Featured Outdoor Activities

Painted T-Shirts Toddler-Style

painted-tshirts

Painted t-shirts needs to be a memory every child has doing! Check out these toddler-style t-shirts shared by Nicole of Practical Research Parenting. I want my 2 year old son to be as excited about giving presents as receiving them. So this year I decided we’d make t-shirts together. I’ll share how we did it and what I learned. Toddler-Proof Painted T-Shirts Designs I used ...

5 Waiting Games That Kids Can Do Anywhere

Waiting games for kids to do anywhere, anytime.

Sometimes in life we have to wait. And when you have little people with you a long line at the post office or a doctor that is running behind schedule might seem like doomed situation, but having a few waiting games in your toolbox can turn an uncomfortable wait into unexpected fun. Waiting games you can really do anywhere: Finger Plays Finger plays can keep little hands ...

6 Ways to Increase Your Toddler’s Vocabulary through Play

Tips to increase toddler's vocabulary through play

I find that I always worry about my child's ability to talk in the early years, and then all of a sudden, it explodes. Lindsey, of Kiddo Korner, is sharing 6 ways to help increase your child's vocabulary, more specifically your toddler's vocabulary, and doing it through play. That's what toddlers are best at, right? 6 Ways to Increase Your Toddler’s Vocabulary through ...

Ways Kids Can Use a Slide (Other Than Sliding Down It)

Fun ways kids can use a slide -- other than just sliding down it.

I am so relieved that lovely weather is arriving so my preschoolers can move their gross motor activities outside. The snow was fun in November and December, but come January (not to mention February, and March) I was over it. We managed to find some fun indoor gross motor activities to get us through the coldest of the winter days, but now we can take those activities where they ...