Month: August 2010

Acorn Crayons

Do you ever get crazy random ideas that seem so easy in your mind but when you actually execute them it’s a whole other story. Ya. So this was one of those. I had the idea to make my own acorn mold to make acorn crayons but making the mold wasn’t so easy. Actually I […] Read more…

Ramadan Jar Lantern

My daughter and I made a lantern earlier this Ramadan out of a glass jar and glitter glue. 🙂 I placed a battery operated candle inside for safety and we really like the way it looks lit up 🙂 Read more…

Ramadan Activities

Lately I have been really taken with the Montessori method, and have put together some activities for my daughter for Ramadan on our shelf. Be sure to check out all the Montessori activities on Counting Coconuts where the inspiration for this post comes!   I just want to say that ever since I have prepared […] Read more…

Sensory Bin: Green

My daughter saw the Yellow Sensory tub over at Counting Coconuts the other day and exclaimed with excitement how she wanted to make one 🙂 So we went around the house looking for green things for our very own colour sensory bin We also took some pictures of some of our items for a little […] Read more…

Handmade Sorting Game

I wanted to put together a sorting game for my daughter with a Ramadan theme so I headed out to the dollar store in search for possibly some moon type of trinkets or stars and such. Unfortunately I didn’t find anything but I did come across a bamboo placemat with a bunch of pieces strung […] Read more…

Tornado in a Bottle

Yay! I’ve been planning on doing this for a while, waiting for the day that we’d have two large pop bottles in our recycling bin.. which is once in a blue moon since we don’t buy pop.. but a guest brought these when they came over so we were in luck! I got this little […] Read more…

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