Wednesday, February 29, 2012

Happy Leap Year (Day?)

Since today's a leap day, I figured I'd put together a little round up of 'Leap Year' fun!

Whether it's a party or just a snack, why not celebrate it in a way to teach your kids all about it.
First off, what the heck is a leap year anyway?
According to Wikipedia:
"It is a year containing an additional day in order to keep the calendar year synchronized with astronomical or seasonal year."

In other words, if we didn't have a leap year every four years, over time, the calendar year would drift through the seasons too quickly.  We would then be having winter in the summer.

Let's move on to the fun now shall we?

Leap year printables from Creative Party Buzz.

Leap year frog cookies from The Celebration Shoppe.

Leap year card printables from Scrappy Sticky Inky Mess.

Leap year frog marshmallow pops from Sweet Simple Stuff.

Origami jumping frogs by Family Fun.

Origami Frog

Leap year party from Grey Grey Designs.

Leap year time capsule from Quirky Momma.

how to make a time capsule

Have a fun Leap Day!!

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Becca @ R We There Yet Mom? said... Best Blogger Tips

Thanks so much for the link about my time capsule! I appreciate it! Such cute things to do to celebrate Leap Year!!


Brittany Schwaigert said... Best Blogger Tips

Thanks for including me! ;)