Paper Plate Turkey Craft

Simple Paper Plate Turkey Puppet Craft for Thanksgiving

Gobble gobble! These turkey paper plate crafts are simple enough for preschoolers to make and with the addition of a craft stick can turn into puppets. Perfect for finger plays, storytelling and pretend play–I love when a craft becomes a play tool! Paper Plate Turkey Craft dessert size paper plate (if you want to turn […]

Christmas Counting Busy Bag for Preschool

Preschool Christmas Counting Busy Bag for Kids!

Have you discovered the awesomeness that is busy bags yet? They’re self contained activities that kids can do all by themselves again and again. They made great quiet time activities and are perfect for when you’re traveling or out to eat. Since Christmas is coming I thought it’d be fun to make a holly wreath preschool […]

6 Ways to Make Story Time Special

6 Ways to Make Story Time Special

There really is something magical about story time. Nothing beats that feeling of choosing a story and snuggling up together to share a new adventure. Okay, maybe not everyday is picture perfect, but more often than not story time is the perfect time to bond with your kids. That’s why I’m so excited to partner […]

Random Acts of Christmas Kindness Printable Advent Calendar

Free Printable RACK Advent Calendar for Kids! Spread some kindness this Christmas!

This is our third year counting down to Christmas with 24 Random Acts of Christmas and I cannot wait for December to get here! It has been such a great way for our family to stop in the midst of the crazy holiday season and intentionally do good in our family, our community and our world. […]

Fall Paper Bag Tree

Fall Paper Bag Craft for Kids!

The kids and I love to embrace the new seasons with crafting.  With Fall in full swing we set out to create a fun and pretty fall craft. The Fall Paper Bag Tree was perfect for us to make.  Easy to make and a simple decoration for the house as well.   The kids are so proud […]

Planning for a Simple and Stress-Free Holiday Season

Tips for a Simple and Stress-Free Holiday Season! Ideas for saving time, money and energy.

The holiday season (and all of its craziness) is upon us! I am on a mission to keep things as simple and stress-free as possible this year. Really. Last year I never sent out any Christmas cards, the ones I ordered were blurry and I didn’t have enough time to redo so I just decided […]

Pete the Cat and His Four Groovy Buttons Craft

Make a Groovy Button Bracelet to go with Pete the Cat and His Four Groovy Buttons!

Pete the Cat and His Four Groovy Buttons is one of our very favorite books so we had to choose it for this month’s Virtual Book Club for Kids. The fun and colorful story by Eric Litwin is beloved by preschoolers everywhere for good reason–it’s just plain cool! The groovy repetitive text and Pete’s great […]