Backyard DIY Summer Camp

Want to know how to keep your kiddos busy this summer?! Try creating your own Backyard DIY Summer Camp with these easy instructions!



Patterns and Symmetry

A fun and engaging activity highlighting Patterns and Symmetry in Books, with Llama Llama Red Pajama. Perfect for basic foundations in math & reading.



DIY Pretend Play Cookies

Make some yummy pretend play cookies with this simple DIY project and accompany it with the VBC for kids book of the month, If You Give a Mouse a Cookie.



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!



kid activities: 40 Best Pretend Play Activities

Pretend Play is an integral part of early childhood, and easy to put together for an afternoon of play. Here are 40 Pretend Play Activities to inspire you!



backyard summer camp: Starry Night Sky Painting

Starry Night Sky Painting art activity – a kiddo masterpiece from the Backyard Summer Camp eBook.



kid diy: Summer Bucket List – Badges

A list of things to accomplish this summer – a summer bucket list – in a fun wearable way – WITH MERIT BADGES!



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.



TogetherBox – It’s the Simple Things

TogetherBox – a brand new way to have family time.  Develop the mind, replenish the spirit, and enjoy the togetherness without all the frills.



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!



Creativity Inducing Gifts For Preschoolers

A comprehensive guide for Creativity Inducing Gifts, primarily for preschoolers, but ideally can be enjoyed at any age.



kiddo diy: Flower Fairy Costume

An easy kiddo DIY costume.  You won’t believe your eyes when you see the common material used to create this beautiful Flower Fairy Costume – Toilet Paper!



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!



kiddo: Non Scary Halloween Crafts And Activities – pumpkins

A fantastic-bombastic list of SIXTY non-scary kiddo Halloween crafts and activities – all with a pumpkin theme!



learning monkeys: Pretend Play Doctor

This fun and printable “Pretend Play Doctor” activity provides development in color and letter recognition skills, as well as many more Pre-K skills.