Birthday Cake for Jesus

Birthday Party for Jesus

I have so many wonderful childhood Christmas memories. When I became a parent, I started looking for ways to create Christmas memories and traditions with my children. One thing we have done through the years is have a birthday cake for Jesus. This year we're going to kick it up a notch and have a whole birthday party! A birthday party for Jesus is not just a family tradition but can also be used as an outreach in your neighborhood, used in Sunday School, or used as a Children's sermon. Birthday Cake for Jesus Birthday parties are fun, and one of the best parts of the party is the … [Read More...]

Light of the World Christmas Craft

Light of the World Christmas Craft

Here is an easy craft that goes along perfectly with the Happy Birthday Jesus theme. "Light of the World" candle holders are able to be completed quickly and also reinforce the gospel story. Materials: gumdrops white … [Read More...]

Thanksgiving Printables and Resources

Printable Thanksgiving Banner

Am I the only one who just looked at the calendar and saw how close Thanksgiving is already? I guess I should go shopping to get ready for our family get-together! Going through my archives, I found a couple of Thanksgiving resources that we've … [Read More...]

Homemade gifts using essential oils

Homemade Bath Salts

Last week I had so much fun planning and hosting an essential oil Make and Take party! We learned a little about essential oils, made lip balm, vapor rub and bath salts! With just a few key ingredients you can easily make a myriad of homemade … [Read More...]

Learning About the Southeast United States

Learning About the Southeastern United States

Over the past few weeks my co-op class has been learning about the Southeast United States. Each class we do basic review of continents and regions of the United States. I try to mix in as many learning styles as possible into each class session. … [Read More...]

Gee’s Bend Quilts Coloring Pages

Gee's Bend Quilts Coloring Page

I have such respect for quilters! I know that so much time, planning and heart go into making a quilt. When preparing¬†for the Southeast region geography study, I came across an awesome story about Gee's Bend quilts and their quilting bee history. … [Read More...]