Natural playthings

Oh my goodness, children’s fiction meets wood toy meets beautiful water-colors?  This woman is after my heart. Mama Kopp’s Curious George toy on Etsy

A year ago, Donald made Charlotte a small set of wood blocks.  As she gets older and is increasingly interested in playing with her blocks, we’ve noticed that it’s about time we added to her collection.  While we were looking around →MORE...

The cast of characters: - Beeswax- Soap (we use goat milk soap from a nearby organic farm)- Dyes (you can use food coloring or home-made) To the left: jars of blueberry dye.  To the right: paprika and tumeric powder dyes. 1.  →MORE...