The Ultimate Travel Checklist Printable

travel checklist

You check into your hotel only to realize you forgot to pack your toothbrush or heaven forbid your child’s favorite teddy bear that they NEED to fall asleep. I think we have all been there where you have forgotten something while traveling. And this can become a nightmare when you[Read more]

The 20 Best Road Trip Games and Activities for Kids

road trip games for kids

You are going on a road trip with your kids and you’re worried how you are going to keep them entertained and keep your sanity. I get it, traveling with kids, especially in the car, can be stressful but it doesn’t have be. With a little planning, you can a[Read more]

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]

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]

5 Tips for Teaching Kids Gratitude and End Entitlement

Teach Kids to be Grateful

No one wants to raise an ungrateful child. We hear a lot today about kids feeling entitlement. I know personally teaching kids gratitude is very high on my priority list. Below you will find 5 easy tips for teaching kids gratitude. Since day one, I have been toying with different[Read more]