Build a Relationship – Interview a Grandparent and Write a Biography

Build a Relationship – Interview a Grandparent and Write a Biography

Photo by Christian Bowen on Unsplash Grandparents love grandchildren unconditionally. They are the children they can enjoy and return at the end of a good visit. They are the children they did not have to raise and worry about 24/7.  Grandchildren are their legacy, continuing the family story long after they have gone. Grandparents are full of memories of their childhood and children love listening to their stories. Why not put this to good use? Encourage your children to…

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Read Your Heart Out – Resources for the Young Book Lovers

Read Your Heart Out – Resources for the Young Book Lovers

as Stephen King famously said – Books are uniquely portable magic! So let the magic take over, and transform a dull, dreary afternoon into a fun, adventure in the land of stories.

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Must try Independence Day Art and Crafts your kids will love!

Must try Independence Day Art and Crafts your kids will love!

Photo by Lucky Trips from Pexels Independence Day – Get Craftsy!  Let’s jump to celebration mode as Independence Day is soon approaching. If you plan to get crafty with little munchkins at home or in school, we have a few tricolor crafts on mind that your kids will definitely love. If you have already tried a hand on pulses flag, Tiranga Rangoli, Tricolor Popsicle stick coasters, Handprint flag on paper, it is time to celebrate Independence Day with these…

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Why Not Celebrate Raksha Bandhan as Siblings Day!

Why Not Celebrate Raksha Bandhan as Siblings Day!

So let’s celebrate Rakhi this year with a promise to always be there for each other. Just because you are sisters or two brothers this festival is not less important to you and still calls for celebration, love and presents.It’s definitely a good thing Raksha Bandhan has expanded its scope to include sisters, siblings in law, cousins. We need all the sibling figures we can get.Siblings are the precious gifts God has sent just for me.

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Stay Home – Bring the forest indoors with these 10 enchanting ideas

Stay Home – Bring the forest indoors with these 10 enchanting ideas

Lockdown is in place and we are all stuck indoors. While we would have taken off on a holiday, this summer we can only dream forests, mountains, beaches, and other holiday destinations. The saving grace of social distancing lies in the activities that keep families busy and doing things together. Yes, we may not be able to travel outdoors to the forests or mountains or beaches. But you can get the greens inside! Turn your living…

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Do it! – I Spy in the Sky – Cloud Gazing

Do it! – I Spy in the Sky – Cloud Gazing

Cloud Gazing is a quick and simple way to explore nature in your own backyard. Clouds are a playground for the imagination! Cloud Gazing or Cloud Watching allows us to quickly connect with nature and with each other. Cloud Gazing is all stretching the imagination and can be enjoyed almost anywhere and for as long as you want. Cloud Gazing offers many benefits: It encourages creativity and helps out of the box as well as abstract thinking…

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Frame those blooms – Pressed Flower Art

Frame those blooms – Pressed Flower Art

It’s spring! And with Spring come the flowers. Why not preserve the beauty of those flowers and use them in art? Pressed flowers preserve one of nature’s most beautiful gifts. Flower pressing is one of those classic childhood crafts that are enjoyable and help get us work with natural elements. This offers children an opportunity to observe flowers (or any of the things in nature) and learn to value them. Collect as many seed heads,…

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Agamograph – An exciting and incredible 3D Art Project using 2D Art

Agamograph – An exciting and incredible 3D Art Project using 2D Art

Do you know what an Agamograph is? No? Have you seen those amazing plastic-covered images that change when you move them? In this DIY, we will show you how to make them without the lenses and the plastic. And it is very easy to make! What is an Agamograph (also called Lenticulars) An Agamograph or Lenticular Art is composed of two (or even 3) images that changes when looked from different angles. It is named…

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Lockdown Makeover – Let the Kids Redecorate their Room

Lockdown Makeover – Let the Kids Redecorate their Room

We thought this could be a great time to get children to do a lockdown makeover for their rooms – plan, design, DIY, paint, craft – what’s not to love!

So, here’s a rough guide and a few ideas to help your child do up their rooms, and make it Insta-worthy!

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