Fun with Kids

Minnie Mouse Toys and Gifts for 1, 2, and 3 Year Old Girls

Minnie Mouse Toys and Gifts for 1, 2, and 3 Year Old Girls

My younger daughter, Rebecca, has always been a particularly huge fan of Minnie Mouse. When Rebecca was 2 years old, she had a red and white polka dot Minnie Mouse costume that she wore almost every day for about three months. The only time she […]

Tiny Santa Hat Christmas Ornament Craft (made with Dollar Tree items!)

Tiny Santa Hat Christmas Ornament Craft (made with Dollar Tree items!)

Are you looking for a cute and easy homemade Christmas tree ornament that you and your kids can together? Well, look no further. Not only does this craft take about 15 minutes to make, but it’s made with several items that we found at Dollar […]

The Best Dinosaur Toys for Toddler Boys (ages 2-4 years old)

The Best Dinosaur Toys for Toddler Boys (ages 2-4 years old)

Little kids — and especially toddler boys — love dinosaurs. And it’s not hard to see why. Dinosaurs seem like something from a long tale or a mythical land … but they’re real. They’re scary, powerful, and huge … but they’re also safe, because everybody […]

DIY Sensory Bottle Ideas for Kids to Make

DIY Sensory Bottle Ideas for Kids to Make

If your child has sensory processing issues or ADD — or even if they don’t — they will love these simple sensory bottles. Also known as “calm down bottles,” these DIY sensory bottles are a tool for younger and older children alike that can help […]

Mini Aquarium in a Bottle (Ocean Sensory Play)

Mini Aquarium in a Bottle (Ocean Sensory Play)

These ocean sensory bottles — or, as I like to call them, “mini aquariums” — are ridiculously easy and are a great sensory activity for little hands. There’s nothing wrong with making these bottles just for something fun and pretty to shake around, but they’re […]

7 Dinosaur Arts & Crafts for Toddlers and Preschoolers

7 Dinosaur Arts & Crafts for Toddlers and Preschoolers

Do you know a little person who loves dinosaurs? Both both and girls tend to be fascinated by these prehistoric creatures. And why shouldn’t they be? They seem mythical, almost like unicorns … but they were real. How cool is that? Whether you’re looking for […]

Mickey Mouse Craft Ideas & Activities

Mickey Mouse Craft Ideas & Activities

There are all kinds of reasons for making a Mickey Mouse craft: An upcoming trip to Disney World A Mickey-themed birthday party A desire to bring a little Disney into your home or classroom Just to show off your love for the mouse! Whatever the […]

10 Ocean-Themed Under the Sea Snacks (Beach Party Food!)

10 Ocean-Themed Under the Sea Snacks (Beach Party Food!)

Looking for some cute and easy snacks for an ocean-themed party … or just a fun way to enjoy a summer afternoon with the kiddos? Here are 10 fun treats — from mermaid cupcakes to beach pudding cups to starfish sugar cookies — that will […]

Best Toy Parking Garages for Kids & Toddlers (Wooden Garages and Matchbox Sets!)

Best Toy Parking Garages for Kids & Toddlers (Wooden Garages and Matchbox Sets!)

This group of the best toy garages for toddlers make playing with cars extra fun, particularly for little boys, who in my experience are always fascinated with them. When my son Benjamin was very little, he loved toy cars and trucks more than anything else. […]

How to Make a DIY Unicorn Dream Catcher

How to Make a DIY Unicorn Dream Catcher

This cute DIY unicorn dream catcher is a great decoration for a unicorn-themed party or simply to hang in a girl’s bedroom. One of the things I like about this craft is that it was very inexpensive, and you probably have most of these things […]