Free Printable Playdough Mats for Play and Learning

I made these mats for little ones to have some guided learning with teachers and caregivers along with free play by themselves. The playdough mats are easy to print out and they can either be laminated or slipped into a plastic page protector sleeve. I like putting them in a page protector and storing them […]

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Exquisite Jewelry with Delicate Hand Made Beads

What first drew me to this jewelry was the exquisite, delicate beauty of the tiny, fabric wrapped beads. The colors of the fabric so individually unique are stunning. Even the muted colors are rich in their own way. The artisan expertise is evident when closely examining the multifaceted detail of each tiny bead and after […]

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Kohl Children’s Museum Brings Innovative & Impactful POP-UP Museum to Lake County Illinois

We have so many extraordinary things for families to do together in Illinois. One of those is the Kohl Children Museum. In recognition for its outstanding exhibits and impact on Chicagoland families, Kohl Children’s Museum was recently named one of the country’s Ten Best Children’s Museums by Parents Magazine. That is an incredible accomplishment!! I […]

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