Monthly Archives: June 2013

Washing Seashells

We got a ton of shells when we were at the beach a few weeks ago (some are so big and awesome that they’re on display, and some I glued onto picture frames that I’m going to put beach pictures … Continue reading

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Popcorn Gluing

A few months ago, we were doing a lot of projects with glue. One of our favorites was popcorn kernels and popped popcorn. The first day, we glued down a bunch of popcorn kernels. Then, a day or two later, … Continue reading

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Car Wash + Toy Truck Painting, Part 2

We did toy truck painting last summer as one of our first-ever projects, but I wanted to do it again now that Love Bug is obsessed with trucks. And Sweet Pea was help out too. I taped down a big … Continue reading

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Art Playgroup: Pompom Painting

I found this awesome idea for painting with pompoms. We’d used cotton balls once, but using clothespins to hold the pompoms made it so much easier to hold and also much less messy. We used this for an art playgroup … Continue reading

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Spray Bottle Playtime

We’ve been playing with spray bottles outside lately. Love Bug got the hang of how it works pretty quickly, and he likes squirting everything and pretending to clean the cars. It’s easy and keeps him occupied for a while.

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Superheroes

This was a really fun creative play activity – Love Bug took a towel and asked if I could put it on him as a cape. I tried tucking it into his shirt, but of course that kept falling as … Continue reading

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Picking Up Objects With Tongs

  Tongs and a few small objects to practice picking things up – a really fun fine motor game!

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