Homemade Fizzy Sidewalk Paint Recipe

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This sidewalk paint recipe has come in handy a number of times. Its great for the kids to paint with, but its also easy for me to use when I'm setting up an activity and need something more prominent than just sidewalk chalk. I made a variation of this sidewalk paint recipe without the fizzy part to do big maze with Henry outside. With the fizzy part is where all the fun is ...

Making Time for Myself

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I rarely make time for myself. I take that back, I rarely make time for myself to just relax. I do have time to myself, my husband works nights, so after the kids go to bed, its me time. And I thoroughly enjoy it. I spend it writing posts for here, which I thoroughly enjoy. But blogging is also a job for me. It may be my dream job, but its still a job and is a lot of work to ...

6 Math Activities for Kids Using School Unit Blocks

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Today's post has math activities for kids using blocks shared by Faigie of EduArt 4 Kids. The reason I call these blocks "school unit blocks" is because these are the type of blocks that are most often found in early childhood classrooms and centers. They can, however, definitely be purchased for use at home. I know, as I purchased them for my kids years ago and was never ...

Listening Activity with Blocks

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A listening activity was much needed... I hate to admit how bad my kids have been at listening lately. They totally either tune me out completely or just plain ignoring me unless I'm yelling at them. And I hate that. Completely hate it. I figured it was time we actually work on their listening skills with a simple activity. I intentionally chose to do an activity that ...