The 7 Days of Creation in Legos

My children can spend hours building, creating and playing with legos.  They build/rebuild, imagine all sorts of story lines and use their creations to reenact plots endlessly.  And yes, the little bricks are all over my house, too.  But here is the cool part:  As a mom, if I can take something my … [Read more...]

7 Days of Creation in Legos {Day 7 – God Rested}

It is the final day in our Creation in Legos series.  And while on the 7th Day God rested, we still have one last item to build . . . a throne.  If you’re joining us for the first time, you can find Day 1 here and this is the lego set (affiliate link) we’ve been using for our entire creation … [Read more...]

The 7 Days of Creation in Legos {Day 6 – Man & Animals}

We are moving right along in our creation series!  Today, we are building according to what God created on Day 6.  Your kids can build Adam, Eve and whatever animals they would like!  We built a frog, turtle and zebra.  Well, we actually built more, but these were the ones that made the cut. In … [Read more...]

The 7 Days of Creation in Legos {Day 5 – Birds & Fish}

Enter birds and fish!  It's Day 5 in our Creation series in legos and today, we're building what God created on the fifth day. If you've missed our series, you can start at the beginning, here.  And don't miss out on other great ideas and crafts from different bloggers in the Creation Story for … [Read more...]

The 7 Days of Creation in Legos {Day 4 – Sun, Moon & Stars}

Welcome back!  Have you been with us the whole week for our creation in legos series?  If not, you can start here.  We are having a blast! Today is Day 4 and we're talking about how God created the sun, moon and stars.  Once we build, we will add the sun, moon and stars to our sky from Day 2. … [Read more...]

The 7 Days of Creation in Legos {Day 3 – Land, Sea & Plants}

  It is Day 3 in our 7 Days of Creation in Legos series!  Today is the day we are going to get more creative in our designs and have some fun master building!  Follow the tutorials below or let your kids come up with their own Lego creations of land, sea and plants. As I have mentioned in … [Read more...]

The 7 Days of Creation in Legos {Day 2 – Sky}

Welcome back to our series on the 7 Days of Creation in Legos.  If you missed yesterday, you can go here.  Today we are looking at Day 2:  Sky.  (And don't forget to check out the other bloggers I am teaming up with for this creation series.  There are some great ideas at the bottom of the … [Read more...]

The 7 Days of Creation in Legos {Day 1 – Light}

I am very excited to be teaming up with a great group of Christian bloggers for The Creation Story For Kids Series.  Scroll down to the bottom to check out more creative activities, crafts and experiments. Are your kids into Legos?  Mine are absolutely and positively crazy for them. … [Read more...]

Gifts that Build Faith in Children

One of my favorite times of the day with my kids comes in the evening.  Just before their bedtime, my two sweet babies and I climb into my super tall bed.  (And when I say climb, I mean CLIMB.  My mom's guest room hosts a tall victorian 4-poster bed that even I can hardly get in.) But that is … [Read more...]

Why Do Leaves Change Colors? A Science Experiment with Kids

  "Why do leaves change colors?"  Have your kids ever asked you this question?  I'll admit, I had forgotten the scientific reason and copped out to the simple explanation of the change in seasons.  I might have also used my awesome go-to answer, "Because God made it that way."   And while … [Read more...]