To Do With the Kids
Huge "water bed" giant sensory bag. Best outside activity ever! A whole day of fun for under $10 ! This was a HUGE hit.
Must do - YEARLY INTERVIEWS 1. What is your name? 2. How old are you? 3. What is your mom’s name? 4. What does your mom do during the day? 5. What is your dad’s name? 6. What does your dad do during the day? 7. What is your favorite color? 8. What is your favorite thing to eat? (what don’t you like to eat?) 9. Who are your friends? 10. What is your favorite song? Can you sing it for me? 11. What is your sister’s name? (this is fun because they don’t always say the name correctly- for example...
I made these bags last year for my kiddos to hang on their chairs. They wake up on Valentine's Day and have some love from Dad and Mom. It's a fun tradition. Here's the link and tutorial.
A hilarious list of things one mom uses when her kids leave their stuff out all over the house. Seems like a lot more fun than nagging totally need to remember this when they are older.
Coloring Eggs - Use Shaving Cream and food coloring (dark colors) - roll in shaving cream let sit, wipe off. Very Cool!
Starting at age 3, every year on their birthday you ask the same questions and see how their answers change over the years! Add a pic and make a book out of it. 20 questions* : 1. What is your favorite color? 2. What is your favorite toy? 3. What is your favorite fruit? 4. What is your favorite tv show? 5. What is your favorite thing to eat for lunch? 6. What is your favorite outfit? 7. What is your favorite game? 8. What is your favorite snack? 9. What is your favorite an...
I am SO doing this!!! A hilarious list of things one mom uses when her kids leave their stuff out all over the house. Seems like a lot more fun than nagging so doing this when the kids get a year or 2 older!
ideas to strengthen your relationship with your kids, one week's challenge at a time. --A lot of good ideas
Zoo Passport printables with pictures of animals kids can check off as they go. - Mickey would like this. Maybe for Animal Kingdom at #Disney
Wallpapering with fabric - Boil 4 cups of water. Mix about 3/8 cup cornstarch with a little water in a small bowl until the powder is dissolved. Add the cornstarch mixture to the water slowly while stirring. Boil until thickened and then let it cool. This will peel off when you tire of it. No damage done.
DIY how to "wallpaper" using cornstarch paste and fabric--cheap, easy, no damage to paint or fabric when removed. Great! I've been wanting to know the recipe for this.
Put up a baby gate you're not using anymore sideways on a wall. Throw a sheet over it for an instant fort!!! The kids LOVE it :) (thanks FamilyFun Magazine!!!)
Ricochet and Away!: DIY no dye tie dye. So cool and easy, and many more options (I have a crapload of paint!!!)
calendar: paint samples under a picture frame - use a dry erase marker on the glass.