Saturday, 18 February 2012

Organizing Daily Activities for Kids

I use 5 courier bags, labelled with each day of the week, to put my daughter's homeschooling activities.  She loves opening her bag for the day to see what's in it and it keeps me more organized!

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Tuesday, 14 February 2012

Valentine's Day Cookies

My Favourite Sugar Cookie Recipe

3/4 c. butter, room temperature
1 c. sugar
2 eggs
1 t. vanilla
2 1/2 c. flour
1 t. baking powder
1/2 t. salt

Pour sugar over butter.  Blend until fluffy.  Add vanilla and eggs.  Blend.  Add dry ingredients.  Mix and let chill for one hour.  Roll on floured surface to 1/4 inch.  Cut into shapes and bake at 400 degrees for 6-8 minutes.

Monday, 13 February 2012

Counting Printable

We downloaded this great counting activity today.  My daughter had a great time with it, but she kept on wanting to make it prettier by adding more decorations :)

Tuesday, 7 February 2012

Paper Heart Garland

 Step 1: Paint paper bags

Step 2: Cut out the hearts and hole punch them.
Step 3: String yarn through the holes.

Step 3: Hang up your garland!

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