Snake Sensory Bin

Make a slippery slimy snake sensory bin - the perfect sensory activity for preschoolers! This water play idea is so quick and easy to set up and such a sanity-saver.

I created this slippery slimy snake sensory bin for M (3 years old) after a dollar store spree with one goal in mind: come up with anything – ANYTHING! that will productively occupy him (read: save my sanity) during winter…

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Pencil Pouch from Cardboard Tubes

Make this easy pencil pouch from cardboard tubes - yep, you heard right! I made this adorable pencil case using upcycled toilet paper rolls that were headed for the trash. I use it to stow my adult coloring tools for my current work in progress but it's great for pencils, and a perfect back to school craft for big kids, teens, and tweens!

I tend to not plan things typically and post out of season, so here I am, it’s May, and I’m sharing you a pencil pouch tutorial while you’re all thinking seashells. But for me, this is always in season, as…

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Hacks for Surviving a Sick Child

Having a sick child can be anightmare for mom but these simple hacks make life much easier! You'll love these parenting hacks for sick babies toddlers and big kids - including how to save money on medications and such.

  Big thanks to SearchRx for generously sponsoring these tips for when you have a sick child. SearchRx is a free service and  app that allows you to get the best bang for your buck when filling your prescriptions. This…

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Bert and Ernie Snacks

Make adorable Ernie and Bert snacks - perfect snack idea for picky kids who also happen to love Sesame Street! Great idea for a birthday party or for healthy school lunches.

I’m thrilled to present to you these adorable Bert and Ernie snacks by Alyssa from Arts & Crackers! It’s quite different from your typical food craft because it’s, well, more crafty… and I love that! Disclosure: this post contains affiliate…

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Making Memories from everyday moments

Making memories out of everyday moments is a great way to connect with your child throughout the day - even during after school snacktime! These ideas to connect are parenting tips for creating great childhood memories with your preschoolers, kindergarten kids, or any young children.

  I’m sharing Teddy Soft Bakes in my life as part of a sponsored series for Socialstars™” #myfirstTeddy #discoverTeddy  Some of the best childhood memories come about from the simplest experiences. Making memories doesn’t need to include a big family…

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