Candy-free Valentines Ideas for KidsGoing Candy-free for Valentine's day isn't as hard as you might think.   Instead of taping those adorable heart-shaped lollipops to the front of your child's valentine's this year - go with one of these adorable idea's instead. 20 No-Candy ideas for Valentines DayColoring Pad Valentines Day ...

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ARE YOU USING ONE OF THESE COMMON PARENTING PHRASES? “When I have kids, I’ll never say ‘because I said so,'” I spat the words angrily at my mom.  I was a teenager then.  And of course, I knew everything.   I can remember rationalizing that I deserved to at least know ...

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ADHD is not real… or at least that’s what I believed before my son was born.  As a preschool teacher, I remember being completely ignorant of the realities of ADHD.  I even remember being annoyed when parents acted as if they “just couldn’t control” a child’s behavior. (Don’t hate me… ...

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Looking for gifts your kids will love for a long time? Whether you’re looking for the best gifts for boys or the best gifts for girls, you’ll find everything you need to know right here. Years ago, we decided to start minimizing the number of toys we would give as ...

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ONLY THE BEST JOKES FOR KIDS There isn’t a whole lot more rewarding in life than the laughter of a child.   As grown-ups sometimes we forget the power of laughter. A simple smile can take away anger, diffuse a heavy situation, or boost your child’s mood.  Take a pick at ...

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Pond Sensory Bin from In Our Pond Tapioca pearls, water and rubber duckies work  make an adorable and simple sensory bin for easy  quick and easy water fun Check out the original post here for exact instructions. Sensory Name Recognition Bags from The Preschool Toolbox This cute idea makes name ...

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