Have student wrinkle up the paper heart (not tearing it) and then try to flatten it out. Discuss how words or actions can harm a heart and take time to heal.... Good first week of school activity
Portable LEGO Kit | Mama Papa Bubba
Portable LEGO Kit for Little Travellers - Mama. Papa. Bubba.
Old baby wipes container as a snack box for a long car trip.
This made me laugh...oh the memories of 'unique' items rescued from the pockets of little boys (and big boys too)!
Funny Pictures: Awesome Mom Is Awesome
make a Lego Shelf - Great idea for displaying creations!
Treat box for traveling. One per kid, no refills. Tackle box....love this idea! Need to remember for future road trips! This could also be used for adult treats.... Can you say camping idea
Stop screaming at your kids!!! Road trip clips: One clip for each kid.... If they are sweet, clip stays up, if they are not, clip comes down. Everyone with a clip on the visor gets a treat at the next stop :-) love this idea!!! Will totally be doing this
if you write a letter to a character at disney (walt disney world communications p.o. box 10040 lake buena vista, fl 32830-0040), they will send you an autographed photo back! Could be a fun project for teaching how to write a letter! gonna do this with my kids :)
How to cut kid's hair... a simple step by step for boy's and girl's hair.
The Potion: home remedy for sore throat, hacking cough, tight congestion... Using this in the winter instead of all those mucus relief drugs and decongestants that don't do a thing.
LOVE THIS!! Children's Nighttime Drawing Journal - Each night have your child draw a picture of their favorite part of the day. Then write a caption about the picture.
10 Way to Keep Kids Happy in the Car
Books for daughters that are about brave girls rather than just pretty princesses!
Parents of girls, take note. A small spray bottle with 2 TBSP of fabric softener, the rest water = "Doll Hairspray." Easy method for smoothing and renewing any doll's hair.
Store crayons for the diaper bag in the travel wipe containers - great reuse idea!
DIY Instant oatmeal packs - 60 packs for less than $4.00 and 10 minutes of your time
Lunchbox Cupboard: the kids pack their lunches... pick one from each drawer (fruit, granola bars, snacks, desserts, drinks) The parent chooses what goes in the drawer, but the child learns to make their own choice of what to eat. *I need to remember this! ;)
Resuable checklists, every Saturday morning each kid gets a room
mom's cell phone number bracelet, when traveling with little ones in airports, at amusement parks, school field trips. so smart!