Summer

Our Waldorf Kindergarten Homeschool - June 1st | From Blue Bells and Cockle Shells

Poppy Crown We did this project a few years ago, but I wanted to reshare it with you, since it was such a cute craft. At the time, I happened to mention something to Sola about daisy chains and daisy crowns. Of course, she was transfixed with the idea and we began trying to collect […]

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Glass Gem Window Mosaics | from Blue Bells and Cockle Shells

A Really Easy Craft Aren’t these glass gem window mosaics pretty?!?! They are so easy to make and a great way to enjoy the summer sunshine. The leftover gems are fun for kids to play with too! They make great pirate treasure, fairy stepping stones, math manipulatives, game pieces, or whatever else your child’s imagination […]

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The Best Summer Picture Books | from Blue Bells and Cockle Shells

It’s time to be getting out the summer nature table and summer book basket. We don’t have as many summer books as we do winter books. I still haven’t figured out if this shows a personal or publishing industry bias. One does tend to want to be outside during the summer, rather than inside and […]

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This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and Walmart Family Mobile. All opinions are mine alone. #Tips4Trips #CollectiveBias Beating the heat has been often is a bug focus during the summer. One way that we like to cool off is to take day trips to Puget Sound islands, where it is often cooler. […]

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A Dandelion Clock | from Blue Bells and Cockle Shells

Have you ever heard of a dandelion clock? Legend has it that the time is told by how many breaths it takes to blow all the seeds of a dandelion puff (so if takes three puffs to blow the seeds off, it means that it is three o’clock). You must be careful though, as fairies […]

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