Mitch loves building crazy things with LEGOs–cars, towers, spaceships, monsters, boats, you name it, he’s built it! But some of the best fun he’s had with LEGOs is when I take him to a workshop.The best thing about LEGO camps is Mitch gets to meet other LEGO crazy kids, learn new building techniques and discover the […]
Mitch worked very hard on the next project. He made a teeny tiny house from clay so we could bring you a DIY fairy garden terrarium made from–get this–a soda bottle!
I woke up this morning to blue skies and chirping birds–it’s spring in St. Louis! Or is it?? Yesterday it was 70 degrees so I took the boys to Elephant Rocks–along with the rest of Missouri. The place was packed and people were parking on Hwy 21 outside the park entrance! Why? Because everyone knows that […]
It’s spring! And that means Easter is just around the corner–and so are egg hunts! If you’re looking for a fun place to take the kids for a big egg hunt, I’ve got just the place for you: Eckert’s in Belleville! What, you thought Eckert’s was just a place to pick fruit? Heck no, Eckert’s […]
Welcome spring with a fun, colorful and super easy DIY frame that the kids can make with just a few cheap supplies. I got the idea for this project after a frame that Mitch made for me in pre-school was “broken” on “accident.” Seriously, I have no idea how my coffee spilled on a frame […]
Can’t wait for spring to get here? Give it a jump start by sprouting some seeds indoors! You can do it as a little science experiment, or just for giggles. Either way, kids will love to grow a cute garden of their own. We spotted these window sill garden kits at Walmart and couldn’t resist! Mitch […]
Ugh, is this the worse Spring Break we’ve had in St. Louis in forever? Yuck! One of my Facebook friends shared a photo measuring snow in the area with a freakin’ Barbie buried up to her chest! A quick check of my hard drive (where I have too many photos lingering) tells me that spring […]