Snowball Cookies

Making cookies with Emerson is wayyyy more fun than making cookies alone. Even if it does mean a much more extensive clean-up. Watching her eagerly mix the batter, gently (ish) sprinkle confectioners sugar onto each cookie, and her face when she bites into her hard work is just priceless. Continue reading “Snowball Cookies”

Sensory Art Box for Kids

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Emerson loves art projects! I can’t tell you how happy this makes me since I was very much into art projects growing up, and still am. I especially love the idea of art focusing on exploration, experimentation, and the unlimited possibilities. It’s important at a young age to be able to learn through doing, such as practicing how to hold a crayon or paintbrush and use it effectively all the way to figuring out how something works like sticking pasta shapes into glue. They may seem like small tasks but to your little one it’s these small tasks that help to shape so many important skills like… Continue reading “Sensory Art Box for Kids”

Salt Dough Ornaments

Salt dough ornaments isn’t exactly my creation but I just had to post because it’s not only such an easy (and fun!) activity to do with your little ones but it’s right up my ally, you know, being made of food and all. The best part is that it only takes three simple ingredients, which you probably already have in your cupboard. Continue reading “Salt Dough Ornaments”