The Iowa Housewife: Some Basics of Home Canning. Looks like some good wisdom and experience these older sisters have. An excellent site for all your questions and how-to's on canning. Also has some really great recipes for canning!
DIY PLANTERS : Muffin Tin Planters :: The wells are the perfect size for holding small live plants directly from the nursery flat. Chose a moss or even plant herbs in an old tin & keep it in your kitchen.
Kids restaurant - Have the kids decorate the table, make the menu, and placemats, and serve dinner to their parents. Great way to get them excited to help with dinner and fill part of a snow day. Try with Mason when he is older