Wishing you all a very Merry Christmas! Only a couple days left for Christmas crafts, so I wanted to share the cute Rudolph craft that Olivia made this week. Here are the materials that we used: Toilet paper roll Brown construction paper Pencil Scissors Tape Glue Google eyes Red Pom Pom First I folded the… Continue reading Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer
Olivia loves to look for random objects around the house. She often brings me toys and asks me to hide them, or we will go on hunts for different colors and shapes. Today we made our search more festive, and looked for candy canes. I hid 10 candy canes throughout the house, and Olivia used… Continue reading The Case of the Missing Candy Canes
‘Tis the season for all things Christmassy! Today we made some napkin holders to dress up our table. These are a great way to develop your little one’s fine motor skills. Here are the materials that we used: Green construction paper Toilet paper rolls Scissors Marker or pencil Small buttons Yellow Pom Pom Elmer’s… Continue reading Christmas Tree Napkin Holders
Will they choose us? That’s the question that keeps echoing in my head over and over again. Yesterday, we met with a birth family, and are now awaiting the news of whether or not they will choose us to parent their child. I am feeling such a flood of emotions right now: nervousness, anxiety, excitement,… Continue reading Our First Meeting
Olivia loves all things sparkly, so it’s no surprise that glitter is one of her favorite craft materials. I however, often tended to avoid using it because of the huge mess it made. I am happy to say that I no longer fear the use of glitter! While on Instagram yesterday, I received an amazing… Continue reading Don’t Fear the Glitter!