Confidence Building Activities For Preschoolers

What is confidence? Confidence is a feeling or belief of being able to rely on someone or something. When we are young, we are fearless and ready to take on new challenges.

5+ Easy and Sustainable DIY Christmas Ornaments For Kids

This year we have two small children; we decided to make DIY Christmas Ornaments that are easy, sustainable and kid safe. We have been on a journey to a more mindful and sustainable lifestyle and wanted to continue that trend with our Christmas ornaments. These would also make adorable additions to presents and gift tags.Continue reading “5+ Easy and Sustainable DIY Christmas Ornaments For Kids”

Simple Math Play

Numeracy is an important skill for everyday activities, logical thinking, and reasoning. In an attempt to form a deeper understanding of whole numbers, we have been digging into the basic concept. We have incorporated two simple math resources that are making learning both organic and fun. As we navigate through the days of a pandemicContinue reading “Simple Math Play”

Easy Preschool Activities

Do you ever stock up on Target dollar spot items and then think, what am I going to do with these? On a recent trip to Target I grabbed a couple of classroom banner sets and I will show you three easy activities that are perfect for preschoolers and easily adaptable for toddlers. Some daysContinue reading “Easy Preschool Activities”

Life Cycle of a Bee Sensory Play

Water beads are one of our favorite sensory bin fillers and if you haven’t experienced them yet, head straight to amazon and order some. Water beads never seem to amaze me with their growth. The photo on the left is of water breads directly out of the pack and the photo on the right isContinue reading “Life Cycle of a Bee Sensory Play”

DIY Story Stones

Story time is so magical as a child, so easy to get lost in a tale. My four year old especially loves when we tell stories, not just read them in books; it has always been part of our bedtime routine that she pick a character and theme and then we make up a storyContinue reading “DIY Story Stones”

Homeschool Target Supplies

It is no secret that the Target “dollar section” is my weakness; I believe it is now referred to as Bullseye’s Playground. The back to school items are always fun to stock up on for educational activities throughout the year. This year, I was especially excited for the back to school materials as we areContinue reading “Homeschool Target Supplies”

Naturally Dyed DIY Playdough

Playdough is a great fine motor activity to build muscles in children’s hands. These muscles are important for things like gripping writing utensils, dressing themselves, and manipulating small items. I have also found playdough time to be a calming and creative outlet for my spirited girl. The focus helps to slow her breathing and theContinue reading “Naturally Dyed DIY Playdough”