Motivate Your Kids for Summer Learning

Make a simple summer plan for learning.  Avoid the summer slide.  Great tips for parents. Take notes.  Full of good ideas.

Trying to motivate your kids to learn over the summer?  It seems like a lost cause sometimes.  I get stressed out knowing that I'm responsible for my kids learning all.summer.long,  In fact, as early as April I get PTSD (Pre Traumatic Summer … [Read more...]

Wooden LEGO Box with free pattern

LEGO Master Builder Box

Looking for a special LEGO box to make for a special little builder in your life?  Transform an unfinished wooden cigar box into a keepsake.  Maybe you're a grandparent and want to give your son's old LEGOs to your grandchild, a box like this would … [Read more...]

LEGO Sun Catcher

Lego head sun catcher

There's nothing better than LEGO week to explore a creative art techniques at home.  We decided to make a LEGO minifigure sun catcher to go along with our favorite book and movie:  The LEGO Movie. Why?  Because everything is AWESOME! … [Read more...]

Teacher Appreciation Books

Books that celebrate teachers

Are you looking for a special gift to give your child's teacher during Teacher Appreciation Week or at the end of the year?  Maybe you'd like to recognize a special long term substitute or student teacher.  You can never got wrong with a special … [Read more...]

Simple LEGO Magnets

Lego Magnets DIY

LEGO magnets are super simple to make.  We love our LEGO minifigure magnet that we purchased on our visit to LEGOLAND.  It inspired us to learn how to make more.  They are fun to have on your refrigerator or even to give as gifts. Photos were taken … [Read more...]