Make a gross motor rainbow game for preschoolers

Rainbow Hop

Bring on the rainbows! We have had a long winter. Mostly because it’s our first winter living in the snow (California –> North Dakota). The days are far less sunny than I’m used to, not to mention much, much colder. I am anxiously awaiting the end of winter and the beginning of spring- bring on…

Name Recognition activity that has kids moving! This is a great gross motor exercise for preschoolers!

Name Recognition Movement Activity

This post contains affiliate links When we bought these stepping domes back in October, I knew they would be great for indoor movement activities. They were a little bit of an investment¬†up front (even if I did buy them on sale), but we’ve gotten great use out of them so far! Then today during home…

Bring your preschoolers and toddlers inside for this fun pumpkin patch hopping activity!

Indoor Pumpkin Patch Hop

This post contains affiliate links My boys are ACTIVE. They love to ride scooters, bicycles, and basically run amok all day long. I’m always desperate to find on the lookout for great products to continue promoting their gross motor skills (especially as the weather turns and their energy is all concentrated indoors!). Ever since I…

Scooter bowling- what a fun activity to do with kids!

Scooter Bowling

My boys just got their first Micro Kickboard scooters and they are IN LOVE with them. Playing with their scooters has become their first activity choice each day and that makes me one happy mama because scootering is a great way for my growing boys to developing balance, coordination, and self-esteem in their physical capabilities.…

Let preschoolers work on fine motor skills by decorating a cork board Christmas Tree!

Cork board Christmas Tree

Christmas vacation is about to begin which means lots of preschoolers will be home from school looking for crafts and activities to keep them busy. My fifth grade niece already asked when she could come over to do Christmas projects with us (we have a fun one in mind for her! Stay tuned next week…

Fly Swatter Painting

{For your convenience, this post may contain affiliate links}¬† Flies are a terrible nuisance, but I’m not a big fan of using fly swatters either (I can’t stand the thought of actually killing the pests myself. Hubby is more than welcome to do that job for me!) When I try getting rid of flies, I…