Pumpkin Purée Sensory Play

A baby enjoys a Thanksgiving sensory activity.

Thanksgiving is coming oh so soon and we are getting into the spirit around here! When I made pumpkin pies the other day, I had a little bit of pumpkin … [Read more...]

Alternatives to Time Out Part 3: Redirection


Looking for helpful discipline techniques? You've come to the right place! Welcome to part 3 of my Alternatives to Time Out series. Last time, in Part 2, … [Read more...]

Alternatives to Time Out Part 2: Natural Consequences

Alternatives to Time Out: Natural Consequences

What can we do when our children misbehave? How can we stop our kids from repeating challenging or unsafe behaviors? Which parenting tactics teach long … [Read more...]

Alternatives to Time Out Part 1: Are Time Outs Effective?

Is Time Out Good for Kids?

From spanking to Positive Parenting, it seems that there are as many discipline techniques as there are families. Child development experts, parents, … [Read more...]

Homemade Puff Paint Art Activity

A child mixes puff paints.

I found this puff paint art activity on Pinterest recently and really wanted to try it out. Baby B is a little too young for it, so I enlisted the help of … [Read more...]

Safe & Easy Water Play for Babies


Water play is a wonderful learning experience. During water play activities, young children develop their gross motor skills, learn about science, math, … [Read more...]