Conversation Cards

Conversation Cards

Still planning your Valentine’s Day activities? Looking for a fun, creative, do-it-yourself idea?  I am excited to share this easy way to connect with your significant other.  As husband and wife we should be growing together and dedicating time to communicate with one another.  I created these conversation cards to show my husband I am…

Christmas Season Sensory Bins

Christmas Season Sensory Bins

As you may know, my children thoroughly enjoy sensory bins.  We have four table top bins – one for each kid and they take turns switching with one another.  It creates hours (yes, hours!) of fun!  Today I hit up the dollar store and purchased some items for Christmas season sensory bins.  They were so…

Sensory Bin Fun

My children have fallen in love with sensory bins!  Since my youngest has reached the age where he enjoys playing with the items; as opposed to, simply ingesting them…it was time to collect some pieces to create our very own sensory bin fun at home.  The kids and I put on our thinking caps, brainstormed some themes for…

Rain cloud experiment

Rain Cloud Experiment

The kids and I often spend our mornings at the Parent & Family Literacy Centre.  We recently did a fun rain cloud experiment!  The kids enjoyed it so much, we couldn’t wait to give it a try at home. It’s incredibly simple to make and super fun to watch.  Here’s what you need: Clear glass jar Water Shaving Cream Food…

Season of Giving

Season of Giving

Tis the season for shopping, wrapping and gift giving.  We are reminded of the reason for the season and let our light shine through giving to those in need.  Toy drives, volunteering at soup kitchens, random acts of kindness, sponsoring a family etc.  There are always people in need and many ways to give back to…

Inspired Creations

Inspired Creations

September is the perfect time to re-evaluate goals, tighten schedules, reassess chore charts and start new routines.  I love implementing fun, new activities with my kids.  I recently stumbled upon this wonderful blog and discovered some great ideas that the kids are absolutely loving!  Below are two simple yet powerful projects we started this month.  Thanks to Amanda for the…

Rapunzel Tangled Party

Rapunzel Tangled Party

My oldest daughter just celebrated her fifth birthday.  She was especially excited as this was her first birthday party with her friends!  As per her request, we had a Rapunzel Tangled Party! Thanks to Pinterest, we had a lot of fun planning A’s Rapunzel Tangled Party.  The weather was awesome and A and her guests enjoyed an outdoor party!…

Animal Hats

Animal Hats

This is an easy, inexpensive craft project that provides endless hours of fun for the family!  The supplies we used to make our animal hats can be found around your home and at your local craft store and you can be as simple or as detailed as you like.  What an easy way for children to keep their…