Mini Sensory Bin: Creepy Crawlies

MINI SENSORY BIN BUGS

We love sensory bins around here. This mini sensory bin is great for when you don’t have much time to put into a regular size sensory bin or if you would like to contain the mess to the top of table. This mini sensory bin allows for fun sensory play without much preparation. We used [...]

Halloween Handprint Monster

Halloween Handprint Monster

This was a craft that happened spontaneously. It is not very pretty but hey it is supposed to be a monster, so it is not supposed to be pretty. We were trying to make handprint spiders but my daughter wanted to keep doing handprints and then she said, “hey, that looks like a monster!”. So [...]

Easy Color Learning Activity for Toddlers

Color Learning activity for toddlers

This is a simple way for toddlers to explore and learn different colors. For this activity you’ll need: Small container or bowl Food coloring plain uncooked rice Spoon First she poured in drops of yellow and we named what color it was.   She then put in each color, once again naming all the different colors. [...]

Fall Activity for Families

Fall Activity for Families

I am someone who loves traditions. Holiday or seasonal traditions are some of my fondest memories as a child and it is something that I knew was important and something I wanted to continue when I started my own family. Traditions are such a great way to for the family to get closer together, have [...]

Halloween Art- Cookie Cutter Painting

Halloween art for kids

This is a super simple idea. We did it a few year back for the 4th of July and thought it would be fun to do it with the new Witch cookie cutters we got. Painting with cookie cutters is great for smaller toddlers and even babies but it is still fun for the preschool [...]

Five Little Pumpkins Storyboard Craft

5 little pumpkins craft

This is a simple and darling storyboard picture to go along with the children’s Halloween song Five Little Pumpkins. You can find the song with the video at the bottom of this post. For this activity you’ll need: Pumpkin stickers  Glitter Foam Sheet in Blue or Black Witch foam sticker Spider, ghost, and star stickers First we [...]

6 Best Halloween Songs for Toddlers and Preschoolers

Best Childrens Halloween Songs

My preschooler loves watching Youtube videos to find fun songs but I am very selective about what I let her watch. Here are 6 super fun and cute Halloween songs with video that are some of our favorites. These are not very spooky, but more fun so you shouldn’t have to worry about the little [...]

Halloween Skeleton Craft and Song!

Halloween skeleton craft for kids

  My preschooler loves Halloween. She is constantly asking to do Halloween crafts, watch Halloween movies and listen to Halloween music on Youtube. One of her favorites is The Skeleton Dance which you can view at the boom of the page. I really like the song because it actually is a learning song which teaches kids [...]

Fun Halloween Activities and Crafts for Kids

Halloween Sensory Bin

  This a round up of fun Halloween activities for kids that we have done. I will be adding some more over the next few weeks as well, so check back! Halloween Activities for Kids Witch’s Sensory Brew Gourd Monsters Rice Monsters Halloween Sensory Bin     Five Little Pumpkins Storyboard Craft   Halloween Q-tip [...]

What Kind of Mother do I Want to be?

being a good mother

  What kind of mother do I want to be? I think this is a question we all have asked ourselves at one time or another. Whether it be when we are expecting that very first bundle of joy and we dream about the kind of mother we will be or when we lose our temper [...]