How to make a Valentine heart bunting (Origami Craft)

Valentine Hearts For a Valentines craft, we made hearts. I got the idea from Loesje. If you are looking for a Dutch tutorial, Loesje made a great one! We cut out card stock and made cards where we glued the heart made from origami paper, at the front of the card. You will find the instruction […]

How to make a Waldorf Star Lantern (tutorial)

A couple of years ago I got a Waldorf Star Lantern from a friend. It looked so nice, I carefully unfolded the lantern to see how it was made. Today we made new lanterns. Below I’ll show you how to fold it. Here is the end result. Making a Waldorf Star Lantern involves a lot […]

How to make you own Art Cart

Yesterday I was preparing this ‘art cart’ and I must admit. Preparing the cart was fun. Adding crayons, watercolors, scissors, brushes, glue and different boxes for there art work. Sorting all the different types of paper we have. I felt like a good homeschool mom. However, I experienced this other feeling. The feeling of being […]

The "Drink Enough Water" Helper

Water is the driver of Nature. ~ Leonardo da Vinci After our visit to NCAR yesterday, the boys are more then ever interested in water, rain, rainbows, tornados and all of nature. Yesterday we discussed the importance of water for growth. We water the lawn, but we also have to drink water ourselves. Today we […]

3 Rainbow Experiments to do at home with your kids

Yesterday, before he went to sleep, Maximan asked me if he and Midiman could do some experiments the next day. He had an idea about the experiment. It had to be with milk and colors and mixing colors. These are a great experiments to do with children, helping them to see that when colors are […]

How to make Sidewalk Chalk and have some Doodle Time

A fun activity with (or for) your children. I must admit, I have as much fun doing this as Maxi- and Miniman. What do you need 1 part cornstarch 2 parts water add foodcoloring We added this mix in an old ketchup squeeze bottle. And time for fun! Pictures are made by a dear friend. […]

Enjoy this blog? Please spread the word :)

WordPress Backup