Jan 3, 2012

Slow Down. Have Fun. Create.

   Things are slowing down a bit. Brooklyn is back in school. Life is returning to a schedule. We had a great Christmas! The kids and I made a list of things to do while they were out of school so they wouldn’t get bored… we only got through two of them! ha! And I promise we were never bored! :) I think we will continue to work through them!
Our List:
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Make Puff Paint Snowmen
snowmen, half and half shaving cream and elmers glue. dries puffy - will have to try this
Play dough Monsters
Play-dough Monsters
Winter Bubbles
If it’s cold enough outside they fall to the ground and shatter!
Winter bubbles! As long as the temperature is below 0C or 32F, the bubbles will freeze and shatter when they fall to the ground! We'll have to test this out. :)
Stamping with Pencil Erasers

stamping with pencil erasers
Online Story Time
Children's books read aloud online!!
Pine Cone Bird Feeders

Pinecone Birdfeeder
Rapunzel Wig for Brooklyn
easy yarn wig tutorial for rapunzel from tangled

The tooth fairy made her first appearance to our house too! :D

I’m still working at figuring out my New Years Resolutions for 2012.
Here is some of my inspiration:
 This article on the Joy of Quiet
and this video. LOVE! Happy 2012 friends!