6 Ways to Increase Your Toddler’s Vocabulary through Play

I find that I always worry about my child’s ability to talk in the early years, and then all of a sudden, it explodes. Lindsey, of Kiddo Korner, is sharing 6 ways to help increase your child’s vocabulary, more specifically your toddler’s vocabulary, and doing it through play. That’s what toddlers are best at, right? ...more

Ways Kids Can Use a Slide (Other Than Sliding Down It)

I am so relieved that lovely weather is arriving so my preschoolers can move their gross motor activities outside. The snow was fun in November and December, but come January (not to mention February, and March) I was over it. We managed to find some fun indoor gross motor activities to get us through the coldest of the winter days, but now we can take those activities where they really belong – Outdoors! ...more

A Sample Weekly Plan of Sensory Activities

Every weekend I try to make a plan of activities for the coming week to start on Monday. I start with the gauging what my child is interested in (using the “My Child This Week”...more

How to Make a Lava Lamp Without Alka Seltzer

Have you ever wanted to know how to make a lava lamp without Alka Seltzer tablets? I often find myself without those on hand! We’ve made lava lamps in the past...more

Earth Art Designs for Kids to Make

We all know it’s good for our kids to be outside in nature. And today, I am excited to share one of the most addicting nature activities with you. Earth Art is one of my go-to activities with the children in my nature classes and camps as well as with my own two kids (2 and 5) ....more

A Sample Weekly Plan of Gross Motor Activities

Every weekend I try to make a plan of activities for the coming week to start on Monday. I start with the gauging what my child is interested in (using the “My Child This Week”...more

Dandelion Counting Race

Dandelion season has begun! Our yard is filling up fast with those yellow spots. My kids absolutely love them ....more

A Sample Weekly Plan of Fine Motor Activities

Every weekend I try to make a plan of activities for the coming week to start on Monday. I start with the gauging what my child is interested in (using the “My Child This Week”...more

7 Times We Sneak an Activity into Our Daily Routine

I always get this question that I don’t know how to answer: Can you provide a schedule of your...more

Nature Sensory Bag Suncatcher

I love making simple sensory bags for the kids, this nature sensory bag is no exception. They’re easy to make, super fast, and gives the kids something to explore in a fun way. I find them super entertaining for toddlers ....more