Tag: arts and crafts

Toddler Activities: Universe in a Bag

Letting your kids play with paint in a Ziploc bag is an activity which you can see all over the internet and for good reason- it is simple, entertaining, and -as long as you pray for good fortune from the Ziploc gods- mess free too. Just squeeze paint into a Ziploc bag, seal it up (add sticky tape if

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Toddler Activities: Signs of Spring

This year my 2 year old started actually noticing seasons – that the leaves fell in autumn, and that it was cold and the trees were bare in winter. So she also learned that spring comes after winter and that it then starts getting warmer and the flowers will blossom and the trees will sprout leaves again. So

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No money to buy toys? All you need is cardboard!

Toys aren’t cheap. So the hubby likes to make toys out of cardboard for our toddler. All you need is cardboard, a knife, sticky tape, a marker pen and some creativity. We both like the concept of “open-ended” toys, meaning it allows the child to be creative and use their own imagination. We always make

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