3 Activities With One Filler For Toddlers and Preschoolers

Three sensory bin activities with one sensory bin filler

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”

Fall Sensory Bottle Activity

Fall is here and we are enjoying all the fall activities! Nature treasures have been a big hit in our house and I am a fan. I am enjoying the children connecting with nature and not being as consumed with materials. It has been rewarding to watch the kids collect items they find captivating andContinue reading “Fall Sensory Bottle Activity”

Fall Inspired Nature Activity

Fall has arrived, inspiring me to pull out comfy boots and sweatshirts while enjoying pumpkin everything! The crisp air has arrived and it still seems surreal we have reached September of 2020. Mentally I am stuck back in spring. It is safe to say this has been the longest yet fastest year. To introduce theContinue reading “Fall Inspired Nature Activity”

Mystery Fizzing Colors

Even when my daughter is under the weather but she is always up for an experiment. I look for an activity that is low key and also easy to set up. We limit screen-time but while she is sick that is lifted a bit to keep our high energy girl resting. To switch things up,Continue reading “Mystery Fizzing Colors”

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 Water Play

Living in North Carolina we experience a decent amount of heat making water play a must throughout the summer. We love to spend time outside and this is the easiest way to make sure the kids are cool while doing so. I have contemplated a mud kitchen for a while but have gone back andContinue reading “DIY Water Play”

What Is An Invitation To Play?

Does a child really need an invitation to play? Well, we aren’t sitting down addressing envelopes but a child is still learning how to play. Simplifying their play options can help ease them into a deeper concentration. What is an invitation to play? According to TeachPreschool, “Simply stated, an invitation to play is arranging theContinue reading “What Is An Invitation To Play?”