How to Make a Busy Binder for Toddlers and Preschoolers

How to Make a Busy Binder for Toddlers and Preschoolers

Keeping a toddler busy (and quiet) for longer than 3 minutes is certainly not an easy task. Getting them to stay focused on something while also learning is even tougher! I created this Toddler Quiet Book to help my child learn new words and concepts while also...

Sorting and Matching Colors for Toddlers

Sorting and Matching Colors for Toddlers

One of the cognitive skills your toddler will learn in his 2nd year is recognizing and identifying colors. Children are capable of learning colors starting around 18 months old. Color matching and sorting (putting the red toy with all the other red toys) are the...

21 Important Things to Teach Your 2 Year Old

21 Important Things to Teach Your 2 Year Old

The majority of things that your two year old learns will be through play and normal social interaction. At this age, children are like little sponges, picking up every bit of information about the world around them. Both structured and unstructured play are important...

Fine Motor Skills Checklist for Babies 0-12 Months Old

Fine Motor Skills Checklist for Babies 0-12 Months Old

Your baby is developing right before your eyes and they are gaining new skills each and every day. Some of these abilities and milestones will be emerging and improving their fine motor skills. Fine motor skills are the small, precise, and controlled movements of the...

Easter Sensory Bin for Babies and Toddlers

Easter Sensory Bin for Babies and Toddlers

Babies and toddlers love sensory bins!  They are super simple to create and make great activities for toddlers to explore different textures, develop language, and improve fine motor skills.  This Easter sensory bin incorporates auditory, visual, and tactile...

7 Simple Tips to Teach Your Baby a New Motor Skill

7 Simple Tips to Teach Your Baby a New Motor Skill

Although we don't want our babies to grow up too fast, it's hard not to look forward to the next milestone that they will achieve. If you've seen their first smile, roll, or reach, you realize how amazing it is to see your little one accomplish a new skill. Babies...

How to Make a Busy Binder for Toddlers and Preschoolers

How to Make a Busy Binder for Toddlers and Preschoolers

Keeping a toddler busy (and quiet) for longer than 3 minutes is certainly not an easy task. Getting them to stay focused on something while also learning is even tougher! I created this Toddler Quiet Book to help my child learn new words and concepts while also...

Teaching Letters on a Dry Erase Board

Teaching Letters on a Dry Erase Board

Activity Sneak Peak: Under 1 minute set-up timeNo cleanupWorks on fine motor and cognitive skills for letter learningFor 24+ months Your toddler can begin to recite the alphabet before age 2, but recognizing and identifying the actual letters can...

Hand and Finger Strengthening for Toddlers and Young Children

Hand and Finger Strengthening for Toddlers and Young Children

Having strength in your hands and fingers is so important for all the tasks that kids and adults do on a daily basis. Fine motor skills and hand and finger strength have been developing since your child was an infant. Through crawling to playing with toys, even babies...