Sun’s up! Cock-a-doodle-doo!Get out of bed, there’s much to do Put on your boots and head to the barn It’s another busy day here on the farm! Milk the cows andPut out the sheep Throw the slop to the pigs and  The hay to the horsies Check on the eggs, and the little chicks tooThen pick some sunflowers when you’re through Head to the garden with a basket on your arm There’s so much to do each day on the farm! Want… Read more »

A few nights ago, I re-read one of my daughter’s favorite books to her at bedtime, called Little Mommy. This time, as we snuggled up to read, I told her why I chose this particular book: “Hunny, this book reminds me so much of YOU, because everyday, you’re learning how to be a little mommy too, aren’t you?” And this time, I watched her face as I read each page, and in her sparkling eyes, I could almost see her entering the storybook and becoming… Read more »

Totally stole this awesome idea from http://pinkandgreenmama.blogspot.com/. Originally, I needed help keeping my 1 1/2 and 3 year old boys busy for a bit in the morning while I worked with my big kindergartener. My teacher friend, Jennie, suggested I try making one of these sensory boxes for them…  BEST IDEA EVER. Here’s our Construction Site Box: I used one of our small bins, put in a few cups of fish tank pebbles (I’m with pinkandgreenmama, no sand in the house).  Then I added some… Read more »