Valuable Toddler Songs for Development

You know those catchy nursery rhymes that your parents played for you or you heard in preschool? While these tunes are often very engaging for children, they also play a key role in your child’s development. There’s much more to those melodies than just singing and dancing. Some excellent toddler songs for development your preschooler will love also have skill building value they can benefit from later on in life.   Music can have a great impact on a developing {Read More}

Festive Fall Learning Activities for Toddlers

It’s getting cooler and the leaves are dropping. Yep, it must be Autumn. Can you just smell the pumpkin pie and cranberries!? With summer long gone and fall in full swing, what types of things are you doing with the kids? We have some fun and festive fall learning activities that toddlers will certainly fall head over heels for. I love this time of year as Thanksgiving is quickly approaching and the family gets together (and the pumpkin spice lattes, YUM). {Read More}

Learning Activities For Summer

Now that the summer is upon us the kids are out of school and though there are countless fun activities for summer for the kids to do, boredom can quickly set in. So how do you cure those summertime blues? Just because school is out doesn’t mean they have to stop learning. In fact, many kids lose out on some of the things they’ve learned when they aren’t actively keeping their minds attentive with mind stimulating recreation. There are many fun projects and {Read More}

Homeschooling: Hands On Learning

Everyone is different in how they learn best. With young children, the best way to teach concepts that they can easily grasp is through hands on learning activities. I like to follow this (to some extent) through various learning materials which my daughter can choose from to encourage her independence skills. This is just my technique, though some children learn better through guided teaching with specific instructions. Here are a few activities you can do with your toddler to encourage {Read More}

Baby learning activities and tips

A child’s brain is like a sponge, absorbing everything around them. Babies are constantly learning through their environment. Even the crib can present a great baby learning opportunity for them. Whether it’s discovering their feet, objects on the wall or ceiling or simply light moving across the wall there is always something babies can learn from. There are so many products on the market pushing you to buy to help your baby learn. Let me tell you from the get-go {Read More}