Christmas is going to be here before I know it!  But it is never too late to get in the kitchen with the kids and make yummy treats for family and friends.  The kids and I often make friends at places we frequent.  So the kids get excited to

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As the mom of three boys I guess stepping on Nerf darts and finding Nerf guns hiding under my bed was bound to happen one day.   Well, those days are here!  Over the last few years my boys have gotten a few Nerf guns here and there but my

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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

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It is time to start thinking about what fun Christmas craft to try with the kids this year.  Spending time crafting with kids is a fun way to spend time together.  It is also fun to make crafts for others.  I know my kids love bringing home holiday crafts

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  This month’s All Things Kids Series is focused on Christmas!  One of my favorite times of the year.  I love the decorations, music, movies, food!  I also love crafting with my kids.  We set out to create stackadoo Christmas Cards.  We came up with fun Christmas Tree Cards to give to our family.

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I had so much fun putting together the Apple Scented Sensory Play Ideas post that I set out to create a Pumpkin Scented Sensory Play Ideas post too.  Apple and pumpkin are two of my favorite scents in the fall. Adding those scents to playtime is a fun way to

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Getting to finally cut with a pair of scissors has always been a big deal at my house.  Something about them just gets my kids excited.  Using scissors is often harder than it looked to my kids.  Finding fun ways to work on scissor skills with them has helped

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Yes, I will say it again! I love holiday crafts!  The kids and I love using our simple holiday crafts to decorate the house or create gifts for others.  Halloween is on our minds so we decided to try a potato print spider craft.  I have a bad habit

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I can not believe summer is gone and Fall is here!  I do love Fall.  One of the first things that comes to mind when I think of the beginning of Fall is Apples!  When my oldest child was little, he loved the book 10 Apples Up On Top

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We had so much fun with our Frankenstein Footprint craft a few years ago I wanted to try a new Frankenstein craft with the kids.  I bought these small green plates months ago.  I knew they would be perfect for a Frankenstein paper plate craft.  As time went on

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I get excited about most seasons because they all bring something different to the table.  However, I just LOVE Fall or Autumn.  The weather here starts to cool off, the bugs start disappearing, apple picking, visits to the farm, and most of all, everything pumpkin spice! Yeah, these are

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We love books and we love fall!  So what better than to go on a hunt for the best fall books for children out there.  We have many fall favorites already but we always enjoy adding a new book to our collection.  There are so many I still want

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Fall is in the air here in the south.  The leaves on a few trees are starting to change color and the evenings are getting cooler.  Fall is my favorite time of the year here.   I took a box of fall themed items we used in play activities

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COLORS, COLORS, COLORS! There are so many AMAZING coloring learning activity ideas around for children. Having hands on color activities for kids can make learning their colors so much more exciting.  Being able to get involved in color sorting or matching can be more interesting than just reading about colors

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