craft, DIY, Kids

Earth Day Art

I’m sharing another quick and easy Earth Day project we did today in my art class 🙂 First I read the creation story to the kids and we discussed how important our earth is because God created it and put us here with instructions to take care of it. Then we made some fun tissue collage Earths. Continue reading “Earth Day Art”

craft, Easter, Kids

Good Friday Activities

Good morning friends! It is Good Friday, the day we remember Jesus’ death on the cross. I love the saying, “It’s Friday, but Sunday’s a comin’!” Search for the YouTube video and watch it today, it is a powerful reminder of what Good Friday is about. This week in my art class we did a project to help them remember the meaning of Good Friday. Continue reading “Good Friday Activities”

craft, DIY, Reflections

DIY Lipgloss

I get to meet weekly with some awesome high school and middle school girls. We do a bible study, discuss life and sometimes have a quick craft that I can apply to their lesson. These girls are amazing and I am honored to be a part of their lives! For the past few weeks we have been discussing their words and how they use them. This week one of the points of our lesson was to use what we say to encourage and build up those around them. So we made some easy DIY lipgloss as a reminder to have sweet words this week. Continue reading “DIY Lipgloss”

homeschool, Kids, stay-at-home-mom

50 Ways to Encourage a Love of Reading

I’m a lifelong learner and book lover. I want this for my children also. They are young but it is not too early to encourage and cultivate their love of books and reading. Here are some ways I do this with my own children.

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