HOW TO NOT RAISE AN ASSHOLE

Do you ever get asked the question, “Why did you have kids?” Rather than tell the truth (“too much pinot and too many skipped pills” doesn’t always fly in casual conversation) you might find yourself pausing a moment, waxing philosophical before saying something socially acceptable and horrifyingly arrogant like, “We wanted to make the world… Read more »

SHEILA THE DANCING JUNK PUPPET

Sheila loves to dance! She is a classic rod puppet and is extremely simple to operate. One hand holds the rod (or in this case the ruler) and the other hand holds the straws to move the hands. Don’t be put off by the material list, basically everything can be substituted and you shouldn’t need… Read more »

EASY BUTTERFLY MOBILE

Now, I have to admit, I’m not really a fan of googly eyes and store bought craft supplies…BUT kids love googly eyes and sometimes a few basic store bought craft supplies can go a long way when combined with recyclables and things you have at home. This mobile is really adaptable and as you will… Read more »

RECYCLED PERCUSSION SET

I spend a lot of time trying to get my reluctant three-year-old interested in art and craft and most of the time it’s a bit of an uphill battle. You can imagine how pleased I was when he declared in the back of the car recently that we should reuse the bottles that had accumulated… Read more »