Family Theme Night Blog
Fun-filled family night activities based around themes kids love!
This morning on Twitter I discovered that today is Maurice Sendak's birthday. (http://www.pragmaticmom.com/?p=17371) It also got me to thinking: wouldn't it be fun to have an impromptu Maurice Sendak birthday celebration when my kindergartner and second grader get home from school? I have always loved the book Where the Wild Things Are. I also know that my crazy boys would love a wild rumpus!
Here are my thoughts:
1. Have an afterschool birthday treat ready. (Those popsicles from the freezer will work!)
2. While the kids are enjoying their treats, read Where the Wild Things Are. (I already dug out my well-loved copy!)...