The meaning of Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is coming around again! Honestly this year has been a huge whirlwind of events. So much that the holiday season just snuck up on me! I blinked and bam! It’s Halloween and before I could take another breath, it’s Thanksgiving! As you know, I’ve been having a life changing journey of my own over … Read more

Pizza and Pumpkins

Today was Letter P day in preschool. And how appropriate for it to be so close to Halloween! One of the key principles I build my preschool on is to provide kids every opportunity to experience all life has to offer. When I sit down to do these lessons or update projects on the site, it always … Read more

New Projects and Window Display!

My hands are absolutely covered in marker, paint, school glue, hot glue residue, pom pom fuzz, pipe cleaner pokes, and glitter. These battle wounds can only mark the victory of a PROJECT WEEK! Our daycare kids are all going to be out of town for the holidays, so I had to make sure we were … Read more

Christmas Tree Project

Yesterday we did a great Christmas Tree Project with the kids!  We decided to make this a 3-D project and broke out the fun crafting bins. We used foam circle stickers, small pom poms for the little ones, beads for the older kids, and pasta. I noticed with the Littles they were having a hard … Read more

Project Day!

We had a great day today! We caught up on all our projects that have needed a little time to finished and even started a few more! Below you’ll see two new projects: Reindeer Wreath and Snowflakes!We also updated our Big Tree to match the season! Check it out! We combined two templates for this project. I added … Read more

Santa Project!

We did a cute Santa project with the kids last week! A simple cut and paste Santa makes for a quick, easy project and great quality time with the kids. I did this project with ages 3, 27 months, and 21 months and they did an AWESOME job! Since the little ones are a little … Read more

Turkey Centerpiece

We made these Turkey Centerpieces today to decorate our Thanksgiving table! Sponge painting the body. Hand tracings for the plume. Google eyes. Pipe cleaner feet, And a yellow foam beak! Tons of fun and cute to boot! =) Detailed instructions for the Turkey Centerpiece here!