We spent an afternoon with paper and red, white, and blue paint, inspired by the upcoming patriotic holiday to make some firework paintings. We first started out with a classic pipe cleaner print seen here. Then we moved on to finding other ways to try and create firework paintings.
Apple Nachos have been on my to try list forever! We finally got around to making them today. Having a bag full of apples from the apple farm was inspiring. This snack was a big hit with the kids. I must say I wanted to keep the apple nachos all
If you follow my blog you know we love water play. It is one activity that both my boys can enjoy together. I am always trying to find something fun for them to do together. My oldest son has washed his cars outside before and always wants to get
My kids love to paint. I think a lot of kids love to paint. Mine are quite often happy to just have store bought paint and paint brushes. But sometimes it is just more FUN to make your own paint brushes. DIY yarn paint brushes I made them were
Teacher appreciation week is coming up. Here are some ideas for you to check out for Teacher Appreciation gift ideas. Easy and awesome ideas for all the great teachers out there. I see a few ideas we could pick from for this year! Hope it helps you find some inspiration.
Another fun play recipe as part of 12 months sensory dough! This month I have an Easy Soap Dough Play Recipe to share. This dough was a big hit with the kids. I love that I had everything I needed in the pantry to make it and did not have
I love to find simple and fun ways to add learning to our days. This craft stick color sort is just that simple and fun. I used things I had on hand and set up a a tray and invited my younger kids to come play. They both
Super excited to be taking part in 40 Sensory Bin Fillers Hosted by Little Bins for Little Hands. What a great resource for sensory bin play from so many wonderful bloggers. They are all in one place here on the home page . A must click on link to
We love feeding the birds. We also love making our own bird feeders. Since I had robots on my mind and a juice carton sitting in my keep for project pile, it just seemed right to create a Robot Juice Carton Bird Feeder with the kids. I set out
I do not know about you but my kids are always wanting something to eat or a “snack”. We could have just eaten lunch but 15 minutes before yet they say ” I am hungry”. We spend a lot of our days on the go and finding a snack
My toddler has been having a lot of fun breaking crayons in half at our house. The pile of broken crayons has been piling up. I have had on my list of “want to try” for us to make homemade shaped crayons for a while. It seems like now was
We love to find fun ways to celebrate Earth Day over here. Teaching the kids how to care for the Earth is important, but having a little fun along the way is ok too. This post is packed full of kid activities for Earth Day. 10 Earth Day activities for kids you
Last year we made Yogurt Cup Wind Chimes. The kids loved helping to make the wind chime and it is still out in the tree a year later! We set out to make a new wind chime this year out of another recycled material. Here is what we came