Here is a fun idea to do with pretty leaves from your yard. You can use fresh leaves or ones that you have pressed, dried and preserved between clear contact paper. Lay a pine cone down on its side. Stick in leaf “feathers” at the widest end of the pine cone. Use white craft […]
Now is the perfect time of the year to explore the great outdoors. So, grab a bag (plastic, paper or canvas) and head outdoors to discover fall treasures. After your expedition, come inside and have a show and tell of what each person found. This is a great time to share feelings and thoughts about why […]
1-2-3 JUMP! The Fun of Raking Leaves.
Have you heard the expression, “Many Hands Make Light Work”? This is such a true statement and the reason our family owned four pitchforks. For you see, even though the kids grumbled going to the barn to clean stalls, we always ended up having lots of fun together and everyone was smiling when we left […]
Fall Leaf Pressing Projects
Fall is the perfect time to explore the beautiful, bountiful treasures of nature. Give each child a bag to pick up their favorite Fall treasures, then head outdoors to explore. After your expedition, come inside and have a show and tell of what each person found. This is a great time to share feelings and thoughts about […]