3 Green and Speckled Frogs

3 green and speckled frogs

3 Green and Speckled Frogs is a fun, traditional counting song. It was always in the rotation at day care - now I share it with B. Watch the video below … [Read more...]

Why I Don’t Pick up My Toddler When He Falls


I've watched a lot of kids learn to walk, to run and to climb. It's always been a bit nerve wracking. I've held my breath as toddlers teetered and kids … [Read more...]

14 Quick & Healthy Snacks for Toddlers

A boy tries one of the many healthy snacks for toddlers.

Toddlers are picky eaters by nature, and it can be oh so easy to rely on the rice cakes, puffs and other convenience foods that they seem drawn to.  These … [Read more...]

10 Tips for Reducing Waste at Art Time

Reduce waste by using eco-friendly art activities

It's no secret - kids can use a ton of materials when their creative juices get flowing. Reams of paper, puddles of glue, entire shakers of glitter... It … [Read more...]

11 Spring Activities for Preschool

Spring activities for preschool

Spring is in full swing! The flowers are blooming, the birds are singing and we are clearing out the yard to make space for outdoor fun. As usual, I'm … [Read more...]

Cooling Water Play for a Feverish Toddler

A sick toddler plays with water on the kitchen floor.

Baby B came down with a fever a couple of nights ago. Yesterday, he wanted to be constantly cuddled, especially when his fever got high. Unfortunately, the … [Read more...]