I can’t believe that the end of the school year is here! Olivia had an awesome first year of preschool with her wonderful teachers. I know that she will miss them, and her friends, but is also excited for us to have a fun summer together! Olivia’s class did a group gift for her teachers,… Continue reading Yum!
Yesterday we celebrated Jim’s birthday! Olivia was very excited to make the day special for him. She knows that he is a huge Star Wars fan, and insisted on making a Star Wars themed card for him. I found this really fun Star Wars craft on Pinterest. http://mominspiredlife.com/star-wars-r2-d2-craft-for-kids/ Included on the link you will find… Continue reading Happy birthday, Daddy!
Olivia and I love to make Suncatchers. This time, my nephew, Joey, joined in on the fun. Friday’s are Grammy and Joey day for Olivia and me. This week, Grammy was away so I had fun hanging out with the kiddos solo! I find that the days go more smoothly when the kids have a… Continue reading Dragonfly Suncatcher
Last year, we raised caterpillars, and then released them once they became butterflies. Olivia has already started asking if we can do this again, and of course I said YES! When teaching first grade, I always looked forward to the arrival of the caterpillars, and I am so excited that I get to watch this… Continue reading Beautiful Butterfly!
This weekend, Olivia received a plant during Children’s Time at church, and she has been very diligent about watering it! In fact, I think she asks to water it about 5 times a day! Since she has become such a fan of gardening, we did some planting today! Before beginning our planting, we read the… Continue reading Let’s Garden!