mothers day: From Dad and The Kids {last minute quick crafts}

Several simple and last minute Mothers Day gifts to make for all the beautiful mama’s in your life.



play and eat: Bread And Cutters

Sometimes it’s the simple things.  A piece of bread & some cookie cutters make for one happy little boy.



learning monkeys: Pretend Play Inspired By Tulips

A pretend play and learning activity, rolled into one, for this fun tulip inspired free printable activity for the kiddos.



book and craft: Feathered Duck Handprint

We’ve upped the handprint craft ante!  It’s a handprint duck with an added bonus of feathers and a googly eye, making the duck come to life in three dimensional fun!



sensory: Carrot Garden Sensory Bin

A cute and simple-to-make sensory bin that will introduce your child to the exploration of gardening in a fun way.



kiddo crafts: St. Patrick’s Day {DIY ideas}

Here are some quick kiddo crafts to ring in St. Patrick’s Day, including Fingerprint Clovers and Magnetic Tissue Paper Shamrocks.



roundup: {Dr. Seuss inspired} activity & treats

Preparing to celebrate for Dr. Seuss’s birthday?  Here’s a quick roundup of some fun & quick treats for your tummy and a free printable activity too!



book & activity: Booking Across the USA–Delaware {beach mobile}

Along with several beach themed book recommendations, here is also a relate-able activity – a super cute, simple, beach inspired mobile.



learning monkeys: {Dr. Seuss Inspired} One Fish Two Fish Counting Game

{free printable} An activity to accompany One Fish Two Fish.  Practice counting, numbers, colors and fine motor skills.



holiday: Valentine Roundup Kids Crafts & Recipes

A last minute round-up of some kiddo crafts & recipes – it’s never to late (that’s my motto – but hey – I’m late to almost everything)!



holiday: Valentine Roundup {Paper+Printables+Crafts+Recipe}

And, here is the last, last minute round up – more mama stuff with this one!   Some crafts, printables, paper crafts, & a recipe.



fancy fun: Heart Button Beaded Jewelry

This simple & easy craft will have your little one’s heart going pitter patter with some beautiful kiddo-made Valentine jewelry.



holiday: Torn Paper Hearts {The Studio}

A simple and colorful paper craft for kids that is easily made with just a few materials.



book & craft: Snowflake Stained Glass Mobile

It has been snowing a great deal here lately, so what better way to celebrate this winter wonderland than a book and a little craft to go along with it!



fingers & toes: Thumbprint Heart Necklace

Grab your kiddos little thumbs, some acrylic paint, & some shrink film to make this adorable heart keepsake necklace.



holiday: Layered Heart Collages {The Studio}

A quick & fun craft from our Valentine’s Day crafting extravaganza at Kiwi Crate!



sensory: Valentine Rice Bin

A simple & fun sensory bin made with Kool-Aid dyed rice and valentine trinkets.  It’s sure to be a hit with your little valentines.



holiday: Magnetic Tissue Paper Hearts {The Studio}

We’ve been on a Valentine’s Day crafting extravaganza these past couple of weeks! Here is a new craft I just made for Kiwi Crate’s “The Studio”.



ABC Alphabet Cards {free printable}

A to Z – each Alphabet Card is a 4-part learning tool…designed with colors & composition that is suitable for learning & decoration, for boys & girls alike.



KBN Series: The ABC’s of Printables from U to Z

U-Z, each Alphabet Card is a 4-part learning tool…designed with colors & composition that is suitable for learning & decoration, for boys & girls alike.



KBN Series: The ABC’s of Printables from P to T

P-T, each Alphabet Card is a 4-part learning tool…designed with colors & composition that is suitable for learning & decoration, for boys & girls alike.



KBN Series: The ABC’s of Printables from K to O

K-O, each Alphabet Card is a 4-part learning tool…designed with colors & composition that is suitable for learning & decoration, for boys & girls alike.



KBN Series: The ABC’s of Printables from F to J

F-J, each Alphabet Card is a 4-part learning tool…designed with colors & composition that is suitable for learning & decoration, for boys & girls alike.



KBN Series: The ABC’s of Printables from A to E

A-E, each Alphabet Card is a 4-part learning tool…designed with colors & composition that is suitable for learning & decoration, for boy’s & girl’s alike.



The ABC’s of…a 5-day series from the Kid Blogger Network

All this week, for 5 days I will be bringing you the ABC’s of printables.  Every day I will have a different set of letters Monday through Friday.



Mom it Forward – Hand Out Cheerful Post-Its

This month I am participating in Mom It Forward’s 31 Family Friendly Holiday Service Ideas.  Stacy from Kids Stuff World came up with this great idea for a bunch of us to participate in this with her!  We are each signed up to do a different day, and today I am “handing out cheerful post-it’s!!! […]



holiday: Foam Christmas Trees {The Studio}

And yet another fun, new craft I just made for Kiwi Crate’s “The Studio”. It’s not too late to make these – it’s an easy & fun craft to keep the kiddos busy today (I speak from personal experience here ;)! Head on over now to check out how to make & do this fun […]



holiday: Count & Color Christmas Tree {free printable}

We are headed to see Santa in the morning, the tradition we have not yet embarked upon until this year – it should be interesting & fun!  V is very excited, and T, well, he cries when he’s not on mommy’s, daddy’s, or grandpa’s lap (those that are included in T’s pre-approved lap circle ;) […]



holiday: Popsicle Stick Christmas Tree {The Studio}

Here’s another fun new craft I just made for Kiwi Crate’s “The Studio”. Head on over now to check out how to make & do this fun Christmas kid craft! This was one of our favorites!!!!!!!!!!! Popsicle Stick Christmas Tree ♥ ♥ xx ♥ m



holiday: Beaded Pipe Cleaner Mini Wreaths {The Studio}

And yet another fun new craft/ornament I made for Kiwi Crate’s “The Studio” this week. Head on over now to check out how to make & do this fun Christmas kid craft! Beaded Pipe Cleaner Mini Wreaths ♥ xx ♥ m