I was homeschooled growing up and my mother found creative ideas to teach us different concepts – this is even more impressive in pre-pinterest and blogging age, before the internet! I remember her doing this activity with me using beans … Continue reading Jello Cell – Biology Activity for Kids
My husband and I love to travel, but unfortunately we’ve been on a wee bit of a hiatus due to having two young children. In our 11 years of marriage, we’ve had the privilege to fly around the world and … Continue reading Famous Paintings Art Lacing Boards
This activity has been a HUGE hit with my preschooler – I have been saving random bottle caps from my Body Armor drinks (because breastfeeding, lol) and after months, I had enough to do this activity. I printed out the … Continue reading Alphabet Matching Activity – Upcycled Bottle Caps!
I always am looking at ways to upcycle stuff around my house into fun projects or toys. My baby (10 months) is always looking to pull things out of other things, and I created a fun little toy for her … Continue reading Peanut Jar Upcycle: Infant Pull Taggy Toy
I’m always looking for activities that I can whip up quickly for my busy toddler. Especially those that require minimal supervision that she can work on while I put her little sister down for a nap (two kids with different … Continue reading Object Outline Puzzle – Easy Toddler Activity!
I have two young children – the older one is *mostly* pottytrained, but still wears pullups for naps and bedtime. In the past three years I have gone through a LOT of wipes… I liked the hard plastic dispensers and … Continue reading How to Make Sensory Windows: Diaper Wipe Upcycle
I can’t remember buying chalk for a long time, but somehow I have a whole box of it. Another mama suggested turning old sticks into powder and adding water to make your own chalk paint, so that is what I … Continue reading Make Your Own Chalk Paint – Upcycle Old Chalk Sticks!
Kids love to make messes. Slime is messy. Kids love slime. I’ve made slime a couple times with my toddler now, and I’ve learned a few things. Buy glue with glitter already in it, if you mix it in later … Continue reading Slime – Easy Recipe
It’s been so hot the past couple of days, like 90’s and 100’s – it’s hard to be inspired to leave the house. I saw a Pinterest activity for dogs where you freeze toys in water for the dog to … Continue reading Frozen Bug Smash
My toddler LOVES to bake things. Anytime I’m in the kitchen I hear a little voice screeching at me, “I wanna DOOOO it!” She also likes to watch Peppa Pig (I allow some TV time in the morning while I … Continue reading Jumping Up & Down in Muddy Puddles – Peppa Pig Baking Activity