Sensory Play

This week’s Preschool Book Club is reading Ten Apples Up On Top!  We love this book.  I was so excited that it came up in the list for the book club to explore.  We did  Ten Apples Up On Top- counting and matching activity  before and my son enjoyed

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Simple science that doubles as sensory play is always a hit at my house.  This simple setup for playtime got thumbs up from all of them. Monsters Inc Science is great for multiple ages and easy to get ready for the kids. My kids are 1yr, 3yr, and 5yr.

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I have been wanting to try frozen paint with the kids for some time now.  After seeing Debs Paintsicles. Frozen paint cubes for creative fun. on Learn with Play at Home, I knew the kids would love it. We tried frozen DIY Apple Scented “paints” but they were not paint.  So today we

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We first tried goop in 2012 and the kids loved it.  See it here How to Make Goop.  Ever since, we have only played with “goop” a few more times.  Our sweet potato ooey gooey fall table was fun last year.  I even got in on playing in that

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My kids love paint.  They love paint even more when it is messy. One morning I set them up with a large invitation to paint. Tablecloth painting was a hit with both of my older boys!  This is a fun process art project for kids of multiple ages (my

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Volcanoes, or fizzing baking soda, has been a go to activity for us at my house.  All 3 kids have been having fun with this simple science experiment.  I have been inventing new ways for us to play with volcanoes.  Today we set out to enjoy Ghost Volcanoes.    

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  September is Hunger Awareness Month.  The color orange also represents hunger.  So this month we have gone orange to help raise awareness.  I enjoy teaching my kids to give to others.  Giving food donations to our local food pantry is something we do often.   Even if it is just a small bag

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If you know me then you probably knew it was only a matter of time before we made Apple Scented Clean Mud.  Clean Mud is easy and cheap to make and a lot of fun to play with.  I made the kids a batch of apple berry scented clean mud

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If you follow along then you know I have been living, breathing, and dreaming apples, lol.  One activity keeps snowballing into another.  The kids are loving them so we just keep on having fun. As the mom to 3 kids  of all different ages, I have to try and come up

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YAY, for Playdough Day.  One of the best days of the year! To celebrate here is a great holiday playdough recipe that can be fun anytime of the year.   It seems to have become a yearly tradition to make a batch of Gingerbread Playdough for the kids at

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We made Sunflower Playdough in the spring and I had hoped to set up a few more activities for the kids with the same scent.  Time got away from me and we never got around to it.  However, this day was the day to make it happen.  I made

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For the love of Apples!  I can not stop thinking up apple play ideas, lol.  Now that it is finally September, maybe I will get hit with another theme for inspiration.    Apple slime is quick, easy, and low cost to make and play with.  It can get messy

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We recently made Apple Scented Soda Dough and had left over ingredients. My gears were turning to think of what else we could do that was apple scented and fun!  The idea for DIY Apple Scented Frozen Paints came to mind.  I could not wait to see how, and

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My kids love to play with baking soda and vinegar. Simple science at its best.  I have been telling the kids for some time we would try freezing it for playtime.  Well, we can finally mark it off our to try list.  Apple Scented Frozen Baking Soda and Vinegar Science is perfect for fall. Fall is

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