3 Ways to Dye Easter Eggs

Fun Ways to Dye Eggs  As Easter approaches, the time of dying eggs is at hand, and while many might buy the packets of compressed colors at the box stores, the truth is, they do hinder the experience with color limitations, they call for the use of vinegar, which many people oppose, not to mention…

Making Jello Eggs

Bringing Some Color to the Table! When I was younger my grandmother made eggs in Jello molds for Easter, they were cute and yummy and I thought why not give them a try. I didn’t think making Jello eggs would terribly hard and so I set out to try. It is important to say that…

Easter is More Than Eggs and Bunnies

Meaningful Easter Activities In a world of plastic eggs, chocolate bunnies, pre-made baskets and holidays that are over commercialized, I am sometimes asked how I can celebrate a meaningful Easter with stories and candy, but the truth is most traditions can be traced to more meaningful ideas and situations. Easter is more than eggs and bunnies,…

Easter treats

Cute Treats for Easter I don’t know if it is that as Easter comes, so does Spring, but I find myself in a frenzy of crafts and recipes at Easter time, more so than even Christmas. I wanted to make some Easter treats and found myself with these hits! Chocolate Nests These are so good,…

Groundhog Day Crafts

Who Says Groundhog Day Can’t Be Fun? Groundhogs are the only animals that have their own holiday here in the US, so whether it is Groundhog Day or a unit studying them or just because, they deserve a little wink and a nod. I think the little guys are adorable and this past Groundhog Day,…

Festive Deviled Eggs

Yummy and Fun! With Easter comes tons of boiled eggs and probably deviled eggs. If you use regular food coloring to dye your clean, boiled eggs, keep the dye and make some festive deviled eggs. After the kids find all of the eggs, it becomes time to make something of them. Deviled eggs are a…

Valentine’s Day ideas, with Fingers and Toes

Cute Crafts to Cherish Valentine’s Day is tomorrow and maybe you are still looking for something small but meaningful, to do with your little ones. Over the years I have done different things but when I can, I like to us their hand and foot prints to commemorate. It might seem redundant now, but some…

Food with Love – Valentine’s Day Treats

Valentine’s Day Treats Valentine’s Day is almost here and boy has it turned into a 3 ringed circus. From expensive jewelry to endless roses and gifts going to not just your sweetheart but to your children, their teachers and even pets, this holiday, which is originated from Bishop Valentine performing weddings in secret, has gotten…

Groundhog’s Day For Kids

Happy Groundhog’s Day Every year people mention how stupid Groundhog’s Day is, but I personally like it. Groundhog Day may seem like a crazy holiday to celebrate and trust me we don’t go crazy, I mean it is a day about a rodent predicting the weather, but I like to have fun with my family and…

Groundhog Day facts

9 Groundhog’s Day Facts Groundhog’s Day is a little holiday in February that gives us all hope that spring weather is coming soon. Most people overlook it BUT as the long winter months drag on for those of us in the north… a reason to celebrate the thought of warm weather is a great distraction! …