Triangle Tessellation Puzzle

Inspired by the book Mouse Shapes – here is a free printable extension activity. Create a Triangle Tessellation Puzzle for an early geometry lesson.



kid-made diy: Nutcracker Ballet

Celebrate the season with this SUPER SIMPLE Nutcracker Ballet & Ballerina kid-made craft and free printables!



8 Personalized Last Minute Kid-Made Ornaments

Fancy up those family gifts with last minute kid-made ornaments containing heartfelt kid-made memories. Beautiful wrapped as a gift, or tied atop a gift!



week two: 10 Days of a Kid-Made Christmas

This last week we’ve had all these amazing kid-made Christmas ornaments – 36 ornaments all inspired by 36 children’s books – come check it all out!



10 Days of a Kid-Made Christmas – Melted Bead Ornament

It’s the last day of 10 Days of a Kid-Made Christmas – today we are making a Melted Bead Ornament to go along with the children’s book “Santa’s New Jet”.



week one: 10 Days of a Kid-Made Christmas

This past week we’ve had all these amazing kid-made Christmas ornaments – 36 ornaments all inspired by 36 children’s books – come check it all out!



10 Days of a Kid-Made Christmas – Elmer Ornament

This Elmer Ornament is a perfect COLORFUL addition to your tree. Part of 10 Days of a Kid-Made Christmas – 70+ ornaments inspired by children’s books!



coming soon: 10 Days of a Kid-Made Christmas

It’s a Kid-Made Christmas! All inspired by books – each participant will create an ornament with their kiddos & provide us a tutorial to make one too!!



screen-free activities: Magic Expanding Paint

Magic Expanding Paint! It’s paint that expands MAGICALLY! Who doesn’t love that?! Come see what all the fun’s about & how you can make it too!



Inspired By Julia Donaldson – Fancy Stick Crown

This Fancy Stick Crown is fun to make and fun to wear! Spark their imaginations with an easy craft you already have the supplies for – right in your yard!



craft, activity, and snack: Sheep Trick or Treat

Join us for a themed craft, activity, and snack to along with Sheep Trick or Treat, by Nancy Shaw – our Halloween book pick for Halloween Read & Play!



Inspired By Mo Willems – Don’t Let The Pigeon Drive the Bus

Inspired by Don’t Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus, by Mo Willems, a literary favorite of ours – create a one of a kind pigeon hand print to follow the book!



sensory: Bug Hunt Sensory Bin

We’re going on a bug hunt!  Create your own Bug Hunt Sensory Bin with black beans utilizing the fun & free learning printables I’ve created.



kid crafts: Washi Tape Snowflakes

Grab some colorful washi tape and paper to make these Washi Tape Snowflakes – the best part – just like a snowflake – no two are alike!



DIY Advent Calendar and Printable Number Stickers

It’s not to late to make a quick little advent calendar.  I’ve created these free Printable Number Stickers to add to your DIY Advent Calendar creations.



Let’s Play Dress Up {with KuKee and Hello Kitty}

Pretend play is so very important for my little preschooler – see how Hello Kitty’s “Let’s Play Dress Up” collection & the KuKee app have played a part in our pretend play fun!



kiddo: Non Scary Halloween Crafts And Activities – Creepy Crawlies

A fantastic-bombastic list of NINETY plus (that’s 9-0-plus!!) kiddo-centered non scary Halloween crafts and activities – all creepy crawlies!



learning monkeys: Butterfly Life Cycle Activity

A four-part preschool/kindergarten project, including a craft, a handwriting activity and a coloring/cutting page for learning the butterfly life cycle.



fave friday: Crushes Of The Week – Favorite Series Board Books

Today V&T are divulging their favorite “series board books”.  The ones they can’t live without – the ones that make their heart go pitter-patter :)