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...

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...

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...

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...

14 Activities for 14-Month-Old to Develop Skills and Senses

14 Activities for 14-Month-Old to Develop Skills and Senses

Your 14-month-old is entering an amazing phase of development; you'll see all kinds of new cognitive and motor developments in the coming weeks. Parents want to offer activities for 14-month-old toddlers that support their mind and movement development. This is the...

17 Sensory Board DIY Ideas for Busy Babies and Toddlers

17 Sensory Board DIY Ideas for Busy Babies and Toddlers

You baby has been busy exploring the world around him for some time now. Since the moment he could open his eyes and take his first breath, he was taking in everything through his senses. From seeing and hearing to feeling and tasting, they are loving the new...

15 Toddler Busy Board Ideas Your Child Will Love!

15 Toddler Busy Board Ideas Your Child Will Love!

Now that your toddler is cruising around, they've really begun exploring the world around them. You're probably ready to start exposing them to more learning experiences while simultaneously keeping them busy! What better way to do this than with a toddler busy...

DIY Fake Snow For Sensory Play

DIY Fake Snow For Sensory Play

Winter is almost here and there has never been a more perfect time for this pretend snow. I don't know about your kids but mine can spend hours with anything involving squishy, moldable, or otherwise "messy" play! (Although rest assured this activity is easy to...

Felt Christmas Tree Activity for Toddlers

Felt Christmas Tree Activity for Toddlers

Decorating the Christmas Tree is always an exciting part of the holiday season, especially when it brings about new traditions that you're starting as a family. However, it's not always the safest and easiest activity for babies and toddlers- or even your...

Christmas Sensory Bin for Toddlers

Christmas Sensory Bin for Toddlers

Toddlers love sensory bins!  They are super simple to create and make great activities for toddlers to explore different textures, develop language, and improve fine motor skills.  This Christmas sensory bin incorporates auditory, visual, and tactile...

Fall Leaf Painting Wreathe for Toddlers

Fall Leaf Painting Wreathe for Toddlers

Now is the time that the leaves have started changing into their beautiful colors. Here in the north east, we are hitting peak leaf color season and my toddler’s eyes are delighted with wonder seeing them fall to the ground. She loves picking them up and telling me...

Ocean Scene Jello Toy Dig Sensory Bin

Ocean Scene Jello Toy Dig Sensory Bin

Young children LOVE to get messy! Their little hands and minds are so eager to dig into whatever materials they can find. They have no comprehension for the disaster that it makes or the clean up that it entails for us parents. Specifically, one fun and messy sensory...

No-Mess Finger Paint Activity

No-Mess Finger Paint Activity

Although I love a good and messy sensory experience for my little ones on occasion, I can also do without the clean up! Finding mess-free alternatives to sensory activities are a great way to keep your baby or toddler busy while eliminating the treacherous clean up....

10 Inexpensive Sensory Shakers and Noise Makers

10 Inexpensive Sensory Shakers and Noise Makers

Easily create sensory bottles that your kids can have fun both making and playing with. Most of them use items that you'll find around the house, so always make sure you're saving the things that might be garbage! I can always find a fun craft or activity to make with...

Toy Water Scoop Sensory Bin

Toy Water Scoop Sensory Bin

Hot summer days plus busy toddlers is the perfect recipe to get outside and play. Water play is a great way to keep them cool and having fun! However, you don't need a pool or water table to make water play fun. Try this cheap and simple activity that takes very...

Fishing For Letters Toddler Outdoor Activity

Fishing For Letters Toddler Outdoor Activity

Finding activities to keep your toddler busy and entertained during the hot, summer days can be daunting. Getting them outside is important, but you want to have ways to keep them cool, as well. Fishing for Letters is a simple activity that your toddler will love!...

Ice Block Toy Dig Outside Sensory Activity

Ice Block Toy Dig Outside Sensory Activity

As those hot summer days are approaching, you'll want to get your kids outside as much as possible. Though you may already have the pool, water table, or trampoline, their attention spans only last so long. That's why it's great to have some activities up your sleeve...

11 Simple and Fun Outdoor Activities for Your Toddler

11 Simple and Fun Outdoor Activities for Your Toddler

Now that the weather is warm, it's time to get out and have some fun with your toddler! If you're stuck at home and finally running out of new, exciting ideas for your kids, check out some simple and fun activities that anyone can do! Most of these activities don't...

Frozen Toy Outdoor Sensory Baby and Toddler Activity

Frozen Toy Outdoor Sensory Baby and Toddler Activity

This easy outdoor sensory baby activity is great for the summertime. Although it can definitely be done inside, it's a good way to cool your little ones off in the warm sun. The coldness of the ice cubes will be fun for your baby to manipulate or chew on. For this...

Easter Sensory Bin for Babies and Toddlers

Easter Sensory Bin for Babies and Toddlers

Babies and toddlers love sensory bins!  They are super simple to create and make great activities for toddlers to explore different textures, develop language, and improve fine motor skills.  This Easter sensory bin incorporates auditory, visual, and tactile...