Seven Tips for Setting up an Impromptu Garden Art Studio

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The other day we had the most amazing weather, so we set up a garden art studio... When I was in college I always loved those teachers who took their classes outside on a nice day. So why not recreate that magic with our kids? Did you know that most children don't spend enough time outdoors? Why Making Art Outdoors is so Awesome Being outside is … [Read more...]

How to Set Up an Apple Printing Station

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Have you tried your hand at apple printing? I suppose it's a traditional Fall craft, but since apples find a way into our pantry year-round, I thought this was a fun project to share in these weeks leading up to Summer. You know, when you might need something fun to keep the kids entertained during the long summer days. Apple Prints are an old stand-bye that my children … [Read more...]

Get Ready for an Easy-breasy Summer

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Hi friends! Is it starting to feel like summer where you live? We recently pulled out the Slip-n-Slide and popsicle-eating is in full effect. In case you're starting to get the summer bug, I wanted to share something fun that's been brewing behind the scenes over here. I've been working hard with a handful of my favorite creative, playtime bloggers and I'm excited to … [Read more...]

Summer Camp for Little Innovators: Camp Galileo

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Are you thinking about summer camp yet? If you're super-organized, you may already have a plan in place. And if not, there's still time! We're not planning on summer camp this year, but if I was this is where I'd begin... When I was out for dinner the other night I spotted this awesome poster for Camp Galileo. I don't know about you, but this is not the summer camp of … [Read more...]

How to Make a Paper Airplane

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Have you ever made a paper airplane? Did you learn how to make it from a book? Or maybe it was from the kid you shared a desk with in the third grade? I fall into the second camp, learning from my friends in school. And for all of the hundreds of airplanes we made, not one of them truly soared the way I expected it to. How to make a paper airplane Well guess what? Today … [Read more...]