Monthly Archives: December 2013

DIY Witchery

I am completely bipolar when it comes to Christmas.  One minute, I’m joyfully making hot cocoa after an evening stroll to look at lights.  The next, I’m bah-humbugging that the holidays are too stressful.  It really boils down to one … Continue reading

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Ahhh, the learning process of becoming a teacher- Sense of Touch lesson

Continuing our series of DIY toddler class, 5 senses edition- Today was sense of touch.  I knew I would give the kids a chance to play with one of my favorite things, water beads.  But I also wanted to try … Continue reading

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We don’t have to talk about that, do we?

If you are the type of person that runs screaming from the room when a woman mentions her period, you might want to stop reading now.  I admit it, I’m not a fan of those conversations either.  I mean, just … Continue reading

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Lessons from the Ice

He stands up on the tiny blue ice skates, so strange in shape that they almost look like a pair of high heels. He stays upright and begins to walk toward the rink.  I hold my breathe and wonder what … Continue reading

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Twenty Seconds of Synchronicity

“Do they do that all day long?” My friend, Casey, is pushing her daughter on the swing hanging from the roof of my back patio.  Even without looking, I know what she is referring to.  I can hear the stampede … Continue reading

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Bang the Drum Loudly- Sense of Sound

If you are not into toddler stuff- my apologies.  I haven’t had much time to blog lately, even though I have writing topics running through my mind all day long.  Hoping to get time to write soon.  But I always … Continue reading

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The BEST non messy play idea- why didn’t I think of it?

Believe it or not, sometimes even I do not want my house covered in glitter and finger paint.  As much fun as messy activities can be, we all have days where the house actually needs to remain looking like a … Continue reading

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