Abacus for Preschool Math

I purchased The Classic Wooden Abacus from Melissa and Doug a few months back to start “formally” teaching my four year old some early math.  He took to it right away. Children love to play with the abacus because of its beautiful color and the texture of the beads. Not only are they fun to look at and play with, but there are so many early math activities that can be done with an abacus.

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No Bake Cinnamon Ornaments

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Want to fill your house with the delicious scent of cinnamon, have fun with the kids and make some simple Christmas ornaments? Then give these No Bake Cinnamon Ornaments a try!

This is a wonderful recipe- it requires NO BAKING, only four ingredients and takes only minutes to whip up a batch of dough. And the absolute best thing about this recipe is that the dough will make your home smell divine!

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Christmas Ornaments: Pom-Poms, Beads and Popsicle Sticks

The days may be becoming increasingly shorter, but being stuck in the house all day with three young kids can sometimes make each day seem incredibly long. Am I right? Making Christmas ornaments has quickly become our favorite go-to activity on these cold and dreary December afternoons.   Keep reading!