Last weekend we moved into a new place! You know the joys of moving two adults, but what about moving a 4 year old? At first he was super excited to move because he now gets his very own bathroom connected to his bedroom!
I really do love to paint. My mother was an aspiring artist in her off time (along with being a writer…where’s her blog? I think she should totally follow my lead and start her own blog!) and she always did fantastically fun craft projects with us, when we were kids. I am a right brained […]
I love playing with play dough. I have always been one of those artsy types of people; as a child, anything that my mom would suggest, that had to do with crafting, I was on board. There is a lot of talk though, about sensory play and how it can enhance the learning experience for […]
When Silas was about 4 or 5 months old, his first Father’s Day rolled around and I wanted to do something special for Andy. (This was spring of 2010) After a lot of contemplation on what I could do that would be an awesome keepsake forever, I thought about all of the times that my […]
I had intended for this post to come out last Sunday, but these paints took MUCH longer than I had anticipated to dry. I was so excited to try these out, I kept checking every day to see if they were done. Silas saw them drying on the counter top and was just about as […]
After buying a whole array of finger paints from Hobby Lobby, for Silas, and setting them all up, I realized there was this stench coming from them. It was a terrible chemical smell! The bottles say non-toxic but they most certainly don’t smell like they’re non-toxic. This situation made me to realize that I could […]