Monthly Archives: November 2013

Lists and Mommy Guilt

I am returning to work Monday, December 2nd.  I have blinked and my mat leave is over.  Where did it go?  I have had Q as my almost constant sidekick for 10 months.  C has had some other activities but Q has … Continue reading

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Creative Kids Moment: Hanukkah Light

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Creative Kids Moment: Hanukkah Crafts

Here are a couple of Hanukkah crafts we have done this past week: For the first ones, I cut out shapes from black construction paper.  C then painted the back with glue.  Last C put strips of tissue paper across the back (I ripped them into strips … Continue reading

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Creative Kids Moment: Hanukkah Handprint Card

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Painting Project: September Serendipity Painting

I am finally getting to the promised post about the method behind my September Serendipity painting. As I have mentioned before, I really like Juliette Crane’s playful style (see her stuff here if you’re interested http://www.juliettecrane.com/blog/). In the on-line lessons, … Continue reading

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Creative Kids Moment: Hanukkah Lace Ups

In honour of our friends who celebrate Hanukkah we are doing some Hanukkah themed toddler art over the next two weeks (the first night of Hanukkah is November 27th this year).  Our first project with this topic in mind also … Continue reading

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Cheerio From the Floor Anyone?

One long ago day b.c. (before children) my husband, J, and I went over to some friends’ house for dinner.  They put their 8 month old on the floor and scattered cheerios around him to buy some time while they … Continue reading

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