Valentine Hop and Pop Gross Motor Activity

Valentine Hop and Pop Gross Motor Activity for Kids!

Preschoolers need lots of practice to develop their gross motor skills–good thing it’s so much fun! I was talking to my friend Meredith from Homegrown Friends and she came up with the idea of using bubble wrap for a Valentine’s Day activity and we could not wait to try it out. This is one gross […]

Happy Day Scented Slime Recipe

Happy Day Slime! This scented slime recipe is a full sensory experience that will have you smiling!

Oh happy day! This scented slime recipe has everything you need to make your day happier…well at least we think so! Slime is already a great sensory experience for kids and making it scented makes it even more engaging. We scented ours with orange essential oil and my kids are obsessed. My preschooler says its […]

100 Acts of Kindness Challenge Week 1

Random Acts of Kindness Challenge #1!

The 100 Acts of Kindness Project for 2015 has begun! Have you joined in? It’s easy. Just do 100 acts of kindness with your kids or class between now and Valentine’s Day and celebrate kindness wherever you find it. We have a kindness newsletter you can subscribe to and are sharing easy acts of kindness […]

Snowflake Shape Kites

Snowflake Shape Kites! A fun way shape activity for preschool kids and a how to cut snowflake shapes for big kids!

This is the season that the snow starts to fly!  We love to fill our windows with tons of paper snowflakes each winter.  These snowflake kites came about when we were making a bunch of paper snowflakes one day, and my Little Guy (age 3) said, “What if snowflakes were kites in the sky?”  We […]

Number Matching Preschool Busy Bag

Heart Number Matching Busy Bag for Preschoolers!

Oh the joys of busy bags…especially the ones that encourage learning! This heart number matching preschool busy bag rules (pun totally intended) because there are so many ways for kids to play and learn. Preschool Number Matching Busy Bag ruler clothespins felt, paper, foam hearts puffy paint or markers glue (maybe hot glue depending on […]

Tips for Saving Money {Free Printable}

Piggy bank savings over chalkboard background

There is nothing more satisfying than having money saved for when you need it…but that doesn’t mean it’s easy to do! Saving money can be tough no matter what your income level is, but it doesn’t have to be impossible. There are some things you can do to make saving–whether for an emergency, Christmas, a vacation, […]

100 Acts of Kindness Challenge

100 Acts of Kindness Project! Join in!

Life is about to get a lot more kind…the 100 Acts of Kindness Challenge is starting soon! If you have been wanting to do more acts of kindness with your kids this is one of the best ways to start. If you were part of our 24 Random Acts of Christmas Kindness countdown this a great […]