winter activities

Fresh Snow Cream Recipe

By Amy Allen Johnson

We woke up to more than 18 inches of snow last week and it just kept coming! When you get a snow day, you have the ready-made ingredients for fresh snow cream! What's snow cream? Imagine a vanilla-flavored shaved ice made Hawaiian style - creamy sweetness with the crisp taste of new snow. ... Read More

Playdough Recipe

By Amy Allen Johnson

Each night as I tuck my kids into bed, I ask them, "What was the best thing about today?"  Today's Answer -  Playdough! This morning I pulled out my playdough recipe to try and calm the 3 Crazies as they were running laps around the house.  This stuff is magic.  Once it cooled, my three n... Read More