Halloween Art–Invitation to Create with Edible/Baby Safe Paint!

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Craft Ideas for Kids–Exploring Texture

Right now, our little preschool co-op group is exploring textures. We’ve danced on contact paper, read and touched some fuzzy/slippery/bumpy/furry books, patted pumpkins, and attempted a few open-ended craft ideas with the little ones. This particular art idea was a huge hit with both the one-year-olds and preschoolers–a texture collage! What you’ll need: Cardboard (Cut […]

What to Know Before You Cruise with Kids–The Good, The Bad, and The Yummy

Call us crazy, but we love to travel with our kids (and we hope to help pass that love on to you)! Whether you’re an experienced traveler or this is your first family trip, check out our travel section! Among other things, you’ll find our suggestions for 35 free things to do at the beach, tips for […]

Visiting the Zoo with Kids–Tips, Books, and DIY Souvenirs!

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11 Super Simple Recipes for Homemade Paint (3 Ingredients or Less!)

Hi there! Thanks for visiting! We’d LOVE for you to hang around! Like us on facebook, follow our board pinterest, and/or subscribe by email to be sure you don’t miss an update! I don’t think I can blog about kids’ activities and not have any mention of homemade finger paint on my site. But that’s about to […]

5-Minute Gift for Dad

Hi there! Thanks for visiting. We’d LOVE for you to hang around! Like us on facebook, subscribe by email, or follow us on pinterest to be sure you don’t miss an update!  DIY Gift for Dad If you have five minutes and some of your toddler/child’s artwork, you can make this simple gift and turn it […]

Fine Motor Skills–Playful Ideas for Babies, Toddlers, and Preschoolers

Hi there! Thanks for visiting. We’d LOVE for you to hang around! Like us on facebook, subscribe by email, or follow us on pinterest to be sure you don’t miss an update!  You’ve probably heard a lot about activities that help with fine motor skills. But what’s the big deal? Why should our little ones be working […]