DIY Magnet Activity Table for Valentine’s Day Learning

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One fun hands on activity to learn in many ways! I love this magnet activity table! Welcome Dhiyana of Sparkling Buds! Hello, hands on: as we grow readers! I'm happy to guest post on one of my favorite blogs. Thanks Jamie for the opportunity! I have noticed all kids love to play with magnets. I feel that they are surprised to watch things snap together without glue. Like all ...

Kid-Made Valentine Snacks for the Classroom

A healthy and sweet valentine's day snack for the classroom!

I absolutely love when I can make my little ones speechless. It happens so rarely, and when it does, I always feel like I'm awesome. This valentine snack accomplished just that!  And they make wonderful valentine snacks for the classroom too (so you could have about 25 little ones speechless ... AWESOME). Do you make homemade Valentines for school? Or try another one of our ...

Hand and Eye Coordination with a Hammer & Tees

Hammering tees into play dough for toddlers to work on hand and eye coordination

Hand and eye coordination is definitely something all of my kids could use some practice with. None of us are particularly coordinated and unfortunately clumsiness runs in my family (sorry Dad). My kids have been on a play dough kick lately so I thought it might be fun to add some golf tees and a hammer to the mix for some good practice. Find more of our fine motor activities ...

20 LOVE Crafts & Activities for Kids

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The season of love deserves some LOVE crafts, right? How about some for the kids to melt your heart with? Love has been on my mind a lot the last couple of weeks (more so than usual) since I've been sharing my love with the kids every day with our Valentine scavenger hunt. Sharing something I love about them each and every day. The boys get so excited to not only find their ...