Little Man definitely has more toys than he needs! Part of the reason for this is because his birthday and Christmas were so close together, and he received a lot of presents from family on both occasions! If you’ve read my earlier posts, you will know that I think simple is definitely better! To help… Read More Toy Rotation System
Around this time, your little one is going to start moving more, and start getting into things, so the toys are going to need to become more engaging! My Little Man is almost 16 months now, but I remember this phase very well! It is an exciting time for both you and your child! Please… Read More Playtime with your 6 to 12 month old!
I have been such a slacker! I do have good reasons though! 🙂 If you can believe it, I completed all the activities for this post with Little Man back in October! Who would have guessed that you don’t get a lot of free time with a toddler?! However, these construction themed activities definitely held… Read More Caution: Construction Site!
Here is what I included in our Christmas sensory basket, but you of course can use whatever you have available! Jingle bells (here’s a pack of four) Plastic ornaments Pinecones Bows (I love these little ones! I use them all year on different gifts) Snowflakes (these are similar to mine) Snowballs (these are so cute… Read More Christmas Sensory Basket
I have been M.I.A. for awhile now, and it’s all thanks to this party. The only interest Little Man has right now, is baby shark. The Super Simple version, not Pink Fong; my kid is very picky, haha. Anyway, it made sense for this to be his birthday theme. I had so many ideas of… Read More Baby Shark Party! Doo Doo Doo!
This is an easy, and fun sensory bag that can be made anytime throughout the winter season! All you need are: Ziploc bags Black stones of some kind Carrots Googly eyes Shaving cream If you use a small ziploc bag, I would just use two googly eyes, one carrot, and a few stones, giving you… Read More Melted Snowman Sensory Bag
Halloween is one of my favorite times for decorating our house! There are so many ideas online, and I usually make and/or add something new every year! Welcome to our Halloween house tour! Outdoor Decor: The silhouettes were printed off the internet, taped to black poster board, and cut out with a X-ACTO knife. There… Read More Halloween House Tour
So, your baby is out of the newborn phase and is now looking to explore their world! They may begin to roll, scoot, or even crawl at this point! Therefore the items they play with, will need to become a little more engaging! If you’re like me, you may have no idea how to play… Read More Playtime with your 4-6 month old baby!
Well, I think I’ve finally run out of animals after this! Too bad though; they are so easy and fun! I should have thought to do forest animals sooner; little man’s nursery is moose themed! Mathematic/Cognitive Skills: Have you ever read the book, We’re Going on a Bear Hunt? It is the perfect book for… Read More Forest Friends
We do not have guests stay too often at our house, because most of our family and friends are nearby, but when we do, it’s usually spur of the moment. When this happens, I don’t really have time to go out and get things that our guests may need, so I keep a lot of… Read More The Essential House Guest List