With summer comes fireflies, pool days, backyard fun and...ocean critters! Lots of people head to the beach or the aquarium in the summertime. Ocean critters can usually be found on children's clothing in the summer and on many toys. There's just something about Summertime and the ocean. Whether you will be heading to the ocean this summer or not, you can bring a little part of … [Read more...] about Adorable Jellyfish Preschool Craft Tutorial & Jellyfish Facts Kids Will Love
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Summer has arrived and it is fun to get outdoors for summer family activities but the heat is here! One of the things that my kids love to do in the summer to cool off is play with water! Whether it's swimming at the pool, squirting each other with water squirters or tossing around water balloons, it's fun to get wet and stay cool on those hot summer days! Here is a fun … [Read more...] about Make These Kids Sponge Balls For Water Play This Summer!
As 21st century parents, we are constantly competing with technology for our children's attention and getting our families outside for outdoor family activities can be a struggle. Between iPads, Facebook, Xbox and YouTube, you can almost go an entire summer without interacting with your child--except to nag them to do their chores. Although this makes for cheap babysitting, … [Read more...] about 13 Family Activities For Summer Fun Outdoors
School is almost out and if you have a little one who is leaving the early school days behind for summer, or maybe you have preschoolers at home, keeping kids learning during the long days of summer is important. What is really important is keeping the learning fun for these little ones. Kids are expected to read and spell at a much younger age, in addition to just knowing … [Read more...] about Fun Painted Rocks Crafts: Make ABC Letter Rocks
Dig into your craft box and get ready for this easy kid approved summer craft! These Fruit Slice Paper Plate Fans are a big hit and are actually a great fan for the summer heat! Two things that I love about this craft are that it's quick and easy. It's very hands on and there are so many different types of fruit to choose from. Each child can make a different fruit paper plate … [Read more...] about Make These Adorable Fruit Slice Paper Plate Fans
Working parents often feel like they don’t spend enough time with their children. Some parents try to compensate for this by buying their kids expensive presents or sending them off to luxury destinations. Expensive presents or not, what children really want is to spend quality time with their parents. You can turn everyday errands into fun time but it is also helpful to set … [Read more...] about Fun Things To Do With Kids For Family Day
My kids absolutely love animals! Cats, dogs, lizards, hamsters...you name an animal, and I guarantee they love it! They especially love the birds in our yard. There is a cardinal who frequents our front yard and my son can always see it from his bedroom window. He loves watching it and all the other birds that fly around and hang out in the tree outside his room. We came to the … [Read more...] about How to Make a Milk Jug Bird Feeder