Build a Monster Play Dough Kit

We have been reading A Monster’s Bad Rap by Kelly Grettler and Nataly Cohn, and we have been inspired to create this very fun monster building kit. My kids just loved this kit!   We love monsters around here, and when we found A Monster’s Bad Rap, I was so excited because I knew this …

Monster Cookie Recipe Inspired by A Monster’s Bad Rap

It’s Monster Week on the blog, and we are making our favorite Monster Cookie Recipe, inspired by A Monster’s Bad Rap by Kelly Grettler! Let’s get baking!   I just knew that making monster cookies was something we had to try while reading this book, and this time it turned out to be the BEST cookies …

A Monster’s Bad Rap Children’s Book Review + Author & Illustrator Spotlight

Have you heard of A Monster’s Bad Rap? This children’s book has just been released and it is a fun, easy to read, rhyming book that has been lovingly written and illustrated by Kelly Grettler and Nataly Cohn. It is a touching story, great for those who have children that may be afraid of monsters in the closet or …

Mixing up a batch of glitter glue slime

We love making slime in our home and have made it so many times, even my 4-year-old knows how to make it practically by himself and by heart. Check out how he mixes up a batch of glitter glue slime, all from scratch! The conversation you know is inevitable at least once per month: kid: …

Making Italian Canestrelli Cookies with my Son

I have been dying to try out this recipe from the moment I found it while creating the Build Your Masterpiece Class! If you are looking for an easy to follow curriculum plan for you and your kids to learn more about Europe, please take a look at it and give it a try. But …

Reforming Soap Bits

We had a ton of soap bits left over from our first art project of Carving Soap and Artist Spotlight of Michelangelo this week, with the Build Your Masterpiece Class and we decided to try to reform it all!