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We’ve talked about the amazing benefits of play dough. We’ve shared the best play dough recipe ever. We’ve even made play […]

Tip #1, stop worrying about perfection! Ok, now that we have that out of the way, I really do have […]

Did you know that newborns like sensory play every bit as much as preschoolers?  Of course, I’m not talking rice […]

Listen up parents – I’ve got some big, important things to share today and I just know you’re going to […]

It’s no secret we love DIY play dough, slime, and other sensory activities around here.  Hands-on play not only leads […]

Top Image Credit (cropped, text and other photos added below): © Nicola | 04.09.11 | CC by 2.0 My son LOVES play dough. […]

I don’t know about you, but my baubles always end up all over the place. Probably because I am constantly […]

It’s Teacher Appreciation week next week - do you have something special picked out for the educators in your kids’ lives? […]

Mother’s Day is just a little over 3 weeks away, which means that if you’re looking to go handmade then […]

Image Credit (cropped & text added): © Chris Parfitt | 05.11.08 | CC by 2.0 You know we can’t get enough of play […]

Need some great kid art and creativity ideas? Look no further. I’m super excited to introduce you guys to Rachelle […]

Spring is in the air and Earth Day is in a few weeks so I thought it might be a […]

Aren’t these DIY wooden watercolor Easter eggs fun?! I love their vivid colors so much – the only problem I’m […]

Happy Thursday guys, we’ve made it through another week. I’ve been receiving lots of emails from you all lately asking […]

We’ve got another fabulous guest post for your guys today while I step away for maternity leave. This one hails […]