Play Archive

Meet Your New App Game Obsession: Best Fiends

This post is sponsored by Acorn: an influence company and Best Fiends. All opinions are my own. I do a lot of writing for my jobs, and when I need a break from writing

How to Make a Fairy Garden for Your Yard

We’ve had an indoor fairy garden for a long time, but I always wanted to add an outdoor space where the girl could play in some dirt, have some special plants and a few

Turn an Old Board Book into a Kid’s Art Journal #junkplay

I’m participating in the 60 Day Junk Play Challenge, in which a bunch of bloggers from all over the world are sharing their ideas for using old stuff in new ways. You can learn

Spring Playdough Crafts and a Great Giveaway

I happen to be a part of a great group of bloggers, the Kid Blogger Network, which is celebrating spring in a big way. Today we’re all sharing some great craft ideas that are

Green Goop Sensory Stuff

I wanted to name this post “Corn Starch is Magical” because that’s basically what this is about. Cooks know that corn starch is great for thickening just about any liquid, and in the sensory

How to Encourage Small World Play

As a brand ambassador for Better Beginnings, I am being compensated for this post, but all thoughts are my own. Do your kids engage in small world play? What I mean by that is

Campfire Kit for Indoor or Outdoor Play

When I went to the Arkansas Early Childhood Association conference last month (thanks, Better Beginnings!) one of the workshops I sat in on was all about prop boxes for outdoor play. The presenters offered