Author Archives: Anne

Abstract Art

This was such a fun, easy art project that turned out great!  I gave my girls white paper , a coffee cup, and a pencil.  I told them to trace as many circles as they wanted and to overlap some.  Those were all my directions. Then I set them loose to create!  When they completed [...]

An Almost Sleepover

For my 8 year old’s birthday party she wanted a sleepover. I’m not a huge fan of sleepovers so we compromised on an “almost sleepover party”.  The girls showed up in their pj”s and favorite doll or stuffed animal.  We had games, pizza, crafts, dancing, and lots of fun!  And the best part… everyone left [...]

Chicka Chicka Boom Boom!

I’m going to go  ahead and ask you to ignore the fact that it has been almost a year since my last post.  Life kind of got crazy last year and blogging was the last thing on my mind.    But, I’m back and determined to resurrect my little blog by posting more often. My [...]

Yummy Corn of Copias

We made these easy, yummy treats this afternoon and they turned out great!  There’s still time to make some before the big meal tomorrow.  In fact, these would be perfect for the kids to work on tomorrow while you are cleaning and cooking. *dip the tip of your sugar cone in water for about 20 [...]

Scarecrows

In school last week Molly talked about scarecrows.  They made their own class scarecrow, read some sweet books, and made an adorable scarecrow of their own.  She used fabric, straw, buttons, markers, and paint.  I continued the scarecrow theme at home.  Here are a few things we worked on. I kept the kernels in her [...]