Browsing articles in "Lil’ Iguana Kids Club"

One Pan Oven-Roasted Chicken with Carrots and Potatoes

Do you want a simple meal ready for family dinner? One pan oven-roasted chicken thighs is a simple and health meal to feed the whole family. The preparation is minimal, but the results are delicious. Try this one pan oven-roasted chicken thigh. Oven-Roasted Chicken Thigh Dinner Recipe:   Ingredients: Chicken thighs (or chicken breast) Sweet potatoes Yukon Gold potatoes Rainbow carrots 4 tablespoons olive oil pinch of salt pinch ground black pepper 1 tablespoon grated Parmesan cheese (optional) Parchment paper or aluminum foil Sheet pan 9×13? Directions: Preheat oven to 400°F...[Read more]

Fun Lollipop Crafting With Shaving Cream

Tomorrow, July 20th, is Lollipop Day, and there is an age old question that goes along with lollipops, how many licks does it take to get to the center of a tootsie roll pop? Though there has been multiple studies using robots and people, there is not an exact number. Instead, we have a fun activity to do, so that way while you are thinking about how many licks it truly takes, you can have your own gigantic lollipop to hang up above your bed or for a party. Materials: Shaving cream (men’s non-scented and comes out as white foam is the best to use) Food coloring Paper towels A pencil or...[Read more]

Star Wars Day: Movie Order

From a galaxy not too far far away, tomorrow is May 4th, also known as Star Wars Day.  A topic for debate which has been surrounding this franchise for a long time, is what order should you watch the Star Wars films.  This debate has been going on for years, but there has not been a consensus on which way is the “correct way” to watch. Young Padawan, before you begin your journey into The Force you need background knowledge. Episodes 4, 5, and 6 are considered the original trilogy. Episodes 1, 2, 3 are considered the prequel trilogy. Episodes 7, 8, and 9 (9 has not come out yet) are...[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]

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]

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]