Easter Eggs: Shaving Cream & KoolAid Eggs

  We decided to do Koolaid and Marbled Shaving Cream Eggs this year. Shaving Cream Eggs Foam Shaving Cream Food Coloring       We used a foil pan and spread shaving cream across the bottom.  Then used Wilton Food Color Gels to make dots in the shaving cream.  They were a little thick, I …

Continue reading Easter Eggs: Shaving Cream & KoolAid Eggs

Winter Activities to Do Outside

Sometime when we are out of practice it can be hard to come up with things to dooutside especially when it's cold. Snow Activities Make Snowpeople Make Snow Animals Make Snow Angels Make Snow Forts Have Snowball Fight Snow Painting Make Maple Syrup Candy "Write" in the Snow Escape "Snow Monsters" Go Sledding Cross Country …

Continue reading Winter Activities to Do Outside

Nature Slime

It's still so mild outside.  Personally, I don't feel like it's strip down half naked and walk around in bare feet mild, but I seem to be in the minority. My kids are obsessed with slime.  They make slime multiple times a week.  As we've been through this many times before, I try to encourage …

Continue reading Nature Slime

Painting Like Pollock

The weather is still unseasonably mild and we are taking full advantage.  We have been focusing a lot lately on art and creativity in our homeschool. Today's activity was about Jackson Pollock.  We started by reading Action Jackson by Jan Greenberg and Sandra Jordan.  A lovely children's book about Jackson Pollock's life and how he created his …

Continue reading Painting Like Pollock