I first saw this on Pinterest from “Growing a Jeweled Rose”, I headed over to the site and I knew right away that we had to do it cause Nico would love it!
Since we don’t use eggs often, it took a few months to collect all the shells. On [...]
(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 [...]
(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 [...]
Salt dough as this month’s entry into Lemon Lime Adventures‘ “12 Months of Sensory Dough” series, has been one of the staple doughs out there for years. Now since we have a resident dinosaur fan and the finished salt dough can look like stone, we came up with the idea of making [...]
(April 17, 2015) A new month and a new sensory dough in Lemon Lime Adventures‘ “12 Months of Sensory Dough” series and the fourth installment calls for “clean mud”. First thought – nothing. How can mud be clean? Isn’t that going against all laws of mudology? In the end we [...]
(Dec. 24, 2014) Alex was supposed to work on Christmas day so our delivery to thank the public servants was unsure. But on the 22nd, when someone agreed to switch shift with him, we were back on! I racked my brain to figure what Nico could make 12 of in a short [...]
We are very happy to participate in this year’s edition of Mama Miss’ event “10 Days of a Kid-Made Christmas”! What is it all about? It is simple. Take a children’s book and craft a Christmas ornament based on it