10 Books to Teach Your Toddler About Diversity and Equality

10 Books to Teach Your Toddler About Diversity and Equality

Children can start noticing differences in the appearance of others at a very young age as they typically gravitate to others who look like mom, dad, or people that they see regularly. Teaching children about cultural and racial differences should also start from a...

11 Simple and Fun Outdoor Activities for Your Toddler

11 Simple and Fun Outdoor Activities for Your Toddler

Now that the weather is warm, it's time to get out and have some fun with your toddler! If you're stuck at home and finally running out of new, exciting ideas for your kids, check out some simple and fun activities that anyone can do! Most of these activities don't...

Frozen Toy Outdoor Sensory Baby and Toddler Activity

Frozen Toy Outdoor Sensory Baby and Toddler Activity

This easy outdoor sensory baby activity is great for the summertime. Although it can definitely be done inside, it's a good way to cool your little ones off in the warm sun. The coldness of the ice cubes will be fun for your baby to manipulate or chew on. For this...

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...

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...

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...

9 Simple Ways to Get Your Toddler to Learn Colors

9 Simple Ways to Get Your Toddler to Learn Colors

Once your child has reached the big milestone of turning 1, you'll notice they become little sponges of information. They start walking, talking, and being so much more independent now that the baby stage is long gone.  Around this age is when you can start...

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...

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...