Tuesday, August 11, 2009

What I Learned This Week

Step right up! You are about to witness a very valuable lesson.

If you ever decide that you want to have a super cool, more Montessori inspired Tot School like some of the other Tot School moms in blogland you may go searching for really great tools you can make yourself. And if you go searching for really great tools that you can make you may come across Chasing Cheerios . Once you have discovered Chasing Cheerios you may have the urge to make these great, sensory, large and fine motor skill enhancing cornstarch balloons.

Pretty aren't they?

Being the computer savvy super mom that you are you will probably Google "how to fill a balloon with corn starch."
You will be so excited to come across the Simple No Mess Instructions.

But even though you use the Simple No Mess Instructions your kitchen may still end up looking like this :
Here's the close up version:

And you may look like this:
But in the end your super mom shenanigans will be well worth it :)

See what other folks learned this week at Musings of a Housewife


The Real Me! said...

Oh my friend! I love it. You are a brave soul. I wish you lived closer to me so we could do these "fun" things together! LOL

Jackie said...

Sometimes fun is messy! Many parents won't do activities with their children that are messy. Way to go!

He & Me + 3 said...

How fun..but very messy, love those pictures. The mess was so worth it.

Michele said...


sara@augustfields said...

oooo i love a good mess and these look so fun! :) cute pics!

Kit said...

That is really funny! Cute post!

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