I have a little roundup of some summer coloring pages for you today. To say we like coloring would be an understatement. My little girl pulls her crayons off the shelf everyday and insists on having someone join her. Some days she just marks up some plain or scrap paper. Other days she’s really into… Continue reading Summer coloring pages
I may have mentioned before that we try to visit the library often to check out some new to us books and explore different authors. We also have access (through the library) to an extensive online catalog of books, audiobooks, and music. Some of the books we’ve picked out for this week are water/ocean/beach themed.… Continue reading Water week!
As I mentioned before, it’s the final month of summer and I’m really going to encourage the kids to do something other than lounge around the living room. I’ve decided that all month long we’re going to have an activity of some sort. A craft project, helping in the kitchen. And I’m going to loosely… Continue reading Star Art
It’s been a little hectic over here. After birthday weekend, we had a surprise visit from some relatives. Then helping Bugs prepare for state tests and now we’re at the end of school. So I’ve got ideas for summer and projects that we might start tackling around the house. My little baby is growing up… Continue reading Toddler girl room ideas
It’s been quite warm recently, making the choice of a flamingo party appropriate. It has a summer vibe (though we’re barely in spring). I wanted to make sure that I didn’t go too summery and I wanted to stay away from looking tropical. So no pineapples or palm trees, but fun pink florals. I thought… Continue reading Flamingo party prep
New feature! As I find memories I remember from years past, I’ll jot down a few notes for these Memory Mondays. As I start to prepare for baby girl’s 2nd birthday, I thought back to her party last year as well as other parties I have enjoyed over the years. Having a party at home… Continue reading Memory Monday
Hello! I just wanted to drop in and day Happy New Year. We had to jump right back to our usual schedule around here so I’m still doing a bit of catching up from the holidays. In fact, it still looks like Christmas at our house so I desperately need to find some time to… Continue reading First week