With my lifestyle blog, I don't have to be an expert in anything as I am free to write about anything that appeals to me. I don't have to share every detail of my life, so I can choose the theme according to my mood, which can range from arts and crafts, interior design, family life, cooking and recipes.
I am starting off with a project that I made for T. When my sister visited us she brought lot of bangles for T and S. Thas a penchant for traditional Indian costume jewelry and loves to collect and wear them during our important festivals. My sister loves to indulge her and does not believe in saying no to her....more
The other day temps were in the mid 80's and the last thing the tot and I wanted to do was anything in the house. Sure, it's always fun to bring markers and crayons outdoors, but there are also lots of fun ways to get crafty with summer outdoor art activities that keep everyone cool. Along with helping hone fine-motor skills, these toddler tested (and approved!) projects can be done over and over and over and over.......more
Confession: I haven't put a whole lot of effort into developing my kids' fine motor skills. I figure, they can eat, they can play, they can tickle, that's good, right? I mean, I never remember consciously working on my fine motor skills and I'm pretty dexterous. So what if Jax can't put his clothes on or pull them off? I guess we probably should work on that a bit....more
The other day the kids and I ended up at the bookstore instead of the library. There was a book there that caught my eye immediately, for the beautiful graphics and the color palette on the cover....more