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Category Archives: activities for kids

When Is A Shoe Box Not Just A Shoe Box?

Do you have one of these in your closet? Hidden in the back, maybe, beneath an old sweatshirt? You could recycle it, or use it to store photos. OR, you could gather your children and, together, you could add a few little trinkets, things like toothpaste, matchbox cars, and pretty little barrettes. You could even […]

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Legos and Kids: The Pros and Cons

Legos are both a blessing and bane in our house. My kids have been playing with Legos for a hundred years.  Or, maybe, it just feels like a hundred years.  We started with the baby Duplos, progressed to those big bricks (also Duplos?), and have now graduated to the tiny little pieces that make me […]

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