Number Rods

Instead of buying the number rods, I decided to buy the wood at the lumberyard and make my own. The whole process took a few days, and I spent almost the same amount of money  I would have spent if I had bought them from an online store. Nevertheless, I enjoyed making them, and I… Continue reading Number Rods

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Adventure Playground

Last week we went to a place called Adventure Playground. This is a place where city dwelling kids have the opportunity to play with mud and get really dirty. They also play engineering and use their creativity to build structures out of lumber and old tires. Nico had so much fun building, rafting and going down the… Continue reading Adventure Playground

Birthday countdown

Dani is turning four in a few days and I took the opportunity to make her a birthday countdown. I saw this egg carton countdown at Family Fun. I placed a couple of jellybeans inside each egg pocket. I felt a little guilty for giving her candy, but I didn’t have time to look for… Continue reading Birthday countdown