(Dec. 20, 2016) At least once during the holiday season we have the pleasure of attending one of Nico’s Christmas traditions that he came up with. For a few years he has been Christmas caroling with his plush toys in the living room He’s not a fan of original lyrics/song [...]
(Nov. 21, 2016) This morning, after hearing that the garbage bag left outside by papa last night got torn open, he right away tried to figure out which animal did it.
I suggested it might be a raccoon but he guessed either a fox or a mouse (not sure why [...]
It is rare that we are able to participate in a challenge twice, but we are very happy to be part of Mama Miss‘ “10 Days of a Kid-Made Christmas” series for a second time today. Nico’s all-time favorite: “Dinosaur Christmas” (Attention affiliate link for Amazon USA (English version) and [...]
We are very happy to be part of Mama Miss‘ “10 Days of a Kid-Made Christmas” series again. You basically take a children’s book and make an ornament inspired by it, and it has to be mostly kid-made, so it’s really simple. This year it just had [...]
We are currently working on our review of our first year on “Little Passports”, since we are entering our second year, but we just couldn’t wait to let you know about a great deal they have going right now!
Little Passport‘s Black Friday sale is here! And you [...]
It all started when I got the recipe for Cinnamon roll cake pops, a guest post from A Night Owl on I Heart Naptime, in my inbox. I don’t have the mold to make the pops but I have a mini donut maker! Alex got a tube and we got baking, Nico [...]
This month’s dough for Lemon Lime Adventures’ “12 Months of Sensory Dough” is oobleck. For the uninitiated, some call it oobleck, some call it goop, some a beautiful sensory activity, but call it what you want, it is one of the simplest “doughs” you will be able to find, but it is the [...]
I saw a corn starch dough on Paging Fun Mums and somehow it sparked the idea to replace the corn starch with baking soda. In June it was fizzy dough for Lemon Lime Adventures‘ “12 Months of Sensory Dough” series, but I was nowhere near having the time nor inspired. Now I [...]
(Aug. 16, 2014) Nico’s birthday was coming up and we always do a birthday shirt for him, normally it’s an iron on image and a surprise for him the morning of his party/birthday. This year I wanted to do something different, we have tons of freezer paper we got in the US [...]
(June 29, 2015) Nico saw ads on TV about Canada Day and asked about it. After a brief explanation he asked if we were doing something for it? Well we normally don’t, but he wanted to do something. He suggested a party for our homeschool coop, but I reminded him [...]