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Time to Make the Playdough - Hora de Hacer la Pasta de Sal

Today we had some simple fun, after taking a little break from schoolwork, and regrouping my thoughts, listening to the Boys Alive sessions, and just thinking, thinking, thinking.  I have decided to simplify our structure a bit.

Hoy divertimos de las cosas sencillas, despues de haber tomado una vacacion de los deberes escolares, poniendo mis ideas en orden, y escuchando una sesion de Boys Alive, y pensando, pensando, pensando....  He decidido simplificar nuestro dia un poco.

We decided to make a few batches of playdough, and wound up with a beautiful purple one, and a light pink.  We used natural dyes, which we made, so it was a nice process.  We are working on some Earth dough, basically the color of mud.  It should be good for making mud pies in the winter.

Hicimos un poco de masa de sal, uno que salio un hermoso color lila, la otra rosa.  Lo hicimos con tintes naturales, mejor decir, usemos plantas para lograr los colores, que fue todo un proceso, pero muy divertido.  Tambien vamos a hacer una masa de lodo o tierra, bueno, se hace de chocolate ;-)  Nos serivira para hacer tortas de lodo durante el invierno si hace mucho frio afuera.

This REALLY is one of the best toys a child could have.  My children can spend hours, of uninterrupted, often intense play, just with playdough and a few small objects (peg people, cars, animals, etc...)  They love the feel  of the flour, the kneading, and finally the ability to CREATE.  It is so therapeutic, its actually quite amazing. 

Realmente es uno de los mejores juguetes que los niños pueden tener.  Los mios gastan horas haciendo figuras o cualquier cosa, creando, explorando.  Es tan terapeutico en el mundo rapido de hoy en dia.  A veces me asombra que tanto.


  1. Mama Goose. Encantada de conocerte. Qué honor que tengas mi botón. Oye, ahora que lo veo, queda bien grande. Quisieras que te lo pasara más pequeñito? Dime en confianza.

    Te voy a añadir al blogroll, y me alegro mucho de que me hayas dejado un comentario y ver que tengo una amiga y madre homeschooler más. Me encanta tu blog, respira frescura y parece que tenemos cosas en común.

    con cariño,

  2. Amiguita, si vuelves a coger el botón, está un poquito más chiquitito.


  3. Gracias, fue lindo leer su mensaje. Y cambiare el boton... ;-)


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