• Arts,  Crafts

    Y is for Yarn Bell Craft

    I have a small string of bells hung next to the back door. The girls love to make a wish and ring them in hopes their wish will come true. I want them to make something special so they can…

  • Arts

    P is for Painting Abstracts

    Charlie and Lena know their Primary and Secondary colors. Even though they’ve mastered this knowledge, we still revisit it on occasion to show them how they can use these colors in different ways to make artwork and reinforce the knowledge they…

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    O is for Omaha Performing Arts

      You may already know how much I enjoy the theater. Earlier this month I told you about my experience watching War Horse, and in the past I’ve attended La Traviata, The Phantom of the Opera, Les Miserables and even the Lion…

  • Arts,  Theater

    J is for Joey from War Horse

    I received complimentary tickets from the Omaha Performing Arts to attend a performance of War Horse at the Omaha Orpheum Theater. This post is my opinion and was in no way influenced by the tickets I received. I was not…

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    C is for Cutting Practice Printables

    My kids need some practice using scissors. I decided I’d try out my new Photoshop Elements and create some worksheets. These are the first worksheets I’ve made so don’t critique me too harshly!  I could use a little more practice,…