Need to kill an hour or so? With about five minutes of prep, this baking soda and vinegar process art for preschoolers or toddlers will definitely fill the need! They'll practice color names, fine motor skills and (suprisingly!) probably not even make a mess with this fun baking soda experiment for kids. Okay, this may seem counterintuitive to some. But when my kids are being decidedly EXTRA, ... Read More about Baking Soda and Vinegar Process Art for Preschoolers
You know we're OBSESSED with our Rothys. But, unfortunately, whenever we order a new style, there's a chance we'll get the sizing wrong. So what do you do if your Rothys don't fit? Read on to find out! When we ordered our first pairs of Rothys, we were a nervous wreck trying to get the sizing right. After all, we'd heard Rothys don't stretch. So what happens if we order wrong? We checked the ... Read More about What Do I Do If My Rothys Don’t Fit?
Okay, we know the developmental benefits of talking a family walk. But what if your kids aren't into it? Do you need to figure out how to make a walk more fun for kids? Check out our list of fun things to do a on a walk with kids of all ages. When the kids were toddlers, we took a family walk almost every night after dinner. It was a chance to chat with my husband, for the kids to sneak ... Read More about 7 Ways to Level Up Your Family Walk
Working on a zoo theme with your preschoolers? Check out this easy, Build a Zoo themed fine motor skill activity for toddlers and beyond. It's a fine-motor-filled zoo activity for toddlers and up that they'll enjoy making (and shh! Don't tell them how much they'll be learning in the process!) We found ourselves in a rental car lobby with too much time to kill. As usualy, I scanned the area ... Read More about Make a Zoo: Themed Fine Motor Skill Activity for Toddlers
Need a cup (or pot) of coffee to deal with your kids in the morning? You are not alone! So go reheat your lukewarm coffee, sit down, and check out the funniest parenting tweets about coffee. Coffee. The daytime life blood of parents. And yet, we never seem to actually get to drink one warm cup no matter how hard we try. So whether your coffee is hot, cold, lukewarm or served with a side of ... Read More about Funniest Parenting Tweets About Coffee