Oatmeal Playdough Recipe

Oatmeal Playdough Recipe

Looking for something a little different that is a great sensory activity and helps with fine motor skills? This homemade oatmeal playdough recipe is quick and easy. You won’t have to worry about your little one putting it in their mouth because it is edible, although I am not sure[Read more]

Chocolate Scented Playdough

Chocolate Playdough

When you think of childhood, what is the first thing that comes to mind? I bet playdough is high up on that list. Playdough and childhood go hand and hand. The smooshing and smashing is so great for those fine motor skills. I think it is so fun that now[Read more]

Spring Bucket List With Free Printable

Do you want to do fun activities with your kids and as a family for spring but not sure where to begin? We love making bucket lists as a way of organizing and prioritizing the most important things that we would like to do as a family in any given[Read more]

How to Dye Rice

How to Dye Rice Sensory Play

Need some colored rice for a sensory bin or sensory jar? This is a simple tutorial on how to dye rice with Kool-aid. This is a great way to add vibrant colors and scents to rice for sensory bins and other fun activities. You’ll need: 1 cup rice 1/2 teaspoon Kool-aid[Read more]

How to dye Pasta

How to Dye Pasta Preschool

Dyed pasta is actually very easy and it can be used for so many fun things. Things you can do with kids using dyed pasta include; a sensory bin, collages, patterning, and jewelry. See below how to dye pasta in 3 easy steps! You’ll Need This to dye Pasta: Pasta of your[Read more]

7 Tips to Transition Toddlers from Nap time to Quiet Time

So your toddler stopped napping? Maybe you are pregnant,  maybe you have a newborn, or maybe you just need a break in your day in order not to go crazy. Hey, I get it. Everyone needs some silence in their day and break from the chaos that is raising young[Read more]

6 Ways to Raise Adventurous Kids

Raising adventurous kids

What is more fun and exciting than going on an adventure? I think adventure beckons in all of us and all we need to do is learn to accept adventures as they come. Raising adventurous kids encourages imagination, bravery, and helps kids (and adults) live life to the fullest. Below[Read more]

Top 20 Educational Youtube Videos for Toddlers and Preschoolers

Educational Youtube Videos for Toddlers

We sometimes like to watch Youtube song videos on our TV or on our tablet as part of my kids’ daily screen time. But we liked to watch educational Youtube videos for toddlers and sometimes it is hard to sort what is educational and what is not. I thought I would[Read more]