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      This past Friday we did a Friday Art project, and of course it was butterfly themed to go along with our Butterfly work for the week. This project Stained glass butterfly craft idea was found in my Spring Idea Book...
      Thursday was Ethan's last day at school before Spring Break, and with his birthday being on Sunday (yes he was an april fools day baby) we decided to have him make cupcakes to bring in for his class! Serena and...
      With all the fun ideas I have seen around Pinterest (my new addiction) using a DIY light table, I really wanted one for our class, but just wasn't willing to pay the money they charge for actual light tables!...
      Happy Valentine's Day! I hope everyone has had a wonderful day! Me and Jake went out for a nice dinner last night (to avoid Valentine's day dinner crowd), and Serena stayed home with all the kids! We had our...
      2 Different Homemade Fall PlayDough Ideas We have 2 choices of Homemade Fall PlayDough to rotate for the next month or so. Cinnamon Scented Fall Play Dough Our first is Cinnamon scented Play Dough in a cute apple container, with a pie...
      Our Special Reading Nook for Kids We made our first trip out to Ikea about a month ago, its a 2 1/2 hour drive, so I have been planning and saving for this trip for a while! One of the...
      With the fact that I had the reorganization of the basement going on, orientation for Ethan's and Serena's school, and everything it takes to keep a household of 8 people running, we didn't manage to get much organized school...
      We had my niece over the other day, so we got some school work done in the morning before they got here, and then went and spent the afternoon outside having some bubble fun! I whipped up a quick batch...
      Yesterday the boys did their morning work.. Our theme for the next month is Beach and Ocean, so we have been working on lots of hands on fun all beach and ocean themed! Ethan wanted to use the Metal Inset...
      How To Make Your Own Awesome Homemade Bubble Solution With how much bubble solution we go through I decided it was time to start making our own DIY Homemade bubble solution.  This recipe makes the most awesome bubbles, it is...
      How To Make A DIY Felt Board This project  has been on the to do list for a while! I really wanted a big DIY felt board for the kids but was not willing to pay for one, so I...
      Today was day 1 of our school year! When Gabe went down for his nap this after noon I had the kids work for a few hours, on anything on the shelf or anything I had put in their...

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