Browsing articles in "Crafts & Activties"

Sibling Day

There is no one like your siblings. They can be your best friend one minute and your worst enemy the next. Even with these insane ups and downs, no one knows you quite like them. And in the end, they will always be there for you and help you through anything. National Sibling’s Day is just a couple of days away so we thought a great way to spend time with your siblings is with a fun...[Read more]

Easy Focaccia Bread Recipe

Is that fresh bread in the oven? Well in less than one hour you can have delicious focaccia bread in your home. Focaccis bread is crunchy on the top and bottom. Follow this simple recipe to impress your family and friends with these fresh bread full of flavor. Easy Focaccia Bread Recipe: Ingredients: 2 3/4 cups all-purpose flour 1 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon white sugar 1 tablespoon active dry yeast 1 teaspoon garlic powder 1 teaspoon dried oregano 1 teaspoon dried thyme 1/2 teaspoon dried basil 1 pinch ground black pepper 1 cup water 3 tablespoons olive oil 1 tablespoon grated Parmesan...[Read more]

Counting Up & Down – Activity Sheet

Before spring break, pay attention in class. Alli is learning how to count in school. Fill in the missing numbers by counting by 10’s going down and counting 1’s going across. Color in the sheet for added fun. Share your answers with us on social media with hashtag: #liliguanafun Click here to download the printable PDF: Arturo’s Activities – Counting Up &...[Read more]

Meet a Character – Mr. & Mrs. Iguana

 Mr. & Mrs. Iguana are the proud parents of Lil’ Iguana, C.K., and Alli. The meet at the supermarket one day after work when Mrs. Iguana needed helping reaching something off the top shelf and the conversation flowed from there. Mr. Iguana works as a computer engineer and is great with time-management. You can see him either winding his clock or playing board games with his kids. Mrs. Iguana worked as a artist in the fashion industry before becoming a stay-at-home-mom. You can find her in the garden or helping bake something up with the kids in the kitchen. She plans to go back to...[Read more]

Coconut Macaroon Nests

Coconut macaroons nests are the perfect spring cookie for your Easter party. This yummy cookie is simple and hands on for a fun activity to do with your little ones. You can add your favorite Easter candy on top of this cookie for your own added creativity. This recipe was pasted down from my grandmother and will be pasted to keep the Easter tradition going. Egg Nest Macaroons: Ingredients: 1/3 cup butter, softened 1 package (3 oz.) cream cheese, softened 3/4 cup sugar 1 egg yolk 2 teaspoons almond (or vanilla extract) 2 teaspoons orange juice 1-1/4 cup all-purpose flour 2 teaspoons baking...[Read more]

April Fool’s Puzzle – Activity Sheet

April first is April Fool’s. C.K. is a playful young girl who loves puzzles. Focus on your nouns with a silly fill-in story activity. Once the story is complete, color in the page for more added fun. Share your stories with us on social media with hashtag: #liliguanafun Click here to download the printable PDF: Arturo’s Activities – April Fool’s...[Read more]

Egg Carton Flowers

There still may be snow outside, but you can still have pick some flowers before Easter. Decorate the room with beautiful flowers that will never wilt. Add pom poms and other creativity decor for this fun activity. Egg Carton Flowers: Here’s what you’ll need: Acrylic Paint Egg Carton (not foam) Paper Straw Pom Poms Scissors Glue Paint Brush Directions: First you’ll need an adult cut out four containers out of the egg carton. Trim around the edges so that it gives it a shape for the petals of the flower. Place different kinds of acrylic paint colors onto a paper plate like we did...[Read more]

Easter Egg – Activity Sheet

Easter is next Sunday. Print off this free activity sheet to get ready for the holiday. Help Lil’ Iguana get through the maze to his Easter Basket. Share your children’s creativity with us on social media with hashtag: #liliguanafun Click here to download the printable PDF: Arturo’s Activities – Easter Basket...[Read more]

National Puppy Day

Tomorrow is National Puppy Day everyone! Let’s take some time and have fun with our puppies. There are so many fun things to do at home and on the go. Here are some great activities you can do to bond with your puppy on National Puppy Day!       [Read more]

St. Patrick’s Day – Activity Sheet

St. Patrick’s Day is full of lucky charms. Kelvin needs your help unscrambling this puzzle. Use the key at the bottom of the page to solve the puzzle. Then color in the sheet once you know the answer. Need a hint? What is Lil’ Iguana’s message to all. Share your children’s art work with us on Instagram or Facebook with hashtag: #liliguanafun Click here to download the printable PDF: Arturo’s Activities – St. Patrick’s Day...[Read more]