Planning for the New School Year

Planning for the New School Year

As I approach the first day of school, I do not want to let fear and anxiety lead me. I am focused on a systematic approach to our school year. These 5 tips help me with planning for the year ahead-any year. Balance can still be reached when we take a smart approach...
DIY Sensory Box Activity for Kids

DIY Sensory Box Activity for Kids

{Guest Post} My girls are growing up, faster than I like to admit. They’re outgrowing clothes at an alarming rate. Their tastes change by the hour. I created this DIY Sensory Box Activity for kids to foster that brain teaser type challenge as the girls are getting...
DIY Alphabet Memory Game

DIY Alphabet Memory Game

Because I love the memory game and I also like opportunities for learning,  I created a memory game that teaches matching lowercase and uppercase alphabet letters. I came up with this easy DIY Alphabet Memory Game to play with my youngest (but my oldest also...
Studying Animal Migration School Age Activity

Studying Animal Migration School Age Activity

Kids are fascinated about animal migration and it’s because animals are smart, creative, and have special super powers. We can learn a great deal from studying animal migration. How animals master skills and overcome challenges are great lessons to study. Kids go...