Sharks, Monsters, Llamas, and Ninjas…Classroom KidMin Valentine Card Ideas

Sharks, Monsters, Llamas, and Ninjas…Classroom KidMin Valentine Card Ideas

8 Great Valentine’s Day Card Ideas Making your own Valentine cards sounds a little scary, but if you write your message on a piece of paper and copy it, it is faster than running to the store and choosing which box to buy. The following toys were purchased through Oriental Trading Company for our Kids […]

Free Classroom Valentine Printables

Free Classroom Valentine Printables

Free Valentine Printables Directions: Click on the link and download the printable.  When you print, go to your print options and choose how many you would like to print per page.  Click Here for the Black and White “Turtley Awesome” Printable! Click Here for the Color Version of the “Turtley Awesome” Printable Click Here for the Black and White […]

Top 5 Quick Valentine’s Day Breakfast Ideas

Top 5 Quick Valentine’s Day Breakfast Ideas

Top 5 Quick Valentine’s Day Breakfast Ideas Valentine’s Day is on Wednesday, a school day, so unless I am willing to get up at 5 a.m., there isn’t much time to do anything big for breakfast. My kids have all said it should be a holiday from school and observed by all.  I say, enjoy […]

Breakfast fit for an Olympian – Olympic Ring Pancakes

Breakfast fit for an Olympian – Olympic Ring Pancakes

Part of the fun, when it comes to the Olympics, is learning the facts through food!  When my littlest guy walked into the kitchen and saw the pancakes he got really excited and started calling everyone else in. I think the excitement comes when they experience something that is unexpected that is created for them. […]

Family Night: 2018 Olympic Kick off & Easy Dinner Idea

Family Night: 2018 Olympic Kick off & Easy Dinner Idea

Family Night: 2018 Olympic Kick off The 2018 Olympics have officially kicked off!  We love watching and cheering on our U.S. Olympic team! Our house is full of Olympic fun.  I’m not sure if it is because the kids like the Olympics or if they just like the idea of staying up a little past […]

St. Patrick’s Day 2016 Fun, Fun, Fun!

St. Patrick’s Day 2016 Fun, Fun, Fun!

Happy St. Patrick’s Day!  We celebrated with lots of fun around here.  Everything from Leprechaun Traps to a St. Patrick’s Day Tea party.  We even “Leprechaun-ed” a friends house and decked it out with green streamers, ribbon, and leprechaun footprints.  We do have fun doing silly things, but it always comes back to the origin […]

11 Easy ways to Jazz Up Your St. Patricks Day

11 Easy ways to Jazz Up Your St. Patricks Day

By this time you probably realize that we celebrate everything! Are we Irish?  No.  Do we talk with Irish accents? Sometimes.  Do we celebrate St. Patrick’s Day?  Of course! This all started when Big Sis went to Kindergarten and there was talk of leprechauns roaming the school, knocking over the 1st graders traps, and leaving […]

Christmas Tree Krispie Treat Pops

Christmas Tree Krispie Treat Pops

Looking for a cute snack to bring to the Christmas party at school?  Want one that is NOT time consuming?  Here is a fun one.  If you make a few extra’s they are cute to put on your counter and give to those cute little visitors that come to play over Christmas! Christmas Tree KRISPIE Treat […]

Candy Corn Rice Crispy Treats

Candy Corn Rice Crispy Treats

Candy Corn Rice Krispy TreatS ingredients: For the yellow ring 4 1/2 cups rice krispies cereal 5 cups mini marshmallows 3 tablespoons butter For the orange ring 2 3/4 cups rice krispies cereal 3 1/2 cups mini marshmallows 2 tablespoons butter For the white center 2 cups rice krispies cereal 2 1/2 cups mini marshmallows […]