August 28th: SK Showcase and Weekend Links

bikeridephoto by Digital Plus Art & Photo

Can you believe it? Here we are, the last Friday in August.  We are on the downhill slide to the end of 2009!

I don’t have any Showcase submissions to share this week.  If you have a moment, please check out the Showcase FAQ for inspiration on what you could share in the Simple Kids Showcase!

And now, your weekend reading:

Simply Practical

Be Different . . . Act Normal: Sundae Bar Made Easy
preschool daze: r is for routine
Hobo Mama: Rainy day movement ideas for toddlers (link via Momopoly)
Digital Photography School: 8 Tips for Mom-a-raz-zo Photographers

Simply Delicious

Foodie Tots: Preserving Summer: Peach Gelato
justJENN recipes: Inari Sushi

Inspired Projects

Preschool Playbook: Word Family Strips
5 Orange Potatoes: Make a Fairy Doll
The Baby Bunch Blog: Crafts for Boys

Inspired Images

flipflops & applesauce: crawl space
[ Ali Edwards ]: The County Fair in Photos

Inspired Words

Zen Habits: How to Let Go of Hyperparenting and Learn to Relax with Your Kids
The Grass Stain Guru: Your Right to Play Outdoors

Have a beautiful weekend!

Online Knitting Class
Delightful kids' crafts delivered to your door!  See sample crates>>


  1. oh, thanks for featuring me….what a wonderful site this is!

  2. Found something good on every link you posted…especially loved Hyperparenting and Crafts for Boys (as I have two of them…so full of energy). Thanks!!! [2009|08|ef1114adfd4586308e0b6e253fa2e161]