I’m a huge believer and promoter of play-based learning. It enhances child development in so many wonderful ways. Watching my kids create strategies to solve problems and use their imagination never ceases to amaze me! This week my middle child finished his PreK (year 1) curriculum, so I decided to create a full week of … More Eight Low-Prep Play-Based Learning Centers
At 11:15 this morning, I set the baby in the pack-and-play and started to prep lunch. I asked my five year old to find something fun to do while waiting for lunch. Apparently, this was no small feat — the whining ensued almost immediately.
Need a fun, beat-the-heat activity for those “Mom, I’m bored!” moments? This nature water painting activity will keep the kids busy and cool in the heat of the great outdoors.
Exactly one year ago today, I published this post about small ways to live a more green lifestyle. Tips on energy reduction, recycling and utilizing indoor plants are just a few of the great ideas included. But with another Earth Day soon approaching, I decided to share ten more small ways to make a positive … More 10 More Small Ways to Live Greener
Because sometimes making Friday a little extra special is completely worthwhile!