Thanks to Boise Paper for sponsoring this post. For most people, February means Valentine’s Day. February is birthday season for our family. For each child, we strive to provide a themed party filled with fun for the birthday child and their invited friends. This year, our self proclaimed artist has asked for an art themed
Create personalized candy hearts candy boxes with an image of the receiver or the giver for this adorable Valentine Day craft that can be used by classroom teachers, parents or wanting to surprise a sweetheart. Grab an inexpensive set of heart candies in the Valentine boxes. Be sure to complete the “TO/FROM” tag on the
One thing we found fascinating when first arriving in Florida from the mid-west (beside the wonderful weather) are holiday activities. The area where we live hosts several holiday parades where schools, community organizations, and businesses participate. The theme of the parade this year is: Bright Lights, Holiday Delights We’re members of Adventure Maidens, a group
If you build it they will come….. We wanted to create an interactive creative play area to engage student learning and dramatic play. With a package of felt squares from Oriental Trading, we set out to create a Gingerbread House to go along with our study of gingerbread related books. Folding a piece
Once upon a time… We decided that making gingerbread houses was something we wanted to tackle. Locating recipes to make the gingerbread and the royal icing before the Internet required a different type of research, but we finally compiled everything necessary to embark on our first gingerbread house with the exception of one elusive ingredient.