Crystal Candy Cane Ornaments – A Book Inspired Art Project

Candy Cane Ornaments made with Crystals? YES! We have created the coolest art/science project that is perfect for the Holiday Season! Let’s decorate our Christmas Trees with these fabulous creations… Do your kids love making crystals? How about a crystal candy cane? We have been reading Scavenger Scout: Rock Hound by Shelby Wild and Yana Popova, and …

Lace-Imprint Clay Ornaments + Book Review

We have been inspired to create our own Lace-Imprint Christmas Tree Ornaments while reading The Marvelous and Much Loved Christmas Tree by Kelly Grettler and they are Marvelous! Come check out my tutorial for you and your kids to make your own ornaments today:) There is something magical about a Christmas Tree. Every year it …

French Knitting Toilet Paper Roll Tutorial – A Book Inspired Hands-on Activity

We have been inspired to learn how to do French Knitting with Toilet Paper Rolls after reading a fabulous Christmas story, called Lulu and Lainey… 12 Days of Christmas by Lois Petren. Let’s get started with this fun knitting craft you can your kids can do together, while learning about France… While we are enjoying …

Rock Dig with Scavenger Scout Rock Hound + Discovery Kids

  Rock dig kits are the best, aren’t they? My kids love them! This week, we have paired Scavenger Scout Rock Hound by Shelby Wilde and Yana Popova with a fun Rock + Gem Stone Dig Kit by Discovery kids, let me share with you how it went!     ROCK DIG ACTIVITY Supplies Needed: Discovery …