Monthly Archives: August 2013

Friday Faves: Fave Baby Items

Whether you have a child coming or have a shower to attend, here is a list of non-clothing/blanket items for baby (mostly from 0-9 months) that I love and recommend.  Covering a spread of price options, here they are: 1)      Mesh … Continue reading

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Making Photo Board Books

My son, C, loves to read and loves photos.  To combine those two loves and to help develop his language skills, I make photo board books for him on high interest topics that he can relate to because they are … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday: Height Chart

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Creative Kids Moment: Arrr, ye matey! Pirate Port Holes

Avast, me hearties, here’s a fun activity to try with yer scurvy scallywags that can be adapted for many ages! I first did this project about 10 years ago with a grade three class and had them give themselves pirate … Continue reading

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Friday Faves: Current Fav Art Blogs/Sites

The internet is such a wonderful source of creative inspiration.  My fav blogs and sites are those where people share their creative process.   I have been especially drawn to mixed media work recently and, of course, art for kids.  Here … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday: Kids Room Decor

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Creative Kids Moment: Box Train

As long as there have been boxes, I am sure kids have been creating things out of them.  It gives me secret pleasure, actually, that with all the toys we have, including the high tech gadgets, that boxes continue to … Continue reading

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