Play dough can be used to make fun world map. You need a clear map and two colors of play dough: blue and green. Make the kids copy the oceans and the continents using play dough. They need to work … Read more
Sweet Potato with Brussels Sprouts and Pomegranate is one of the simple, yet simply perfect flavor combinations: even those who hate Brussels sprouts like this dish. The natural bitter flavor of the Brussels sprouts is offset by the sweetness of the … Read more
Holiday time is the time of abundance and making a cornucopia craft is a fun way to be grateful for that abundance. Cornucopia Craft You need: Brown construction paper, scissors, glue, white paper, paints and halves of vegetables: apples, pears, celery … Read more
After the holiday food coma, there is nothing like a light and healthy detoxifying smoothie. Flush out the toxins and feel skinnier immediately with this easy green drink. Lemon in this smoothie helps to boost digestion, apple peel washes off the … Read more
For a beautiful last minute fall centerpiece to put on a Thanksgiving table, try to wrap some candles with maple leaves. This craft is easy enough for children to do with adult supervision and the results are striking. If you … Read more
When it comes to holiday dishes, light recipes full of flavor are often more welcome on the table than heavy, creamy casseroles. Holiday veggie roast is easy, juicy and tastes just like Thanksgiving and Christmas combined.
Making mud bricks was one of the most fun projects we’ve done at home school. The key is making enough to allow for successful building play later. These bricks are made of natural material (except glue) and should be made … Read more
If you are looking for something not-so-traditional this Thanksgiving, gluten-free, vegan, this bright and flavorful butternut squash and brown rice stuffing may work. It is baked in a square casserole dish and is ready fairly quickly.
Roasted Fall Salad combines within itself all the flavors of the season. The hot sweet potatoes, the tart cranberries and the fragrant sage and thyme are all in there. I like this dish as an alternative to the traditional holiday dishes: it … Read more
Green smoothies provide a wonderful way to cleanse the body and get all the nutrients needed. Before the holiday, many of us are trying to look slim and glowing. This smoothie can help. The recipe contains chlorophyll. Read about its … Read more
The Russian part of me adores buckwheat and loves putting it in all kinds of dishes. Buckwheat is a gluten-free, protein-rich, toasty grain that is full of iron and B-vitamins. Carrot Buckwheat Casserole is juicy, spicy, dairy-free and full of chewy … Read more