Ocean Felt Play Mat {free pattern}

We’ve got a long car ride in our near future and I find myself sorely lacking in tricks to pull out of my sleeve to keep the bickering at bay.  One of my solutions was to make a felt play mat (or two) to help entertain our animal-loving boy. I drew a simple pattern, which you can download below, and […]

LDS Primary Copywork {free printable packet}

I have a strong desire to fill my children up with beautiful words.  Those words enter our home in many ways:  read-alouds, personal reading, family scripture study, quotes and encouragements hanging on the walls, audiobooks, the lyrics of favorite music. One of my favorite ways to fill their heads with beauty is through copywork. (If you’re wondering what copywork is, this […]

Jesus Christ Flipbook {FREE quiet book printable}

This boy.   He’s hilarious and fun and one of my favorite people on earth.  But he is NOT good at sitting still for long periods of time.  I think it may have something to do with being 5 years old. Perhaps you have someone in your house who has the same difficulty? He is the inspiration for a little project […]