Art, in all it's forms, is an obsession for my daughters these days. They would literally colour, cut, paste and glitter glue for hours if I let them; some days I do, some days they get kicked outside to enjoy some fresh air! All of this art has lead me to have strong opinions on what makes a colouring book a winner: it needs to have thick pages (so markers don't bleed through), large shapes that are easy for young artists to colour (too much detail is frustrating when you're using crayons) and Read more [...]
It was only a matter of time. Despite not being introduced to the Wiggles until last year, I've got two huge fans in my house now. NCircle Entertainment sent us "Hot Potatoes! The Best of the Wiggles" and while it's not quiet time, it is a guaranteed dance party!
“Sing and dance with The Wiggles as they perform their most loved songs in Hot Potatoes! The Best of The Wiggles!
The Wiggles have drawn millions of people over the years to see their live concerts, setting records for their sold Read more [...]
I've been a stay at home mom since my oldest was born over 5 years ago, so I'm no stranger to having to fill all of the waking hours of the day, but this is the first time that we're experiencing a true "summer vacation" mode of thinking. I wholeheartedly believe in making teaching my daughters to entertain themselves but I know that after spending 6 hours a day in class with almost 30 friends, I'm going to need to have some activities on hand for the days that the dreaded "I'm bored!" chorus Read more [...]
I have a few personal goals I'd like to achieve this summer, in addition to the usual "be a super fun, more relaxed Mom and have the best summer ever" stuff. I'm trying to bike more with the girls in the bike trailer instead of driving to close play dates and errands, I want to continue learning to crochet and make some doll booties as a starting project, and I want to get on top of my digital pictures. I've been making annual photo books using the digital scrapbooking software from my last My Read more [...]