How to Adapt an Activity for Your Child

How to adapt activities to your child's age -- tips along with examples using real activities

Ever wonder how to do a preschooler activity with your toddler? Chelsie is here to share her tips along with examples to do any type of activity with your child. Hello everyone! My name is Chelsie from Skip Run Learn and I am the proud step-mother to an 8 year old girl and proud mother to a 15 month old girl. As a parent to two kids born so far apart, I often find myself in the ...

Rainbow Scavenger Hunt with Clues

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We love scavenger hunts! I took this one a step further than we usually do and made it a rainbow scavenger hunt with clues! I even made the clues a printable for you to print off yourself to do your own rainbow scavenger hunt! (They're at the end of this post.) There's a little prep work for this scavenger hunt. Print off the clues and cut them apart. Tape, or glue, each clue ...

Matching Upper and Lowercase Letters on ABC Road

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I've found that matching upper and lowercase letters is a great way to reinforce learning letters for preschoolers. Of course, making it fun is really what works! We did just that using our ABC mat (affiliate link if you're interested). A toy I completely forgot about. Do you ever forget you have certain toys? You put them away, thinking you'll rotate them in or something, but ...

No More Witching Hour! 10 Things to Do Between Dinner & Bedtime

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Today, we're going to say "No" to the witching hour: the hour between dinner and bedtime when things sometimes just get out of hand... Amanda is sharing 10 things do during the witching hour to help make the most of the time with your kids. Hi! Thanks to Jamie for asking me to write a guest post. I’m Amanda and live in Adelaide, South Australia with my husband, 3.5yr old son ...