Tabletop Tic-Tac-Toe


Create a Simple Tabletop Tic Tac Toe Game



I love having little ways for the kids to occupy themselves during the summer. They are pretty good at entertaining themselves, but it is still fun to have a yard full of things that make them want to hang out here.











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The Incredibly Simple Game that Entertained the Kids for Hours

It took me about 30 seconds to put this game together, and it entertained the kids for HOURS!




Ahhhh, summer... I adore summer, the sight of gorgeous blue skies, the smell of bonfires with friends, the feel of the sand beneath my feet, the taste of produce fresh from the farmer's market, and the sound the childen saying "I'm bored". Oh wait, nobody likes that last part. Well I have a super easy, super quick game that will have those kids giggling for hours.








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Nature Scavenger Hunt

Nature Scavenger Hunt- taking photographs, not items




We are so lucky to live in an area that is absolutely gorgeous this time of year. We are surrounded by woods, and the land is filled with hills and valleys, and riddled with tiny creeks. The neighborhood kids all spend a great deal of time playing in these woods, but this is the first year that I have truly felt comfortable enough to let my son go adventuring with them. 









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Teacher Appreciation Gifts with DIY Flair

12 Semi-Homemade Teacher Gifts





It's that time of year again. The time when we thank the teachers of the world for taking our children in, educating them, caring about them, and let's be honest, giving us parents a break from them. :-) 









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