DIY Slide Under Bed Train Table

DIY Slide Under the Bed Train Table

My toddler really wanted a train table, but the last thing I wanted was another thing taking up space in my house.  The best solution was to build a train table that fit perfectly under his bed.  This way we could roll the train table away Read More

Melting crayons

Breaking Crayons and Melting Them Back Together

Crayons come and crayons go, so breaking crayons is fine as far as I am concerned.  My toddler is allowed to break his crayons or use them in any other way he sees fit.  Some people are really bothered by kids breaking crayons and see Read More

Popsicle Stick Valentine Puzzles

Easy To Make Popsicle Stick Valentine Puzzles

My son went to a Valentine’s party and we made these popsicle stick Valentine puzzles.  These popsicle stick Valentine puzzles are easy to make and are super cute.  Once we painted them, and it took a couple coats because the wooden sticks eat the paint Read More

Candy Cane Hunt

Candy Cane Hunt with Letters and Numbers

Have fun with your little ones on a candy cane hunt.  This winter outdoor activity is a blast!  Going on a candy cane hunt gave us a fun reason to get outside and play in the snow.  I even incorporated the alphabet and numbers 1-9.  Read More

Flower Part Sorting

Flower Part Sorting

We are in Thailand for one month and  brought a suitcase full of things to do.   But after two weeks here we already need more things to do.  So I set up a flower part sorting activity using flowers from some bushes outside.  There are Read More

Digger costume

A Digger Costume Can’t Be Bought

Someone asked my toddler what he was going to be for Halloween and he said, “A digger.”  Surely there was some type of digger costume I could buy.  I started looking for something and I couldn’t find anything.  I figured he would forget about it Read More

Sticker removal hack for little fingers

Easy Sticker Removal Hack For Little Fingers

My toddler loves playing with stickers, but removing stickers can be really tough sometimes.  I’ve watched him get frustrated because his little fingers can’t get the stickers off.  There are times I even have a hard time getting stickers off the sheet.  Then one day Read More

Two Ingredient Yogurt Play Putty

Yogurt Play Putty

When I saw marshmallow play dough I couldn’t wait to make it! It looked so gooey and different and fun.  I always use the same play dough recipe so I thought this would be a fun way to mix things up.  Oh how wrong I Read More

3D Cardboard Busy Town for Toddlers

Fold Away 3D Cardboard Busy Town

My toddlers books have been kept stacked in baskets since the beginning of his time.  I wanted his books on a bookshelf but I could never decide on one I liked.  Finally, I picked one that was good enough.  He is really pleased with being Read More

Stair Slide becomes a climbing wall

Stair Slide Becomes a Climbing Wall

The stair slide kept my toddler’s attention for a few rides.  What brought his interest back was when I cut hand and foot holes in the cardboard and converted our stair slide into a climbing wall.  To make the stair slide you will need: lots Read More