I made a new batch of no-cook playdough the other day. Three batches in fact. One red (okay, pink), one blue, and one yellow. And Maia, Daphne, and their friend Emily, descended on the table for an afternoon of playdough fun. They each explored the dough differently to begin with. Daphne poked in toothpicks to make […]
Happy Thanksgiving, my friends! I hope you are having a lovely day filled with whatever you like to do on Thanksgiving. We are baking pies and other yummy foods in preparation for our Thanksgiving meal, watching snow fall outside, and looking forward to seeing family who are driving in today. Maia and Daphne are super […]
We gave some small world playdough play a whirl recently in between snow play sessions outside. While we often use playdough for modeling, creating, and just as a great sensory experience, the kids also use it for pretend play. This most often means they make food out of the playdough for tea parties, cupcake stores, […]
Maia's first day of summer vacation was earlier this week. The day unfolded, slowly and gently, without a plan of any kind. Pajamas were worn well into the day. There was lots of art, plenty of playtime, and some reading, swinging, and baking as well. All in all, a good start to summer vacation.