Tag: winter

snow ice cream

Snow Day Fun: Simple Snow Ice Cream

We grew up in the Midwest. Snow days were often and consistent. They were also bitter cold, so even playing in the snow was...
Soup

Soup on the Fly: Your Emergency Winter Guide

I've lost count of how many times I have carefully planned a week's worth of meals for my family, but when the day comes...

Why Do You Want To Be Cold, Child?!

What’s with these kids hating coats so much? I remember wrestling my tiny crying baby into her a snowsuit in preparation of the cold outdoors....

Surviving Long Winter Days

Though they love when I plan Pinterest-worthy crafts, they are just as happy with simpler art projects. The beginning of the year is a great time to empty out your pantry. A little glue and construction paper can transform leftover pasta, rice and dried beans into beautiful artwork. Budding chefs will enjoy making “soup” with a bowlful of snow and leftover cereal and food coloring.
winter activities

Winter Activities for Kids

When: See Website for dates Time: 1-3pm Most events are free with purchase of certain supplies in store. Call store for details. Upcoming events: 11/18: Wreaths 11/19: Personalized Ornaments 12/2:...
Colorado Springs Sledding

Best Colorado Springs Sledding Hills

Sledding. It's one of the great joys of winter. Are you ready? Do you have your gear and your list of sledding hills? Are you...

Summer 17: In Memorium

Summer was a model of ambition. She planned to live life to the fullest extent possible by squeezing every last moment out of everyday. She dreamed of creating a lifelong passion in her children by taking them adventuring, traveling, exploring and memory making. But even the most ambitious of us are only given so many hours in the day.

10 Reasons Why Winter Babies Are The Best

When I received a December due date for my first son, my heart sank. Bringing home a baby in the frigid cold seemed like...

Avoiding the Holiday Humbug: Celebrating the Season

The year was turning out to be just like all the others; an onslaught of gift buying, gift giving, list making, house cleaning, and a...

Winter Activities For Kids

Kids' Classes:: Discover the educational and developmental benefits of crafting in their Kids' Classes. Kids' Club:: Let your kids explore their creativity while you...