Piggybook by Anthony Browne

Piggybook by Anthony Browne

This book is hilarious. Mrs. Piggott is tired of playing domestic drudge to her unappreciative husband and sons, so she disappears, leaving them to fend for themselves. That’s when the Piggott household undergoes the most extraordinary transformation, they...
Frozen Banana Pops

Frozen Banana Pops

Kids of all ages will love these. Frozen Banana Pops You will need: ¼ banana for each child ¾ c. chocolate chips 3 T. margarine Optional – coconut, crushed nuts, graham crackers or sprinkles 1. Cover a cookie sheet with waxed paper. 2. Peel each banana and cut...
Easy Button Headbands

Easy Button Headbands

Here’s a way to use those random buttons that you can’t bare to part with because you know you’ll need them someday. I bought some headbands at the dollar store and had my granddaughters create their own. Megan wanted hers to be simple but Kate...
Lady Bug Math Facts

Lady Bug Math Facts

This is a fun way for kids to practice math facts. You’ll Need: paper & pattern scissors & brads crayons, or markers Directions: Print out copies of the lady bugs for each math problem you want to create Cut out the main body and the wings and attach...
Paper Beads

Paper Beads

These beads are easy and fun to make. You use paper you would normally throw away or recycle. This activity reinforces measuring and patterning skills. You’ll need: A variety of paper (magazines, comics, wrapping paper, etc.) Scissors Glue Pencil Yarn...