30+ Active Play Ideas for Busy Days

Active Play Ideas for Busy Days

"Mom... the leaves are changing color and it's going to be fall then winter," my four year old informed me the other day. I tried reeeeeallly hard to ignore that little detail! I do love the fall season here in New England, but it's also one of the busiest times of the year with school… Read More ->

One to One Correspondence Counting

What is it about August? It's still summer but suddenly I find myself longing for some chalk in hand, and a lesson planner! In my back to school planning for homeschooling our preschooler, my main concern is to address math skill areas, as we mostly focused on reading comprehension last year. Thanks to my partnership… Read More ->

The Smell of Summer – #SensationalMemories!

Smell of summer sensational memories

We knew we were close by the smell... that bold but not-unpleasant smell of land and salty sea sliding in through open windows as we drove across miles of land bridges to our destination: Chincoteague Island, Virginia. The island is separated from the mainland mostly by miles and miles of marshland, so the land and… Read More ->

Gymboree play music classes

Will your kids be riding the big yellow school bus this year or do you still have another year or two of kids at home? Our boys will be home with me this year doing pre-kindergarten work, but I'm always on the lookout for extra-curricular activities for them to get new experiences. This is a… Read More ->