On a recent trip to Walmart with my parents, Noah went through the line with them, and Eric and the other kids and I all went through another line. When we met up, my Mom filled me in on what happened at their check out. She told me that Noah had been doing little things to try to help the ... Read More about A helpful boy
A year ago, my daughter Molly and I participated in an organized playgroup once a week with other children that were around her age. I wanted to share the schedule that they used because I thought that it was a great program that could easily be translated into home activities, a co-op ... Read More about Toddler Play Activities for Home or Co-op
As heard in our van... Molly (age 4): Can you teach a monkey to drive? Mom: Drive a car? Molly: Yeah. Can you teach a monkey to drive a car? Mom: Hmmm...I guess you can. Molly (with a knowing laugh before starting up): Yeah, when I was a mommy and you were just a little girl, I ... Read More about Can a Monkey Drive a Car?
This week my children will all be seeing their various teachers - dance, piano, Religious Education - for the last time before Christmas. We still have time to make some quick and easy gifts for them. What we have planned are candles in recycled glass jars.You will need an 8 ounce glass jar with ... Read More about Easy Candle Craft
One of my sisters will not allow me to put together a holiday gift basket for her without this yummy holiday snack mix. The fun thing about this mix is that if there is something you really love, you can add in more. Likewise, if you really don't like a certain mix addition, you can leave it out. ... Read More about Sweet Holiday Snack Mix Recipe