Amazing DIY Egg Shell Geodes

This is a SUPER fun STEM activity for toddlers and preschoolers. If you’ve been following along you know I love to make our own loose parts for play, and how cool are these egg shell geodes as little props! Make Your Own Egg Shell Geodes in 5 EASY STEPS! Gather your materials. You’ll need: EggContinue reading “Amazing DIY Egg Shell Geodes”

5 Beautiful & Fun Easter Crafts for Kids

I’m rounding up our five favorite easter crafts we made this season, complete with recipes, tips and tricks. This post includes affiliate links. We’ve had so much fun with Easter crafts these past few weeks. I’ve decided to share with Q a variety of ways to paint and explore easter eggs. With Easter quickly approachingContinue reading “5 Beautiful & Fun Easter Crafts for Kids”

Amazing Taste Safe Sensory Play Ideas with Chia Seeds

This week I’m focusing on sharing some Taste Safe Sensory Play Ideas! While these ideas are geared towards babies and mouthing toddlers, I promise your older toddlers will LOVE these too. First up, FIVE activities with Chia Seeds. . What is Taste Safe Sensory Play? I often found myself asking this question when Quinn wasContinue reading “Amazing Taste Safe Sensory Play Ideas with Chia Seeds”

Easy and Beautiful DIY Easter Decor

This blog post includes affiliate links. How Fun is This DIY Easter Decor?! I absolutely love this baking soda and cornstarch clay. It takes just minutes to make and has the most wonderful texture! We use it as play clay, like a play dough, and then it turns into stunning crafts and DIY Easter decorContinue reading “Easy and Beautiful DIY Easter Decor”

Unexpected Recycled Material Easter Egg – Amazing Easter Sensory Play

I love finding new ways to use quirky recycling, especially when it comes to our Easter sensory play! Edison Bulb Packaging turned Easter Sensory Play. It’s never too soon for Easter sensory play. I was so excited to use packaging and turn it into an easter egg for Q to play with. We strung upContinue reading “Unexpected Recycled Material Easter Egg – Amazing Easter Sensory Play”

Easter Craft – Recycled Mosaic Painted Eggs

Let’s kick off spring with an Easter craft! This is the easiest easter craft to set up and crazy engaging for little ones! I’m constantly feeling inspired by recycling. I constantly feel like my husband is reminding me to clear out my stock pile in the basement – but it’s all SO GOOD! A newContinue reading “Easter Craft – Recycled Mosaic Painted Eggs”

22 Craft Ideas With Air Dry Clay.

So much of our sensory play started with this clay. Something I had whipped up in the kitchen and presented to Quinn when he was 17mo and it’s been our lockdown savior! It’s the texture, how it feels in our hands, the bright white of it! Purely magical. Honestly, looking back through our images toContinue reading “22 Craft Ideas With Air Dry Clay.”

Autumn Inspired Toddler Crafts

September is here! We’ve spent the first week diving fully into the autumn spirit with crafts and sensory play. Sharing our favorites from the week to provide some autumn inspiration! Apple Stamping This activity is as simple as cutting an apple in half, setting out some red paint, paper, and diving in! For little hands,Continue reading “Autumn Inspired Toddler Crafts”

Halloween Themed First Birthday Party

Quinn turned One! I still can’t believe it. Our sweet boy was born October 16th, 11 days before his due date of the 27th. Halloween is my absolute favorite and I was dreaming about his first birthday party since we found out his due date. Invitations always take me the longest to choose. It wasContinue reading “Halloween Themed First Birthday Party”

DIY Dormer Window Fort

Unused window space turned cozy toddler fort! We’ve lived in Scott Cottage for 5 years now. The upstairs space that the stairs led into I never thought much about. It was an empty space with frames and souvenirs on the shelves where it’s main purpose was a hallway to get to the master bedroom. WeContinue reading “DIY Dormer Window Fort”