Shamrock Math Race

Shamrock math race game for kids

This time of year, we are stuck indoors a lot.  With cold weather outside, we need active gross motor games for the kids.  When learning is mixed in, it is just a bonus for this mom!  We made this Shamrock Math Racing Game one cold afternoon, and now we can’t stop playing! We started with […]

Rainbow Color Sorting Busy Bag

Rainbow Color Sorting Busy Bag for Preschool

 Spring is almost here and I am ready for all things rainbow! We came up with a fun rainbow color sorting busy bag that is so simple to put together. Rainbow Color Busy Bag egg carton paint food coloring (optional) pasta The best thing about this busy bag is just how easy it is to […]

Scented Rainbow Sensory Art

Created scented sensory rainbow art with DIY dyed bath salts

Art can be a great way for kids to create and learn by using their senses.  There is so much sensory input that happens with art creation!  Sticky glue, the scent of paints, tearing paper, cutting resistive materials…art is a sensory-filled experience! This Scented Sensory Rainbow Art project provides even more sensory fun with DIY […]

Celery Science Experiment for Kids

Celery Transpiration Experiment for Kids!

I love easy experiments that make science cool! This rainbow colored celery experiment is simple to set up and really makes transpiration come alive for kids. Celery Science Experiment celery (the leafy parts show the color the best) jars water food coloring We have been doing a lot of rainbow activities lately so we made […]

Measuring Leprechaun Pots Math Activity

Measuring Leprechaun Pots Math Activity!

I am so excited to have Malia from Playdough to Plato here today with a fun math activity for you!  ‘Tis the season for rainbows, shamrocks and pots of gold so I was excited to pull together a fun, St. Patrick’s Day math activity for my four year old. Measuring Leprechaun Pots gives kids plenty […]

Fun Rainbow Food For Kids


Rainbow activities are everywhere right now! An easy way to add to the rainbow fun is with colorful rainbow snacks.  I’ve added a list of rainbow foods that are kid-friendly, look super yummy, and quite pretty!  Inviting your kids into the kitchen to help whip up a batch of rainbow waffles or rainbow fruit kabobs […]

5 Ways to Make St. Patrick’s Day Fun for Kids

5 Ways to Make St. Patrick's Day FUN for Kids!

My husband and I love St. Patrick’s Day and are always looking for ways to make it fun for our kids! It’s the silly ideas that make everyone smile that become great family traditions and memories down the road. Leprechaun Fun for Kids: 1.  Make your own leprechaun trap to try and catch a leprechaun! […]