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17 Screen Free Ideas that Encourage Independent Play for Toddlers

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Independent play for toddlers is insanely important! Not only are there so many benefits to independent play but it will also allow you to get a few things done without plugging your kids in to watch something.  This post is all about screen free and low prep independent play for toddlers! This post may contain […]

14 Insanely Simple Valentine Sensory Bin Ideas That Are Also Budget Friendly

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A Valentine sensory bin is the perfect way to celebrate Valentine’s Day with little ones (especially if you don’t want to pack them full of sugar!) This post is all about Valentine sensory bin ideas that are insanely easy, budget friendly, and quick to throw together!  This post may contain affiliate links. What is an […]

62 FREE Indoor Activities for Toddlers with Things You Already Have At Home

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These free indoor activities for toddlers will get you through the cold days, rainy days, and even the seemingly endless months of winter. I know full well how much energy toddlers have and planning fancy activities everyday can get expensive. That’s why I created two months worth of free indoor activities for toddlers that you […]

14 Easy Thanksgiving Crafts for Toddlers to Celebrate Turkey Day

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If you are looking to break away from the standard traced “turkey hand” craft, here are some of my favorite easy thanksgiving crafts for toddlers. The holidays are always fun but they are more fun with happy kids and these crafts are sure to please. There is nothing a toddler loves more than something they […]

19 Age Appropriate Chores for Toddlers that Teach Responsibility

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Chores for toddlers may sound crazy at first but toddlers love to help out with anything and everything. Young kids get a sense of accomplishment and pride whenever they are able to help. Unfortunately, the busyness of life sometimes causes us to deprive our kids of these proud accomplished moments because we want the chores […]

15 Easy Winter Themed Sensory Bin Ideas for Cooped Up Kids

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A winter themed sensory bin is the perfect thing for when those extra cold and snowy days hit. Kids can get a little stir crazy inside all day and sensory bins are a fun way to keep them happy, learning, and loving winter time! This post is all about winter themed sensory bin ideas for […]

14 Easy Fall Sensory Bin Ideas to Dig into the New Season

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Fall is full of new colors, smells, treats, and textures and a fall sensory bin is the perfect way to help your little one explore the new season! These fall sensory bin ideas are perfect for at home or in the classroom to quite literally dig into the beauty of fall!  This post is all […]

33 Creative Mother Son Date Ideas for Boy Moms

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These mother son date ideas are the perfect way to make special time for just you and your little boy! Whether you’re stuck at home, want to get out, or are looking for fun activities on a budget this list has plenty of ideas for you both! I hope you are able to enjoy them […]

Brilliant 2nd Birthday Party Ideas for Boys to Make Their Birthday Extra Special

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Finding the perfect party theme can be stressful. That is, unless every idea is as good as these 2nd birthday party ideas for boys. I’ve found my absolute favorite theme ideas and collected invitations, decoration ideas, food ideas, cakes, fun activities, and party favors that are all a part of the theme! I’m sure you […]

21 Quiet Toys for Toddlers & Tips to Create Your Own Quiet Corner

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These quiet toys for toddlers are perfect for church, a wedding, travel, or even just quiet time at home!  They are also great to transition older toddlers out of nap time and into quiet time. These toys are not only quiet but many of them are also small and portable so you can avoid being […]