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.

Fall Activities

Fall is here, cue all the fall activities. We are enjoying the temperature drop in North Carolina and spending a lot of time outdoors. I always admire the leaves changing colors but this year I am fully embracing the beauty and incorporating them into our activities. The kids are finding so much joy collecting natureContinue reading “Fall Activities”

Homeschooling Daily Rhythm

I am anxious to get our first year of homeschooling off and running but at the same time I do not want to rush our down time. I have been taking time to plan out our year and what daily rhythm will work best for our household. To me preschool is just slowly introducing aContinue reading “Homeschooling Daily Rhythm”

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”

Homeschool Curriculum

Homeschooling has always been something I have contemplated. With the current pandemic happening, I gained the confidence to follow my gut and become a homeschool family. I could not be more excited and I think the most important question to ask yourself is “how does my child learn best?” This was helpful for me toContinue reading “Homeschool Curriculum”

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”

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”