Things have been so crazy over here at my house the last month. With sick kids, doctor appointments, family events… I had hoped to share this activity with you weeks ago and never had a chance to find the time to do it with the kids. The kids finally
It is time for another fun play recipe! This time, for 12 Months of Sensory Dough, we are playing with cloud dough. So many fun recipes for cloud dough. You can see how the kids and I played with it recently here: Peppermint Cloud Dough. When it came time to come up
My kids never sit still for long. I am always looking for simple yet fun ways to keep them busy. Gross motor activities are great to keep them moving and improving their large muscle groups. This snowman ball toss game was a great gross motor activity that kept them
You have heard me say it (or type it) before that we love sensory play at my house. I love coming up with fun play recipes for the kids and they love the freedom to explore through play. Sensory play is a great way for kids to experience different
Recently I put together an Apple Scented Sensory Play post. After looking at our own activities I was clueless for a moment what NEW sensory activity we could try this fall. After a little thought, Apple Scented Noodles sounded perfect for playtime. This would be easy to make with
I have been staring at these back to school erasers on my desk for weeks. I wanted to do something fun with them. I was thinking about a sensory bag but still was not sure. Then when I saw Preschool Inspirations Ocean Discovery Bottle I knew what I would
Last year I really wanted to make the classic pom pom shooter with my boys. Traditionally I have seen the shooters made out of plastic cups. I set out to try this with much disappointment. It just didn’t work for us. After a moment of clarity while putting clothes in the dryer, I knew just what I would do.
Several years ago we made a Rock Box- A Construction Theme Sensory Bin. My oldest just loves playing in this rock box. We had to put it up for a while when little brother was younger but he is now old enough to play in it too. Baby brother has
We love dinosaurs at my house! I think lots of kids enjoy the large magical creatures. We had a lot of fun taking part in Play, Craft, and Learn with Dinosaurs hosted by Craftulate this year. I wanted to put together a fun and inspiring list
Last year I cut up some pool noodles for a pool noodle water bin. We have since had a lot of fun with these pool noodles. One of the things we tried last year was pool noodle boats. They kids had a lot of fun with them in the bath tub.
Any Minion fans out here? My family has really enjoyed Despicable Me, Despicable Me 2, and the Minion movie. Those cute and silly minions are just loveable. Recently we had a minion birthday party for my youngest. I wanted to come up with a simple yet fun game for
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 have been having lots of fun with Jelly Beans over here at my house. We don’t just eat them! There are so many fun ways to play and craft with them too. We did a jelly bean Easter egg craft that my son just loved. I created a jelly