What’s in the Kid’s Kitchen (activities to share with your children)

bathtimecrayons  This recipe comes courtesy of  “The Ultimate Book of Kid Concoctions” by John E. Thomas and Danita Pagel


these fun bathtime artistry can be used on the side of the bathtub or on the tile walls and floors


1 C grated Ivory soap

1/4 C warm water

food coloring

plastic cookie cutters OR ice-cube trays


1. Mix water, soap, and food coloring together in a medium bowl. Stir the crayon mixture until it begins to stiffen.

2. Remove the mixture from the bowl and knead until it is the consistency of a very thick dough.

3. Sppon crayon mixture into plastic cookie cutters or ice-cube trays.

4. Place the plastic crayon mixture in the freezer for 10 min.

5. Pop the crayons out of the cookie cutters and allow them to dry overnight or until hard.

voila! That ‘s it, pop out and watch the artistry begin!


Grateful Calendar

Grateful Calendar

This project has been so much fun, and heart filling that I’m grateful that I thought of doing this. Just looking at my pictures old and new I got more and more filled with love and gratitude.

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