Watercolor Pencils: These watercolor pencils are just great.  They allow kids to color large areas quickly.  Then with a little water and a paint brush it blends into  beautiful watercolor background.  We use them a lot for coloring maps.  Those...

Messes!

Particularly in the summer, kids frequently make big messes.  As all parents know, the downside to kids not having their intense school and activities schedule is frequently a messy house.  Initially, the time off is relaxing and much needed. However,...