Activities, Early Childhood Education, Family, Family Moments, Science Activities

Super Cool Science: Self Filling Balloon

What if I told you a balloon could fill up with air, without you having to blow it up? Sounds crazy right? But it's true! With a little chemical reaction a balloon can fill with air without the manual labor of blowing it up! What you'll need VinegarBaking SodaFunnel (found this to best way to… Continue reading Super Cool Science: Self Filling Balloon

Activities, Arts and Crafts, Children, Early Childhood Education, Family, Family Moments, Kids

Primary Colors Bag: an Infant Art Activity

Infants are naturally curious and are ready to explore anything and everything! Why not introduce them to the beauty of art! This is a perfect activity for tummy time or helping your little one work on their balance while standing up! Grab some primary colors and let's go! Primary Colors Bag All you need for… Continue reading Primary Colors Bag: an Infant Art Activity

Arts and Crafts, Children, Early Childhood Education, Summer, Summer Activities

Squirt Gun Art Activity: Sure to be a Blast!

Are your kids suffering the summertime blues? It's inevitable, eventually the kids echo in a chorus of "I'm bored!!!" Instead of offering up the same old types of activities give this Squirt Gun Watercolor Art Activity a try! Best part is, this activity is fun for kids of all ages (yes, even you mom and… Continue reading Squirt Gun Art Activity: Sure to be a Blast!

Activities, Children, Early Childhood Education, Family, Family Moments, Kids, Reading Rocks

Bringing Fun into Daily Chores: How to Make Laundry Day into a Learning Experience

Household chores are a drag. Personally, my least favorite chore is laundry... Am I the only one? (I doubt it!) It seems never to end, always a load to wash, fold, and put away. I wish I had a robotic maid like Rosie to help with it so I don't have to do it. Unfortunately,… Continue reading Bringing Fun into Daily Chores: How to Make Laundry Day into a Learning Experience

Children, Early Childhood Education, Family, Family Moments, Reading Rocks

Reading with Kids: an Important Activity at any Age

Reading with our kids is an important activity to partake in on a daily basis. It helps to foster numerous skills that will provide a strong foundation for their school years and, more importantly, the rest of their lives. So let's dive in and see how reading with kids in their early years impacts them… Continue reading Reading with Kids: an Important Activity at any Age