Counting is so important, that we wanted to let you guys in on some fantastic activities that didn't make it into story time. This is the Number Writing Salt Tray Game, which is a great idea for kids to practice number recognition and writing skills.
Our seasonal crafting has been incredibly simple. Using mostly what's on hand already. And for this using the hands as well. The kids made a Scandinavian Gnome handprint the other day. Also known as Tomte Tonttu Nisse or Tomten.
Spread some holiday cheer and decorate your home with these DIY Pinecone Christmas Trees. Create your own mini pinecone trees with spray paint and wine corks. Set up a little pine tree forest on the mantle, or take some to a local elderly home for the hol