We have been on a homemade play dough kick recently, ever since making play dough kits as gifts for Christmas. My daughter asked me to make a duck themed play dough kit for her, so I decided to also make some calming no-cook play dough for it. This is by far one of the best […]
Children learn by doing. Encouraging independence, really does take one activity at a time. Here are some hands-on activities to get you started!
This was my first time attempting a play dough kit and I think we are hooked. I am looking forward to coming up with different kits for Ellie, and Ben as he gets older. Today I am sharing an easy gingerbread man play dough kit, that took less than 15 minutes for me to put […]
Today I have a guest post from Cassie with 5 exercises to keep kids active in the winter. There’s a great infographic at the end that shares some great ideas. Daylight Savings Time has ended and the days are getting cooler, crisper and much, much darker. As kids come home from school, there is less […]
I adore snowmen, I actually collect them and get them all out during Christmas time. My daughter Ellie loves playing with them, so I made her her own build a snowman busy bag. It is really easy to put together and you can keep it in a plastic zipper bag afterwards to have for quit […]
We were on a walk one beautiful fall afternoon, when my 4 year old daughter and I spotted some acorns. We don’t have trees with acorns near our house, so we spent the next 15 minutes or so picking up acorns and I began planning some activities in my head. She really enjoyed the acorn […]