Easy Handprint Flowers

Easy Handprint Flowers

My daughter, Sydney loves getting dirty. When I told her we were going to do a craft that involved painting her hand, she literally squealed with delight. Messy? Paint? Sounds like the perfect craft! We started by simply picking the color of the flower we wanted to do. She picked yellow. Start by carefully applying paint to […]

Veggie Necklace: Craft a healthy snack!

Veggie Necklace: Craft a healthy snack!

I’ve seen some great ideas for fruit necklaces floating around the internet!  This one from The Artful Parent comes to mind.  I thought it would be fun to try this same idea using vegetables.  Bella was game!  So I pulled out what we had in the refrigerator & started chopping… Luckily I had some colorful […]

Thrively: Find activities to help your child thrive!

Thrively: Find activities to help your child thrive!

Bella and I just finished her strengths assessment at Thrively.  We went through a series of questions and selected answers which most closely reflected her thoughts and feelings.  The result was astoundingly accurate!  Several very interesting classes in our area were recommended to us based on the results.  Super simple.  You will want to give this […]

Soothie Suckers

Soothie Suckers

We got to sample soothie suckers! Ooooh what a treat!  Bella approved! Mama approved! A dream come true – healthy iced lollies! Soothie suckers come in little squeezie pouches. They are filled with healthy immune supporting herbs. Your child gets a treat and a health boost all in one – genius! The ingredients are all […]

Homeschooling Through Nature

Homeschooling Through Nature

I’ve always said that my homeschooling goal was to educate Bella so gently that she doesn’t really remember how she came to know her basic subjects like math and reading.  I want these things embedded poetically throughout our days.  If she does have memories of her formal education – then I want those memories to […]

Win a Squooshi Filling Station, Today I Ate a Rainbow Kit & Copy-Kids DVD!

Squooshi Filling Station

Welcome to our healthy tots event! Raising children to be healthy from the start is the goal of every parent! We are giving away a prize package that is going to make your job much easier! Win a Squooshi filling station, Today I Ate a Rainbow Kit and a Copy-Kids DVD!  Squooshi Filling Station The […]

Squooshi: Reusable pouches for squishy food

Squooshi Reusable Pouches

What can I say about this clever product that has not already been said elsewhere?  Squooshi reusable pouches are amazing from start to finish!  The first thing you will notice, of course, is how friggin’ adorable they are – the characters have personality, the colors really pop.  Any child is going to be over-the-moon delighted […]

Painting Bread: A fun food art project

Painting Bread: A fun food art project

Have you ever painted bread? I’ve seen several blogs showing how simple and fun it could be… but all of them used white bread and food coloring. So I thought we would experiment with whole grain bread and natural coloring. Guess what!? It worked! Here’s what you need: 1) Whole grain bread 2) Fruit juice […]

Yummy Baby Gifts Cupcake Set ($28 value) Giveaway!

Yummy Baby Gifts

Isn’t this Cupcake Gift Set adorable?! Yummy Baby Gifts has adorably clever designs, good quality products and all of the gifts are must-have items for any baby! Be sure and read Kid Krazed’s full review to see what she thought about them! How would you like a chance to win one of these adorable sets? […]

Yummy Baby Gifts: Design Extraordinaire

Yummy Baby Gifts

I love good design. If you know me, you know that I am as passionate about the appearance of a gift as I am about the content. I am especially choosy when selecting baby gifts. I want great presentation and great value. I want high quality, useful items. I want it to be memorable and […]