Cabin Fever Cure

Does your crew own Nerf gun(s)? If so, keep reading.

Step 1. Let the kids develop their “targets” using toys they already have or–my personal favorite–make LEGO targets. The making of said targets kept my crew busy for half an hour. They had a blast.

Step 2. You’re going to have to make the stairs . . . → Read More: Cabin Fever Cure

Welcome to Summer

Need some ideas to put on your summer list? My kids are willing to share their list:

Art Time

Using only pastels, my youngest colored this for me. Ah, perfect timing too. It still feels and looks like winter outside, but my inner clock is ready for spring and flowers! She said the secret to her drawing is to outline everything in black to make it pop. It makes me want to pick . . . → Read More: Art Time

Glow in the Dark Scavenger Hunt

Looking for a cure for cabin fever? I found a sneaky way to get the kids to declutter: Gather any useless fast food toys or broken toys for a glow-in-dark scavenger hunt.

We found a cheap pack of glow in the dark paints at Target during the Halloween season, but I’ve noticed a lot of . . . → Read More: Glow in the Dark Scavenger Hunt