Homemade Magnetic Play Bottle

Let's have some magnetic fun today!  Raid the craft closet, the office drawers and send your kids around the house in search of items small enough to put in a water bottle. What You'll Need to Make a Magnetic Play Bottle: An empty water bottle Small items (both magnetic and not … [Read more...]

Celebrating the Academic Success of Your Child

Disclosure:  I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Influence Central for Carson-Dellosa.  I received product samples and a promotional item to thank me for my participation. I am always looking for something to celebrate.  Parties, birthdays, special moments with your kids, … [Read more...]

Not Your Typical Computer Game: A Junior Explorers Review

Disclosure: This post contain my affiliate link.  I was provided with this product at no cost in exchange for an honest review.  Please see my Disclosure Policy for more information.   If you've been hanging out with me for awhile, you know that generally, I don't allow my kids to spend very … [Read more...]

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...]