Thanksgiving Playdoh Mats – Free Printable

Thanksgiving Playdoh Mats – Free Printable

The weather is getting cooler and that means finding more activities to complete INDOORS! This time of year is so much fun with all of the holiday themed activity options. As a busy mom of littles, it can sometimes be hard to come up with activities that will be both...

Problem Solving Activities for Toddlers

Problem Solving Activities for Toddlers

Toddlers develop their problem-solving skills depending on the activities they carry out day in and day out. These problem-solving skills are adopted and used throughout childhood and adulthood. Apart from giving toddlers independence to learn and play, several simple...

Thankful Turkey Thanksgiving Activity

Thankful Turkey Thanksgiving Activity

With the holidays rolling around, I’m getting super excited to do so many festive activities with my daughter, especially this thankful turkey activity! Now that she’s two, she has so much more awareness and understanding of what’s going on and I can’t wait to have...

75+ Easy and FREE Thanksgiving Activities for Toddlers

75+ Easy and FREE Thanksgiving Activities for Toddlers

Thanksgiving is right around the corner and I am itching to plan activities for my little ones and I thought you might be too! I have rounded up all the easy, fun & FREE Thanksgiving activities for toddlers. These Thanksgiving activities for toddlers are actually...

How to Teach About Feelings in Fun & Easy Ways

How to Teach About Feelings in Fun & Easy Ways

As children start to be more independent and opinionated, they start to feel emotions on a larger scale. Teaching children about their own and others' feelings may seem daunting, but these activities will help make it simple, fun, and easy. How do children learn about...

30 Fun and Simple Fall Activities for Toddlers

30 Fun and Simple Fall Activities for Toddlers

Keeping your toddler busy while stuck at home can be a struggle, but there are ways to both occupy them while helping their little minds to grow and learn. You need some simple fall activities for toddlers in your plans this season. Now that fall is here, it's time to...

25+ 18 Month Old Activities Your Toddler Will Love

25+ 18 Month Old Activities Your Toddler Will Love

Toddlers are a joy for parents, but they are a bit of a handful. One of the joys of toddlerhood is that they are so interested in the world around them, but that also means you need to have plenty of 18 month old activities ready. Otherwise, you will struggle to keep...

Letter A Printables and Activities for Preschoolers

Letter A Printables and Activities for Preschoolers

Are you struggling to come up with fun ways to teach your preschooler(s) the letter A? Learning the alphabet is the most basic level of learning to read, yet probably the most important! Just like anything you do with little ones, you want to make sure you have the...

7 Benefits of Sensory Bins and How They Support Child Development

7 Benefits of Sensory Bins and How They Support Child Development

Sensory bins are tactile ways for children to play that encourage various skill development.   They are essentially a box filled with a textured filler like dry rice, pinto beans, or flour with various toys and tools in them for children to find and play with.  A...

Perfect Board Games for 2 Year Olds

Perfect Board Games for 2 Year Olds

Are you looking for board games for 2 year olds that are fun and yet still educational? Finding the right board games for your tiny family member is so important. Around 2 years old your little one finally possesses the most basic skills needed for epic game night...

Free Printable Alphabet Chart For Letter and Sound Recognition

Free Printable Alphabet Chart For Letter and Sound Recognition

Children as young as 2 can start recognizing the letters of the alphabet. This makes an alphabet chart extremely helpful for toddlers through kindergarteners. I created a printable abc chart that was going to be available in my Teaching Littles shop, but decided to...

15 Best Montessori Toys for 1 Year Old Toddlers

15 Best Montessori Toys for 1 Year Old Toddlers

More parents than ever are switching to Montessori toys with their children because they help your child develop their needed skills rather than mindless playing. If you have a toddler, you'll want to grab some Montessori toys for 1 year old toddlers. Montessori toys...

22 Quiet Games for Kids of All Ages

22 Quiet Games for Kids of All Ages

All parents and teachers need some quiet games that their kids can play. Most of the time, being quiet is not an easy task for little kids. If you're working from home or just need a moment alone, having games that your kids can play quietly keeps your kids quiet,...

How to Make Simple DIY Glitter Sensory Bottles

How to Make Simple DIY Glitter Sensory Bottles

Sensory bottles can be a calming experience for your little one. They're great for babies, toddlers, preschoolers or any child who loves visually stimulating objects. The great thing is you don't have to buy them! Instead, you can save money and make them yourself at...

10 Books to Teach Your Toddler About Diversity and Equality

10 Books to Teach Your Toddler About Diversity and Equality

Children can start noticing differences in the appearance of others at a very young age as they typically gravitate to others who look like mom, dad, or people that they see regularly. Teaching children about cultural and racial differences should also start from a...

18 Tips to Get Your Baby or Toddler Walking

18 Tips to Get Your Baby or Toddler Walking

It's been so much fun watching your baby learn and grow this past year. You’ve already seen them go from babbling and starting to sit up on their own to crawling all over the house and getting into anything and everything. If your baby is getting close to 1, you’re...

Outdoor Activities for One-Year-Olds

Outdoor Activities for One-Year-Olds

If your one-year-old is anything like mine have been, outdoor activities are the perfect remedy to just about anything. Having a tantrum? Need to get some extra energy out? Bored? Whiny? Excited? Go outside! There is something about the great outdoors that sparks joy...

25 Awesome Backyard Activities for Toddlers

25 Awesome Backyard Activities for Toddlers

Are you looking for a great way to entertain your toddler in your own backyard? Whether you have a small backyard or plenty of space to run, you need to know a few backyard activities for toddlers to keep your children entertained. I always look for easy outdoor...

What to Teach an 18 Month Old: 14 Skills to Develop

What to Teach an 18 Month Old: 14 Skills to Develop

As your baby develops into a toddler, you want to make sure you focus on all the best things to teach an 18 month old. From working on simple words to language skills, your 18-month-old-toddler is entering a busy developmental stage. Parents of toddlers need to hang...

21 Best Books for 1-Year-Olds You Need on Your Bookshelf

21 Best Books for 1-Year-Olds You Need on Your Bookshelf

Reading is one of the best things that you can do with your children throughout their lives. It's never too early or too late to start reading to your little one. Finding new books that pique their interest is key to making reading an enjoyable and fun part of their...