Preschool Fun

Cute Valentine for Teachers

This is a cute Valentine for teachers that is easy to make and not the typical one they get! Show your kids favorite teacher how special they are!

Cute Valentine for Teachers Written by: Julia Richardson Valentine’s day is just around the corner! I wanted to come up with a cute gift for my son’s teacher that hasn’t been too over done yet. I wanted to make it something to help remember him by and hopefully it touches their hearts too. I was so excited about what we ...

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Do you Want to Build A Snowman? Sensory Bin

Do you want to Build a Snowman Learning can be fun and easy with these two sensory bin ideas and learning activity!

Do you Want to Build A Snowman? Sensory Bin First I guess I should say sorry becasue I’m sure as soon as you read that title you might have gotten this song stuck in your head. Ok so now that we have that out of the way, lets get on to the sensory bin! My daughter loves sensory bins so ...

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NEVER Do This When Putting Your Child in a Car Seat! This Advice Could Save Your Child’s Life!

NEVER Do This When Putting Your Child in a Car Seat! This Advice Could Save Your Child’s Life!

NEVER Do This When Putting Your Child in a Car Seat!This Advice Could Save Your Child’s Life! I was scrolling through my news feed and I saw this video. I swear it made me almost sick to my stomach to think of how many times I had put my own little kiddos in the car seat this way. My first ...

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Rosetta Stone Kids Reading Program Review!

Rosetta Stone Reading Program Review!

Rosetta Stone Kids Reading Program Review! I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Influence Central for Rosetta Stone. I received a product and a promotional item to thank me for participating. Learning to read is a big deal in this house. We are all readers so my little ones grow up watching everyone read and being read too. Each ...

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Preschoolers and Peace: Homeschooling older kids with success while loving the little ones at your feet (e-book) review

Covering such topics as "How Do I Plan Preschool?", and "What Does a 2-Year-Old's Day Look Like?" , the Preschoolers and Peace eBook packs a ton of useful information into easy-to-read, short articles that can be read on the fly by busy homeschooling parents.

Preschoolers and Peace: Homeschooling older kids with success while loving the little ones at your feet (e-book) review When I saw this ebook Preschoolers and Peace: Homeschooling older kids with success while loving the little ones at your feet  come up for a review, I really hoped I would get it. You see I am a huge fan of the ...

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Flourish: Balance for Homeschool Moms Review

Ready to Flourish in your homeschooling and your business? Then come check how this book helped me grow my business and homeschool better!

Flourish: Balance for Homeschool Moms Review I am so glad I got the opportunity to review  Flourish: Balance for Homeschool Moms. This is a fantastic book written by Mary Jo Tate and put out by Apologia Educational Ministries . You can pick up a copy for $15.00  at  Apologia Educational Ministries.   The name Flourish: Balance for Homeschool Moms says it all. This book ...

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Preschool Activity Ideas for Homeschooling Little Ones List!

Preschool Activity Ideas for Homeschooling Little Ones List! Adventures in Mindful Living

Preschool Activity Ideas for Homeschooling Little Ones List!   You know I love to share great learning ideas with you when I find them! When I saw this great list I just knew I had to share it on the blog today! I love all the ideas for sensory bins and games! Learning for little ones should be done mainly ...

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Calm Down Playdough Recipe

A fun way to help kids calm down! Adventures in Mindful Living

Calm Down Playdough Recipe This is a fun and easy way to help kids calm down. My son tends to get really excitable during and after certain situations. This is something I started with him to help him learn how to naturally calm himself back down and be able to focus or to go to sleep.I think there are several ...

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Homemade Playdough

Homemade playdough! A cheap and Easy way to play! Adventures in Mindful Living

Homemade Play dough We love homemade playdough in this house! It is my number one boredom buster for kids and a sure fire way to stop whining in its tracks (at least 80% of the time)! I use several different recipes to make my homemade playdough. Which one I use really just depends on what ingredients I have on hand. ...

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Q-tip painting! A fun art project for kids!

Q-tip painting! A fun art project for kids @ Adventures in Mindful Living

Q-tip painting! A fun art project for kids!   Are you looking for a fun art project for kids? Do you need something to keep them busy while  bad weather prevails outside? Just looking for a fun way to create some pretty cool art? If you answered yes to any of those then you really have to try this out! ...

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Huge List of Homeschool Curriculum and Freebies!

Huge List of Homeschool Curriculum and Freebies! @ adventures in Mindful Living

Huge List of Homeschool Curriculum and Freebies!   You know I love good deals and Freebies! When I saw this list on the Money Saving Moms website I knew I wanted to share it with all of you and also make sure I can find it again when I needed it!  If you have any great freebie lists  for homeschooling ...

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How to make colored rice!

How to make colored rice! A fun,easy,and cheap way to play and fill a sensory bin! @ Adventures in Mindful Living !

How to make colored rice! Colored rice is a fun and cheap filler to go in sensory bins. It offers a fun tactile experience for kids and is super easy to make, I use it it in most of my sensory bins I do. I hope once you see how easy it is to make then you will make some ...

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Talking Shapes iPad App Review

Talking Shapes iPad App Review @ Adventures in Mindful Living

Talking Shapes iPad App Review   We use a variety of different resources to teach our children. We use books, videos, magazines, textbooks, and a good bit of technology including using our iPad. There are so many different wonderful learning resources available on the iPad, and I am always on the lookout for educational ones in particular. When I was ...

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Moon Sand

How to make Moon Sand! A easy,fun,and cheap way to encourage play! Turn off that TV and make some of this and watch those smiles and giggles start!

Moon Sand   My oldest daughter was the one to introduce me to Moon Sand. She asked for it for Christmas one year when she was little.I think one of her grandparents ended up getting her some. She was telling me I should get some for my son who at the time was 3. I looked it up and after ...

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Alphabet Sensory Bin Fun

Alphabet Sensory Bin! A super fun way to let kids learn through play! Adventures in Mindful Livings Letter Fun Series!

Alphabet Sensory Bin Fun I am a big fan of sensory bins. A sensory bin or tray is just a tray or any container that you fill with several items for self directed play. Sensory Trays help with development of creativity, motor skills, and cognitive development. I love them because they let children learn through play which I am a ...

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Bathtub Paint

bathtub paint @Adventuresin Mindful Living

Bathtub Paint   I love finding cheap and easy ways to entertain the kids and this is one of their favorites!  Super simple to make and really enjoyable for the kids, you will love this! I like to make this up and let the kids play in the bath while I sit in there with them and get caught up ...

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Letter A and some Fun

Letter A and some fun! Some super fun,easy, and cheap ways to teach the Letter A ! Adventures in Mindful Living

I get asked a lot what I do with my toddler for “school”. I thought every once in awhile I would show you all some of the fun things we have done. This post is the first of  a series I will be sharing called- Letter Fun Series! Letter A and some fun! I decided to start with the letter ...

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