Fun with Kids

Nature Fireworks Painting Activity for Kids — with a “Plant Paintbrush”!

Nature Fireworks Painting Activity for Kids — with a “Plant Paintbrush”!

This fun and easy fireworks painting activity is great for any time of the year, not just the Fourth of July. What’s neat about this craft is that you use plants for a paintbush. Not only does that make the project unique, but it means […]

Free Printable Dinosaur I Spy Worksheets

Free Printable Dinosaur I Spy Worksheets

These free printable I Spyworksheets are not only be fun for kids who love dinosaurs, but they’re also educational. According to Scholastic, I Spy worksheets like these: Build Working Memory Enhance Visual Discrimination Entice Reluctant Readers There are two different worksheets below. Just click on […]

Mickey Mouse Marble Painting Craft for Kids

Mickey Mouse Marble Painting Craft for Kids

Marble painting is a fun and easy craft that makes a unique painting each time. The great thing is that you don’t need great fine motor skills, you don’t need any artistic ability — and best of all, there’s no wrong way to do it! […]

How to Make a Peg Doll: DIY Little Mermaid

How to Make a Peg Doll: DIY Little Mermaid

I didn’t even know that wooden peg dolls were a “thing” until I discovered this Little Mermaid peg doll. It turns out that these peg dolls are a toy used in Montessori and Waldorf schools for pretend play, color matching, and other activities. They can […]

Printable Mermaid “Color by Letter” (great for preschool & kindergarten)

Printable Mermaid “Color by Letter” (great for preschool & kindergarten)

This free Color by Letter worksheet featuring is not only fun for mermaid lovers, but it also helps preschoolers and kindergarteners with letter recognition. The picture uses the first 7 letters of the alphabet. Since those are the letters of the musical alphabet, it’s also […]

Free Printable Dinosaur Word Searches (Easy & Challenging)

Free Printable Dinosaur Word Searches (Easy & Challenging)

Whether your kids are studying dinosaur in school, learning about them at home, or just can’t enough of those huge prehistoric animals, hear are 3 printable word searches they’ll love. The first 2 are easy (no up and down or diagonal words) and the last […]

Free Printable Dinosaur Coloring Pages (with names!)

Free Printable Dinosaur Coloring Pages (with names!)

I recently read that a third of all children between around the ages of 2 and 6 have what researchers call an “intense interest” about something. While the most common intense interest at that age is vehicles like cars and trucks (that was definitely my […]

Sensory Paint Bags for Toddlers (in Unicorn Colors!)

Sensory Paint Bags for Toddlers (in Unicorn Colors!)

Imagine your toddler or preschooler painting with multiple colors, swirling and smearing the colors together, digging right into it with their hands and fingers … … without making any mess. Sounds too good to be true, right? Well, not if you make a “Paint Squish […]

10 Easy Sensory Activities for Preschoolers: Bins, Bottles, and Playdough

10 Easy Sensory Activities for Preschoolers: Bins, Bottles, and Playdough

Do you want to keep your preschooler busy and happy while learning — without spending a ton of money? Then check out these 10 easy sensory activities. What are the Benefits of Sensory Play? One of the benefits to you is that is frees you […]

3 Free Printable Unicorn Word Searches (2 Easy & 1 Challenging)

3 Free Printable Unicorn Word Searches (2 Easy & 1 Challenging)

Here are three unicorn word searches, all with different designs, for the unicor-loving girl in your life to have fun with. The first two are fairly easy, and the last one is more challenging, so there should something just right for your child’s age and […]