Cheap Activities for Kids · Holiday/Seasonal Fun · Sensory Play · Valentine's Day

Valentine’s Day Soup

Another day at home by myself with the twins; another reason to find an enjoyable, affordable sensory activity. I’m starting to take a real interest in finding good ideas online and either copying them exactly or altering them a bit to make it work for my kids. I also love the process of picture-taking and… Continue reading Valentine’s Day Soup

Cheap Activities for Kids · Holiday/Seasonal Fun · Montessori-Inspired · St. Patrick's Day · Uncategorized

St. Patrick’s Day Tot Trays

One of my new loves is the tot tray. I recently tried using tot trays in our home for the first time, and I love so many things about them: the simplicity of the activities (which usually = cheap!), the ease of setup/cleanup, the educational aspects to them, and the (eventual) responsibility the twins will have… Continue reading St. Patrick’s Day Tot Trays

Cheap Activities for Kids · Easy DIY Projects · Sensory Play

DIY baby/toddler toys: Sensory Bottles and Treasure Baskets

Sick day(s)! I think I remember calling my twins’ first illness “a cold” in my last post. As in, just a cold. Some sneezing and sniffles, nothing a mom can’t handle, right? Well. Not 10 minutes after I published that post on Saturday night, Lil C woke up crying. When I went up there, I… Continue reading DIY baby/toddler toys: Sensory Bottles and Treasure Baskets