25 DIY Fathers Day Crafts

super easy DIY fathers day crafts: Check out these super easy DIY fathers day crafts that will make dad feel special and give memories of a time in his child’s life to be cherished forever!!  Have a look at the video or scroll down the page to see each craft idea in photo form…. Be sure to “like” our facebook page and subscribe to our youtube channel to stay up to date on new ideas…

quiet books for kids

quiet books for kids As discussed in a previous post, learning boards, learning books, sensory books etc are all becoming a more and more popular form of learning time for little ones; babies and toddlers specifically.  What about the older kids though?  Here is a really great one that I found which is perfect for pre-school and early school year age children. It’s like a sensory board on the go with a fun learning element…

DIY activity boards

4 super easy diy activity boards A huge importance of playtime for the little ones in our lives is the ability to learn through play.  The different things that your baby and toddlers are learning during playtime are countless!  The tough part is keeping it interesting and consistent for them.  Sensory boards, activity boards, learning boards… whatever you want to call them – they are becoming more and more popular these days because of the…

toddler learning book

toddler learning book I LOVE this idea and just had to share it with all my fellow mommies and care providers out there.  I am a mom and have run a home daycare working with little ones for quite some time and this adorable idea is so simple and fun for little ones.  It’s perfect for a structured routine or to just have on hand for a rainy day “go to” educational playtime. I came…

Tips on how to transition your baby to daycare

Babies First Daycare The following tips on how to transition your baby to daycare are to act as a guideline and come straight from the source on both sides of the fence! I am not only a mom, I am also a home daycare provider for nearly a decade and can share advise based on personal experience from a number of different scenarios, family situations, genders, ages of the baby and family dynamics. Lets first…