June 17, 2020

Handmade cards are a great way to celebrate Father’s Day. This Father’s Day shirt card is the perfect way to get kids involved in making something personal for Dad or Grandpa. Also, handmade Father’s Day cards will be something that can be enjoyed long after the holida...

June 15, 2020

Salt is so entrancing as it pours, and it makes for an inexpensive material for practicing scooping, dumping, and other motor skills.

To Make Coloured Salt, You Will Need:

  • 1 cup salt

  • Ziploc bag or sealable Tupperware container

  • Food coloring or liquid waterc...

June 15, 2020

I love finding healthier versions of recipes, especially things my children like to eat. My two year old loves chocolate, so one recipe we make at home is for making your own Nesquik mix without all the sugar and preservatives that’s in the store bought brand, which I...

June 4, 2020

One of the easiest ways to teach your child the concept of weight is to illustrate how the simple scale works. You can make it together with your child. It is a great way to get your child thinking, talking, exploring and actively participating in the process. 

...

May 23, 2020

How to make the butterfly feeder:

Punch 4 holes in the lid, as evenly spread out as possible. Tie one end of each strand of yarn between the hole and the edge of the lid.

Invite the children to string beads on the yarn. The book’s photo shows 8 pony beads on each strand....

May 22, 2020

With the warm weather finally here, it’s time to bring the art outdoors. Which is why I’m sharing an awesome chalk recipes so your kids can create some gorgeous sidewalk art!

Supplies:

Recipe below is per color, make as much as you need per how many colored popsicles you...

May 21, 2020

Every day if you look through the window you can see lots of birds flying around the yard. They are looking for some kinds of food. One day, my daughter had homework to make a bird feeder. She was so excited to make one and help the birds to find food.

Materials you wil...

May 5, 2020

A great game to teach children is how to play tic-tac-toe. Once they learn they have fun playing it! With this activity you can make your own game board as well!

You and your child can make your board in a variety of ways. Some ways include taking a square piece of wood...

May 4, 2020

Painting is a fun activity for children. Giving children a blank piece of paper and some paint and a brush is an invitation for them to create whatever they want, using their imagination. It is so much fun to see what children will create. Painting also allows children...

May 2, 2020

Create a 3D structure for your child to practice the fine motor skill of lacing. While your child practices, your child creates a beautiful abstract piece of art. A giant lacing box can be reused an endless number of times, and each time your child can create a differe...

Please reload

Our Recent Posts

June 30, 2020

Please reload

Archive

Please reload

Tags