Sensory Play

Hidden Toy Sensory Play

Here is an activity that you can twist and fix to fit your little ones likes. Don’t look at what I have used and think, “Well I don’t have 97 pompoms and a container of counting bugs so this activity is out.” Do you have some cotton balls? How about you munchkins favorite tiny dinosaurs… Continue reading Hidden Toy Sensory Play

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Play dough mats – 5 ways to play

(This post contains affiliate links, at no extra cost to you. What that means is if you click and purchase something I will get a percentage of that sale. I participate in affiliate sales to help support my blog and to keep it running.) Guys play dough mats are the bomb! There are so many ways… Continue reading Play dough mats – 5 ways to play

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Pompom Tube Slide 

This activity is always a favorite. I mean who doesn’t like a good marble run gone DIY? This activity can teach cause and effect, the effects of gravity, problem solving and also a bit of work on colors. First gather a couple pompoms, we chose yellow and blue. To build your ramp you can use… Continue reading Pompom Tube Slide 

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Bottle Cap Letters

This is one of my favorite ways to work on our ABC’s for ages 2 through 5. It is so simple and so many ways to play so lets get you your own set of Bottle Cap ABC’s! Firstly find the inner hoarder in you and start collecting milk cap lids, or juice. Whatever your… Continue reading Bottle Cap Letters

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Block Match

(This post contains affiliate links, at no extra cost to you. What that means is if you click and purchase something I will get a percentage of that sale. I participate in affiliate sales to help support my blog and to keep it running.) This activity is perfect for working on colors and shapes. It… Continue reading Block Match

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Pom Pom Transfer

Ready for a super simple activity? Just a little something to kill a bit of time while you prep dinner? I present to you the pom pom sort! Firstly this activity is what I would consider an open ended activity. What that means is there isn’t a specific plan or end goal for the activity.… Continue reading Pom Pom Transfer

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What to do with all those rocks?

Do any of you mothers find rocks in the washing machine? Or how about in strange places in your house? I thought it was a boy thing, but I only have girls and I am drowning in rocks! They make make me a little crazy…in my carpet, or the giant pile in my mud room,… Continue reading What to do with all those rocks?