DIY Seashell Frame – Use those shells!

We love going to the ocean and since we live far from one it is a truly special. We always arrive home with at least a handful or two of shells and other beach treasures. Rather then let them sit on a shelf or in a jar, we made a custom seashell frame. These shells . . . Read More: DIY Seashell Frame – Use those shells!

Water Target Play


Is it exceptionally hot where you live? Water play is refreshing when the temperatures soar. This activity is a combination of science, physics, motor skills, cause and effect, and fun. Plus it is beyond simple. We had a great time with water target play!

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A Crown of Grass

To celebrate summer time we’re making a crown of grass. This craft was inspired by Ms. Lora from our local library’s summer preschool story time. She made this crown with our preschoolers. The kids loved it and they looked adorable. It requires only basic supplies and a wide age group . . . Read More: A Crown of Grass

Simple Swimming Pool Games


The heat is on and these simple swimming pool games are cool and fun. They are perfect for any summer day or a pool party. Our local pool limits the number of pool toys and inflatables; and these ideas require very few props and toys. As always, supervision around water is . . . Read More: Simple Swimming Pool Games

DIY Summer Bucket List & Book List

Friends summer is officially upon us! I love the first day of summer because it is almost always my daughter’s birthday. In her honor, I want to share our DIY Summer Bucket List and Summer Book List free printable. This is such a fitting birth date for Bethany. She has always . . . Read More: DIY Summer Bucket List & Book List