Ideas & Inspiration

Emma Walker Creative

My girls never need much motivation to get outside and explore our little woodland. But these sweet bee and butterfly puppets were a fun way to get them noticing nature and engaging with it creatively. These were super simple to make and only take a little bit of waiting time for glue to dry. This […]

Bee & Butterfly Puppets

Our Circus Theatre Printable has been so much fun to play with. This week we used it to make a cardboard box into a puppet theatre. You can figure out so many fun ways to play with or without making the box theatre, but my girls thought it was so magical for this little box […]

Circus Theatre

    My little ones just adore woodland creatures. I mean… I do too. Who doesn’t?! In November, we made these sweet forest friends masks and went on a little nature walk through our back yard. Hearing my sweet Betsy girl say “I a hedgehog!” was one of the cutest moments of my life. These […]

Forest Friends

Outer Space is where science and imagination collide. Things out in the galaxy feel so strictly scientific. And yet, gazing at the stars is like looking upon some of the most beautiful works ever created. It is full of mystery and wonder. Exploring space comes with strict and important rules, and yet there is so […]

Journeying Through Space

How many books can we think of about hats? Good heavens more than I can count! The Cat in the Hat, Madeline and the Bad Hat, just about every book by Jon Klassen (We Found A Hat, I Want My Hat Back, etc and etc.), and a new favorite, Hat’s Off to Mr. Pockles by […]

Beyond The Book: HATS!

Haven’t you ever felt so worried you could scream or run or hide or kick? I certainly have. But we often forget how absolutely terrifying things can seem when you’re very small and very unsure of the world around you. Sometimes you’re afraid that your dinner could be spicy. Sometimes you’re afraid if you don’t […]

Calming Down