Free Range Crafting

Free Range Crafting

Free Range Crafting : A Time Without Cause Sometimes we do crafts and there’s an expected outcome. We make masks, paint pots, put googly eyes on paper plates and smile with our kids as these creations come to life. And sometimes, we...

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Basket Love

Basket Love

Baskets of Baskets A Haiku Ode to Baskets: You hold my treasures You invent new collections, One by one by one Like an ark for nature for yarn and blocks and produce When ere there’s a need. A creativity nest. Simple, ancient craft. One by...

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Circular Perpetual Calendar

Circular Perpetual Calendar

So this is a Circular Perpetual Calendar. It was a project that the girls made. And might I say, it is super fun! The girls haven’t quite finished it yet ’cause admittedly it was too difficult for Leviah (4-year-old). Though she...

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The Lovers…

The Lovers…

This activity helped really solidify the order of rainbow colors. I just cut 6 (as finding indigo colored paper is tricky) pieces of construction paper in descending size, starting with purple. Naomi had to glue them together so you could see...

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Building Creatively

Building Creatively

Naomi is on a building kick. She built with these. Just touch one end to a damp cloth and stick them together to form whatever you’d like. Even this crown got MUCH bigger. Drew made her some sweet cedar branch blocks–such a simple and...

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She Knits?

She Knits?

It’s true, I’ve handled the needles a time or two, but I’d never call myself a knitter. Why? well, i’m too distractable. Can you believe that’s not a word? (case and point). Anyway, on my list of accomplishments...

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