Art Activities

Halloween Puppets

(This post contains affiliate links, at no extra cost to you. What that means is if you click and purchase something I will get a percentage of that sale. I participate in affiliate sales to help support my blog and to keep it running.) My daughter came home, from preschool, with a pumpkin bat and she… Continue reading Halloween Puppets

Play Advice · Sensory Play · Small Manipulatives

How To Do Play Dough

Ask yourself the following (extremely very important) questions Do you want to have your children play creatively? Do you struggle with big messy activities? Do you wish an activity would keep your child’s attention for more than 5 minutes? Does play dough with your children intimidate you? If you answered yes to any of these… Continue reading How To Do Play Dough

Art Activities · Uncategorized

Leaf Art

This is an activity that I have no problem sitting down and participating in. I love getting crafty with my sweet girls! I have seen leaves be made into animals, patterns, layered, painted on, cut up tiny. There are so many options. What you need: More leaves – get out there and do some collecting! Paper… Continue reading Leaf Art

Learning Activities

Ice Block Art & Melting 

Do you have a child that loves to paint? How about a child who quickly gets bored with white paper and a crayon. Here is a little twist on a basic art activity! This does take a little before hand preparation, but it isn’t hard. Simply fill a tupperware or bowl with some water and stick… Continue reading Ice Block Art & Melting 

Sensory Play · Small Manipulatives

Pom Pom Transfer

Ready for a super simple activity? Just a little something to kill a bit of time while you prep dinner? I present to you the pom pom sort! Firstly this activity is what I would consider an open ended activity. What that means is there isn’t a specific plan or end goal for the activity.… Continue reading Pom Pom Transfer

Art Activities · Play Advice

Art On The Go

I hope you all are soaking in the last month of summer! The temperatures have dropped a bit and we have been enjoying the outdoors. I am blessed to live an incredible place. Every summer Sun Valley puts on an amazing few weeks of evening programs in which incredibly talented musicians play. I love packing up a… Continue reading Art On The Go