Just for KIDS

Games, crafts, and fun things to do.
It’s all about the KIDS!

Subtraction Game | Have Fun Learning by… Bowling!

 Welcome to our first Math Monday, Mama! Are you SO over the boring flashcard and minute worksheet routine to teach your little one how to subtract? I say, subtract the boring stuff and add in this fun, free m...

Crafting with Kids: 20 Easter Eggs to Dye For

It's almost Easter time, and I'm so excited! He is risen, Spring is here, and it's wonderful to see the sun again! Easter is a time full of traditions for many: new Easter dresses, church services, Easter egg dying and egg hunts, photos with the Bunny at the m...

Meals on the Bus: 18 Kid Friendly Breakfasts to Go

A few weeks ago, we made the move from a house precisely one block from our daughter K's elementary school to this beautiful home in a gorgeous neighborhood and a whopping 25-minute commute to her school. Becau...

Life Lessons on the Playground

What if I told you that you could teach your children just as much on the playground as you could with flashcards, books, or learning pads? Surely you'd call me crazy. I promise I'm not! The value of play is un...

School Valentine’s Party: Make Your own Monster Valentines box

I love decorating and crafting. If you've been around to read anything from Kandy Apple Mama, you've surely seen some of the DIY projects I love sharing. (You can check them all out here.) Since Valentine's Day is right around the corner, I decided it was tim...
How to Raise a Reader + the Importance of Reading

How to Raise a Reader – with FREE Books!

 Why Reading Matters Do you like to read? We sure do! It's one of our favorite guilty pleasures, as mamas. We don't always get the time to ourselves to read a good book, but when we do, it's magic. Even if ...

30+ Kids Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas

Are you struggling to figure out what to get your little ones this Valentine’s Day? You don’t want to go overboard (Christmas has barely passed!) but you also want to remind them of how much you love them. No worries, Mama! We have compiled a list of crafts...

Crafting with the Kids: DIY Edible Water Beads

Before Christmas last year, I was asking K about her wish list. One of the toys she asked for was… Orbeez! Have you guys seen these things? Like, whaaaaat? Krista saw a YouTube video of a couple kids (...

Littles Afraid of the Dark? ~ DIY Night Light Lanterns

My daughter is always asking to sleep in Mommy's bed. I'm not sure if she's truly afraid of the dark, or just wants a warm body to snuggle up to. Either way, we try to negate the sleeping-with-mommy argument by...