If you follow along here on our blog you know we LOVE print crafts!  I love that they can be fun keepsakes and the kids love painting their hands, feet…  Print art does not always have to be about keepsakes and decorations.  Today we made fun Bee Footprint Puppets

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Today we’re excited to share these Color Mixing Whirligigs with you.  What exactly is a whirligig?  A whirligig is an object that spins or whirls from wind, friction, or motor power.  We made these color mixing whirligigs to explore the combination that colors have when spun together.  We wanted

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Spring is in full force here at our house.  The bees, the pollen, the rain showers, the warmer weather… We felt inspired to make some spring crafts one afternoon.  One of the first things we thought of was a ladybug or ladybird.  I set out to see what we

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It is time for another Preschool Book Club  post!  My favorite posts of the month.  Today we are exploring a classic book we have been reading for some time at my house, Goodnight Moon.  We had the Runny Away Bunny first and my kids loved it!  So when we

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I love flower crafts that the kids can give me to set on my desk.  These are often better than real flowers for 2 reasons: they helped make them and they last longer.  This flower craft would be a great mother’s day gift idea or maybe for teachers as

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We love the sink or float science experiment.  It just never gets old with my children.  We did a fun sink or float in the sink before and the older kids enjoyed it so much.  One day the kids were looking for something to do so I set them

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  It is time for this month’s sensory play recipe. This month is all about clean mud!!! We LOVE clean mud.  We have tried Pumpkin Spice Clean Mud , Rainbow Clean Mud , Red, White, and Blue Clean Mud~ NO Ivory Soap Recipe , Apple Clean Mud , and Cherry Rose Clean Mud so far.  This time we tried

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 Excited to work with Kiwi Crate and Gymboree to bring you this post. Have you heard about Gymboree and Kiwi Crate joining forces with Kaboom.  They are supporting active play for kids.  Kiwi Crate has come up with these fun craft boxes as part of it.  The craft box

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  It is time for another fun busy bag idea for the kids.  This one is all about kindergarten prep.  Getting the kids ready for kindergarten.  Introducing sight words in a fun way to the kids before they head off to school is great.  They get a chance to

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We love sensory bins, sensory tables, and water play at my house.  So many fun ways to play with a bin or a sensory table.  We have had several water tables that we have used for our sensory table.  We often found other sensory materials to fill it up

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It is time for F is for Flour in the A-Z Cooking Series.  What better than to make biscuits.  We are a fun loving southern family and we eat a lot of biscuits.  I once told someone I knew how to make really good homemade biscuits.  My oldest overheard

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  Did you have a lava lamp growing up?  I did and I loved it.  So relaxing to watch as the bubbles went up and down. We decided to find out if we could make a lava lamp at home.  The lava lamp experiment was perfect.  We got to make

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Mother’s Day will be here before I know it.  So I told myself to start thinking now what we might want to make for the grandmas.  DIY clay bowls sound like something fun for me and the kids to make together.  They could make me one too.  These are

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  We love finding fun ways to practice math at my house.  There are so many great ideas out there that I wanted to put together a list.  I searched high and low and I am sharing some of my favorite math activities kids love here today.  This is

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