Fun & Simple Cornhole Game for Kids to Make

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This is a super simple way to make a Cornhole game for kids! Jessica of The Leadership Notebook will show you how to make your own! Need a great indoor-outdoor activity that bridges creativity with active play? I've got you covered! I'm a big fan of repurposing items. My son and I recently found a great way to reuse cardboard boxes; so great, in fact, I think other parents ...

What OTC Medicine Do I Give My Kids?

What OTC medicine should I take, or give my kids???

Is it allergies? Is it a cold? What the heck do I give him? Why does parenting have to be so dang hard sometimes? How often have I taken the kids to the doctor for something so basic to find out its only allergies and what over-the-counter medicine I can give them? And then to remember that information for next time. I don't know why, allergies are mind-boggling to me. The last ...

Visual Addition Pom Pom Drop

A visual addition activity using a pom pom drop

We had a little learning fun with a pom pom drop! So simple! If you want to make just a basic pom pom drop for toddlers, just take out the visual addition element of this. It's super fun for toddlers to poke pom poms into it. This time, I didn't have any cardboard tubes on hand because I didn't plan to do this. It kind of just came up while I was researching for another post ...

Activities to Do on a Rainy Day with Your Toddler

Lots of fun rainy day activities for toddlers to do

Well, tomorrow it's supposed to rain... but... today school was cancelled because of four inches of snow here in Iowa... so who really knows, right? However, it is the season of rainy days! April showers bring May flowers! And April is just a few days away. I, honestly, cannot wait! That means greener grass and flowers popping up everywhere in our yard! Such a fun and happy ...