sensory play, Winter Play

Valentine’s Day Playdough 3 ways!

Playdough is a go-to activity for us all year round. It is perfect with a tray of loose parts and cookie cutters with custom colours to go with every season or holiday! If you haven't made your own play dough yet you need to check out our cooked play dough recipe here! It turns out… Continue reading Valentine’s Day Playdough 3 ways!

Winter Play

Countdown to Christmas: 24 Playful Days Advent Calendar Ideas

The Holidays are a time filled with family, friends, and joy no matter how you celebrate, so why not add to that excitement by counting down to Christmas with 24 days of holiday play! For our DIY advent calendar this year, I filled 24 paper bags with the items needed for a new activity each… Continue reading Countdown to Christmas: 24 Playful Days Advent Calendar Ideas

Everyday Play, Winter Play

3 Ways To Play Using One Set of Loose Parts!

When it comes to planning activities and invitations to play, you don't have to re-invent the wheel every single time just to keep your little ones engaged.  In fact, children can actually benefit from repeated exposure or revisiting the same materials in a variety of ways.  Today I wanted to show you how I used… Continue reading 3 Ways To Play Using One Set of Loose Parts!

Winter Play

7 Quick & Simple Holiday Activities

Hey mama! I see you over there, working your butt off to make the holidays special for your family! I know your to-do list is already a mile long, so I am here to give you some quick activity ideas to entertain the kiddos using supplies you likely already have on hand! These activities are… Continue reading 7 Quick & Simple Holiday Activities

Winter Play

Holiday Playdough: 3 Ways to Make your Playdough Festive!

Playdough is a go-to activity for us all year round! You can add different colours, scents, textures, loose parts, cookie cutters, you name it! Below I am sharing three ways to spruce up your homemade playdough to make it a little extra special this holiday season! Christmas Tree For this version, I added green food… Continue reading Holiday Playdough: 3 Ways to Make your Playdough Festive!