Monthly Archives: July 2013

Creative Kids Moment: Colour Me Happy Water

Creative Kids Moment: Colour Me Happy Water This is a really simple activity but kids of a range of ages love it.  I have done it with children in my care before and find it is best for the 3 … Continue reading

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Health: Febrile Seizures

C recently had a febrile seizure.  It was actually his second one but the first one was nothing compared to this time around.  This one lasted two to three minutes (which felt like hours), his body was rigid, he foamed … Continue reading

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Me Breaks: 10 Minute Writing Moments (Part II)

This is part of my weekly short writing activity series.  Just as a reminder, it is a writing exercise that I find can be at least started in a short time period.  The goal is to try to get in … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday: Chicken Loving

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Me Breaks: 10 Minute Writing Moments (Part I)

For the next month, I’m going to share one short writing activity weekly.  It will be a writing exercise that can be at least started in a brief time period.  I try to get in one writing session a day.  … Continue reading

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Creative Kids Moment: Rainbow Prints

Supplies: Paint (I have Crayola finger paint.  It is non-toxic and wipes up easily but any would do.) Container lid (such as yogurt lid) Blank cards Plain paper (optional) Method: 1)    Put a dollop of several colours around a container … Continue reading

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Toddler-friendly Summer Bucket List

It seems like there’s a Bucket List going around for everything so I’m jumping in too.  Here’s my toddler friendly Summer 2013 Bucket List. 1)      Buy an ice-cream from an ice-cream truck 2)      Roast marshmallows 3)      Try a new ice-cream … Continue reading

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