Making Learning Fun For Everyone: Tips From a Teacher

New Year means back to school! Whether your child is schooling in-person or virtual, a good schedule and rewards system can help the transition back to school. OOLY has great supplies to make distance learning from home more fun and engaging! Make the back to school season easier with these ideas.

Three Ways to Make Holiday Ornaments

OOLY has you  covered on how to creatively bring the family together this holiday season with holiday ornaments. While spending more time inside, it’s a great opportunity to get crafty to decorate around the house. Today we are focusing on  three fun and easy ways to make holiday ornaments for every age (because who doesn’t  want their tree to be adorned with the magic of moments well spent?). Let’s get into it!  

Great Gifts for any Kids on Your List

The holidays are right around the corner and OOLY and I are excited to put together this list for you to make it easy to shop these gifts for any kids on your list! Between teaching for over 10 years and parenting for 5, I have a pretty good grasp on what kids love. Plus, art is so fun for all ages! These items have been tried and true by my own two kiddos and they are some of our favorites! 

Black Paper Crafts That Sparkle and Shine

We are going to show you how to make our favorite black paper crafts that sparkle and shine! With a new season comes new opportunities to get creative. Black paper is one of our favorite materials to make colors pop and stand out. It’s a great way to think outside of the box for your typical arts and crafts. These activities are perfect for all ages and can be adjusted to any skill level.  

Planner Accessories: Expert Tips and Tricks

The one thing that makes me feel confident about the week ahead is planning it out and journaling it before it even starts. This might sound a little counterintuitive but I promise you you will be thanking me after your first journaling experience.