It's that time of year again when the heartwarming Christmas classics and legends get turned on! Most families have a time-honored tradition of watching Christmas movies. I mean you can't have Christmas without a good movie to go along with it. Am I right?! But... What if traditional Christmas movies aren't your thing? As a… Continue reading Faith-Filled Christmas Movies for Families
Taste. Smell. Touch. Get your hands a little dirty and bring your kids on an Easter experience that uses all five senses. This is a great unit study that is easy to follow and fun to participate in. Geography, art, science, music, and cooking are all fun ways to incorporate Easter learning with a… Continue reading Palm Sunday Unit Study for Kids
I'm highlighting a few of Ly-Guy's recent birthday parties over the years. It's been awhile since I've shared any birthday party posts, so I'm about to flood the next few blog posts with all things birthday! As a birthday keepsake for each kiddo, we document and print a really inexpensive Walgreens mini photo book that… Continue reading Start Your Engines! Ly-Guy Turns 6! Hot Wheels Race Car Birthday Party
I cannot believe that my little buddy is six already. Back when he turned four, we hosted a cute little Construction Site birthday party for him. Look at that adorable smile! For dessert, the kids ate treats from the Concrete Mixer bar. They chose different construction site toppings for their ice cream. I took… Continue reading Stop the Traffic! Ly-Guy Turns 4!
Are you traveling? Hosting? Feeling stressed? I’ve linked up all of my favorite Thanksgiving ideas to keep your family occupied and entertained during the holidays! I know what it's like to keep littles engaged during this time of year. The driving. The long, family gatherings. It can take a toll on everyone. These are my… Continue reading No Prep Thanksgiving Activities for Kids
Our Elias is turning 6 this week! Pinch me! I can't handle it. Time really does fly. Last year we thought that it was a good idea to begin our chivalry challenge with our boys at home so we decided to celebrate Elias' 5th birthday with a Medieval Feast to officially kick off his training… Continue reading Hear Ye! Hear Ye! Medieval Birthday Party for your Knight-in-Training
Thanks to the wonderful Heather Haupt, we've decided to begin a chivalry challenge with our boys at home this year. Heather calls it, Throwing down the gauntlet! I couldn't agree more! After reading her book, Knights in Training: Ten Principals for Raising Honorable, Courageous, and Compassionate Boys, I knew that raising boys would include nothing… Continue reading The Prince’s Poison Cup DIY Last Supper Kid’s Craft for Easter