A Simple (but Delightful) Keepsake

Thanksgving Keepsake

  Aside from a week off school, family time, loads of food, football games and great naps, I love what Thanksgiving is all about.  I also look forward to the traditions that have begun now that Rhett is here.  This is Rhett’s third year celebrating Thanksgiving and each year we have made a Thanksgiving gift for his grandparents … [Read more…]

Celebrate Fall

Celebrate Fall

I just love when September rolls around and we get to talk about apples!  There are so many apple activities out there, but I find something so refreshing about these apple barrel projects. To make these apple barrel projects: 1.  Cut white construction paper to 11 X 17 so you can mount it on black … [Read more…]

TBT: Throwback Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving Playgroup Insta

Before I started blogging we made these adorable crafts in playgroup!  TBT(Thanksgiving) to 2013… Turkey Footprint Plate Materials: White Ceramic Plate:  I got mine from the Dollar Tree Acrylic Paint: Brown for the footprint, and colors of choice to paint on the feathers Permanent Marker   Recipe Book Materials: White cardstock to print cover page … [Read more…]

Thankful for our Little Turkeys

Tot School Fall Insta

This tot school was inspired by Autumn and Thanksgiving.  With the temperatures just now dipping below 70, we brought a little bit of fall to San Diego.   We filled the blowup pool with leaves, sand toys and a toy rake. We uncovered pumpkins, gourds and pinecones that were wrapped in foil. We hammered golf tees … [Read more…]

Tot School: Pumpkins and Bumpkins

Tot School Halloween Insta

Our little Bumpkins were sure to get in the spooky spirit after we invited them to play in our Halloween-themed activities.  Thank you to Twodaloo for inspiring me with your creative, educational activities. During this Halloween-themed Tot School experience we: Played with Pumpkin Pie Playdough and Halloween-themed cookie cutters. Unwrapped foil to find small pumpkins and … [Read more…]