Learning with 2 kids and a mommy

Art

So you think tracing is nothing great?

So you think tracing is nothing great?

They are many methods of learning and tracing is one of them but tracing is also a method that most of us overlooked. What is so great about tracing? It’s just an action where the child follows and draw/write. It’s just like copying. Well, it may […]

Evolve with Pokemon Evolution Cards

Evolve with Pokemon Evolution Cards

Recently saw a post on Internet where they made Pokemon evolution cards. Those who play Pokemon will know what I mean. Some of the Pokemon have different evolutionary stages. Here’s how the evolution looks like: Image from http://pokemondb.net/evolution The cards that I was referring to are not those […]

Most entertaining and messy ice-cream craft ever!

Most entertaining and messy ice-cream craft ever!

Since gor gor started his primary journey, his time is always spent around homework, English spelling, Chinese 听写 and preparation for the many many mini tests. No matter what, I would still try my best to squeeze in some mini art and craft time for […]

Crafts for Teachers’ Day :)

Crafts for Teachers’ Day :)

Whenever there’s any occasion like Mother’s day, Father’s day, Grandparent’s day, we always make something nice (we considered it nice because of time, effort and thoughts were put into it) for that special someone. No doubt for this year’s Teacher’s day, smarties made something for […]

Shaving cream marbling for kids

Shaving cream marbling for kids

Smarties love sensory play, loves art and craft. Me, the mommy, loves to satisfy their craving for play and art using easily available items found at home. Yes, I’m a budget mommy and being on a budget doesn’t mean you can’t have fun at home. […]

Bottle Caps Art

Bottle Caps Art

It’s been raining for the past few days and we have spent one of the rainy days at home working on a recycling project using bottle caps. Every time, after finishing bottles of drinks, the bottle caps will be removed, washed and kept in a […]

ter ter ter T!

ter ter ter T!

I asked mei mei, what does the letter Tt stands for? Below are the answers: 1. turtle  –>”I would love to have it as pet but I can’t bring it for a walk…” 2. toy –> “I NEED more princess toys!” 3. truck –> “Gor gor has many […]

Our exotic pet: lizard

Our exotic pet: lizard

Smarties have been asking for a pet. I couldn’t afford a real one and so we made a craft one or should I say we crafted one. We made used of very very simple materials to make a very very simple craft pet each: a pet lizard. […]

Fun with photo art

Fun with photo art

Over the holiday, we did quite a number of art and crafts. The most creative one that the smarties did was the one with their own photo. Here’s what we did. Smarties got to choose their picture from my gallery and I printed it out […]

"Art"ivate your senses!

"Art"ivate your senses!

Have you ever attended any events held by SingaPlural? It is actually our first time attending event held by them and it was totally awesome! This year’s theme is about senses. It’s such an eye opener for us. Why? Because they have made use of […]