Craftivity Corner

Creative crafts, book suggestions, and tips to make time for learning in your busy day.



Omaha Mama's picture Omaha Mama

My computer time is often for leisure, so my guilt is even bigger! I get them same message from my kids sometimes. Mama, why are you ALWAYS on the computer. I try to carve out those moments, when I am more engaged in their play. Creating those little memories with them will last until they are grown. I think if it was a daily thing, it wouldn't make it nearly so special. I know you agree with me too, that kids need to learn to fill time, without a grown up always coming up with what to do. You seem to have found the perfect balance for that. I'm still trying!

Aliki McElreath's picture Aliki McElreath

I have FAR from found the balance, Omaha--it's still a struggle. But it has gotten better now that the kids are getting older--that helps!