Monthly Archives: August 2013

Back to School

Here are some tips you can use to help you with getting you and your child back to school. Battling the Butterflies As with any new situation- like starting school for the first time or new grade or new school. … Continue reading

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Balloon Party

Here is a great playgroup activity. Kids love balloons and there are so many activities you can do with them. Read a book: Where Do Balloons Go? By Jamie Lee Curtis Make finger print balloon art: 1. Put different color … Continue reading

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Sponge Water Ball

It’s the last week of summer around these parts, and what better way to spend it than with your kids  making something they can play with outside!   Kids love water, so these sponge balls hit the spot.  We found … Continue reading

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The girl effect: The clock is ticking

We can make a difference!

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5 Baby Games That Teach

“Peekaboo” and “This Little Piggy” aren’t just simple ways to entertain your baby. They can also teach skills:  Peekaboo                                             … Continue reading

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Playgroup: Going to the Doctor

A doctor’s visit does not have to be scary. Doctors are there to help us when we are sick, and to help us grow.  Here are some activities that you can do to help show children what a doctor’s visit … Continue reading

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Homemade Kool-Aid Playdough

Making play dough is really very easy.  The dough comes out smelling fruity and delicious and the color is so vibrant.  It is a matter of using 6 ingredients (including water) and about 7 minutes per batch. Pick out several … Continue reading

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