Rainy Day Activities- Puddle Play

Rainy Day Activities- Puddle Play

It rained here the other day, and it was finally warm enough to go  puddle jumping!  We LOVE puddle jumping the old fashioned way, but ...

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Outdoor Activities for Kids

Outdoor Activities for Kids

There are so many fun ways to play in the warmer weather.

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Slime Recipes

Slime Recipes

{For all the best kids activities follow Growing a Jeweled Rose on  Pinterest  and  Facebook } Oh my gosh, do we love slime!    It is o...

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Sensory Activities - Potato Flakes

Sensory Activities - Potato Flakes

Yesterday we shared a fun, edible paint recipe using potato flakes .  Today we are sharing more flaky fun!   Potato flakes are a wonderf...

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Finger Paint Recipe

Finger Paint Recipe

Potato flakes are such a fun play medium.  Being edible, they are perfect for babies and toddlers.  They allow them to explore safely, a...

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Potty Training Books for Kids

Potty Training Books for Kids

I had a reader comment on our potty training resource post asking if we read any books that helped prepare Rosie and Jewel to potty train...

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Exploding Art- Paint Bags

Exploding Art- Paint Bags

While experimenting the other day we made an AMAZING discovery.  Well, in the world of play it was pretty amazing!   Exploding Art- P...

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Mother's Day Handprint Gift Ideas

Mother's Day Handprint Gift Ideas

Like most moms I am a sucker for handprint art.  If you really want to make Mother's Day special or give a gift that grandmom will lov...

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Fine Motor Activities for Kids

Fine Motor Activities for Kids

Strengthening a child's tiny hand muscles is really important for an array of early learning tasks including cutting, drawing, & w...

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Birthday Traditions for Kids

Birthday Traditions for Kids

We love birthdays in our family!  We make a BIG deal over them and love making each other feel super special on our special day.  Rosie ju...

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