65+ Awesome Gifts for Preschoolers


*This post contains affiliate links.* Preschoolers are active, adventurous and ready to learn. It’s exciting to give them gifts that will inspire them and help them grow! Whether your preschooler is interested in art, puzzles, games, sensory activities, STEM, or LEGO, you’ll find a gift they’ll love this holiday season. Below is our list of […]

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What is STEAM?

STEAM! This new “subject” has been widely popular lately and seems to be growing by the day. But here’s a little secret… STEAM has been around forever. And children do STEAM activities on a daily basis without our intention. STEAM stands for science, technology, engineering, art, and math. The idea behind creating STEAM is to […]

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10 Favorite Kid’s Cooking Tools


*This post contains affiliate links. I may get a small commission if you purchase from my links, which helps keep this blog running and feed my family. Thank you!* I scared my daughter for life. When Sicily was a little over a year old, I wanted to start having her help me in the kitchen. […]

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Learning Letters Through Process Art


What does a letters mess, and a bit of creativity have in common? The best way to learn letters! Letters are all around us, but they are not the most important thing to learn when it comes to literacy. It’s actually the sound. Think about it… Do you use the letter name when reading? No, […]

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6 Art Mediums to Explore with Your Toddler


*This post contains affiliate links. I may receive a commission when purchasing through a link which goes to supporting this blog and my family.* “Paint Mommy?” After letting her know that it’s okay to paint, Sicily trots over to her art cart and pulls out a piece of paper. She rummages through her finger paints… […]

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Store and Restaurant Dramatic Play

Grocery Store Dramatic Play

“Ma! Eat!.” are words that I still hear on a daily basis around our house. Sicily loves being a chef and cooking us dinner in her kitchen. Well pretend dinner. As much as I want her to help me in the kitchen those moments are very few. You see, when Sicily was a year old, […]

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