16 Materials Perfect for Toddler Busy Play

Lots of Busy Play Ideas to Keep Kids Busy

These materials and activity ideas will definitely come in handy to keep kids busy when I just gotta get something done! I have been trying my best to prepare myself and the kids for when the baby gets here in a couple of months. Right now, I’ve been thinking about how in the world am […]

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35 Name Activities for Preschoolers

Last year in three year old preschool, names were a big deal. So I can only suppose they will be again this year in four year old preschool. Henry learned to recognize his name pretty early on. At first, he thought any word that started [or even had one] with an H meant it was […]

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30 Creative Toddler Craft & Art Projects

I mentioned a while back that toddler activities are the hardest for me to come up with. To make it even more specific, toddler activities that are creative activities, like art or crafts for toddlers, are that much harder! Why is it so hard at this age? They generally like everything right? Yeah… But toddlers […]

8 Father's Day Activities the Kids can make Dad

8 Father’s Day Activities on It’s Playtime!

Its Father’s Day this Sunday and we’re all set. Well almost. I gotta grab a couple things yet myself, but the kids have made their gift for Dad. Have yours? Maybe you need some quick inspiration. B Inspired Mama has a list of 10 things that the kids can do for dad. And I’m sharing […]

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40 Gross Motor Activities to Get Your Kids Moving!

Gross motor activities. I’m a huge fan of ways to get the kids to move! For two major reasons: It wears them out! Number one reason by far! It’s good for them to learn to move in new ways and build muscles and what not and so on… you know… all the technical learning stuff […]

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35 Activities for ‘Things that Go!’

I don’t know about you, but all my boys can play with are things that go… you know… things with wheels! I’m not saying its “a boy thing” because I know girls like their fair share of ‘things that go’ too. It seems that if I add a vehicle of some sort to an activity, […]

50 Activities just for your Toddler

50 Activities that are Perfect for Toddlers

Activities for toddlers are the number one hardest thing for me to come up with to do. They’re a hard age because they often want to put stuff in their mouths, as well as not understanding direction or having the attention span for most activities. We have done quite a few though [both Henry and […]