The Best Chapter Books for 2nd Grade Girls

girl reading; text: best chapter books for second grade girls

Do you have a budding reader on your hand? Whether you have a reluctant reader on your hands or a bookworm who tears through them, these are the best chapter books for 2nd grade girls. My daughter is a GREAT reader. And I don’t say that to brag- she just … Read More

Sugar Cube Igloos for Preschool Polar Animals Theme

sugar cubes shaped into an igloo

Want an polar animals theme activity that incorporates STEAM strategies ? Check out these sugar cube igloos for preschoolers! It’s an arctic animals stem challenge that will get your kids fully engaged in engineering (in a super sweet way!) A Note About Using the Term “Igloo” with Preschoolers The term … Read More

No Prep Sensory Bin Fillers for Kids

dried beans, peas, and rice; text: 10 no prep sensory bin fillers

We know, we know. Sensory bins are SO GOOD for kids. But sometimes getting them set up feels overwhelming. It’s why we created this list of no prep sensory bin fillers for kids, so they’ll get to start playing sooner!  My son is a sensory seeker. That means he wants … Read More

How to Dye Chickpeas (And a Rainbow Dyed Chickpea Recipe!)

rainbow dyed chickpeas; text: rainbow dyed chickpeas for sensory bins

We’re always on the hunt for fun new sensory bin fillers, and this recipe for rainbow dyed chickpeas is WAY easier than it might sound! Read on to find out how to dye chickpeas for sensory bins (as well as lots of ways to play with your chickpea sensory bin!)

Process Art Ideas for Toddlers (with full supplies list!)

variety of art activities; text: 27 process art activities for creative kids

Want to help your kiddos access their creative side? It’s all about having the right process art supplies on hand. Grab what you need using our printable process art supplies checklist, then start in on this collection of process art ideas for toddlers (and older kids too!).