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Cut up pipe-cleaners and place them in a bottle. Use a magnet to manipulate them. kids will stay busy for hours.

Turn a Cardboard Box into an Epic Marble Run

Use cardboard, craft sticks, and hot glue to create an epic marble run! The marbles land in paper cups at the bottom of the track. This is a fantastic engineering challenge for kids. How should we position the sticks? Which path will the marbles take? How many will land in each cup? As always, make...Read More »

DIY I Spy Bottle — Meet The Dubiens

Love the idea of this (I-Spy bottle to keep Clara busy in the car for hours when she's a little older).

This is a fun activity that will entertain your kids. Make a lava lamp in a water bottle! It's simple & easy! #science #lavalamp

Balloon Tennis Indoor Gross Motor Play Activity

Simple balloon tennis game for a quick energy buster. Balloon tennis makes a great indoor gross motor play idea. Balloons are always a hit with kids.

Crazy Magnetic Hair Styles

Creative and fun way of using magnets with children. Simply add a face to any magnet and use small strips of pipe cleaners to create wild and wacky hair designs. Laughing Kids Learn.com

Mess Free Painting for kids using Cardboard Egg Cartons, also holds paintbrushes, prevents spills and to clean up, just close carton and throw away! Great mom and preschool tip!

Mess Free Painting with Egg Carton

Mess Free Painting for kids using Cardboard Egg Cartons, also holds paintbrushes, prevents spills and to clean up, just close carton and throw away! Great mom and preschool tip!