10 Apr 2018

Salt Art Project for kids

  Last night my kids made these really fun salt art projects. We discussed how in ancient times, soldiers got paid with salt because it was valuable to adding flavor or for preserving food. The word salary comes from the word, sal or salt. So simple and fun!   Supplies: Cardstock or heavy paper Glue […]

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18 Nov 2015

Star Wars Snowflakes

Every year my kids and I make fun snowflakes to decorate the house and windows with. We love living in an area where we have a white Christmas. There is something magical about snow around Christmas time. And there is nothing like coming in from outside playing in the snow to a warm cup of […]

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9 Sep 2015

How to Make a Lava Lamp

Have your kids ever wanted a lava lamp?  Well, now they can make their own using every day household items!  This is a fun and inexpensive way to make your very own lava lamp!   Items Needed: Empty and clean 16 oz. tic soda bottle with the lid Vegetable oil Food coloring A large Alka-Seltzer […]

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2 Jun 2015

Sea Life Activities

My kids LOVE the ocean! They can spend the whole day at our local aquarium. Well, let’s be honest, so can I. The sea is so fascinating! It is so vast and full of life! You can spend hours getting caught up in learning about what’s under the deep. I love to learn about these […]

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