I’m not going to lie to you; it’s been toddler tantrum city around here lately! D&K are both getting over a wicked nasty virus that’s been hanging on for 2 weeks now. As D&K get more run down, the timeline from frustration to full-on meltdown shrinks to about 2 milliseconds for them. However, just as …
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This was one of those weeks where I was supposed to be on my own with the kids. Dada was scheduled to fly to the other side of the country for work commitments so I knew I was going to have to get organized and get some activities ready for when the twinkies came home …
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One of our new favourite sensory activities! This is a super simple recipe and totally suitable for kids that are still mouthing (like my kiddos!) Edible Slime Recipe: 1 cup Water 1 Tbsp psyllium seed husks (we always have this around as I typically add it to foods with lots of calcium eg grilled cheese …
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This year we didn’t carve any real pumpkins. The only real pumpkins we had in our house were pie pumpkins that I turned into…wait for it…pie! 🙂   I had the kids make paper mache pumpkins instead. With a really easy paste recipe (1c flour and 3/4c water), strips of news paper, and a little …
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It’s another chilly day here in the north. Given that K is still recovering from pneumonia we’ve been doing a lot of indoor activities. This morning I had the kids make foam Jack O’Lantern crafts. Recently I bought D&K mini pumpkins from our local farmer’s market and let them play with them in any way …
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