7 Simple Ways to Teach Your Baby While Folding the Laundry

7 Simple Ways to Teach Your Baby While Folding the Laundry

Have you ever tried to fold laundry with a baby or toddler?  If so you may know how difficult it can be to not only get the laundry folded but entertain your child as well.  With some mindful parenting we can embed learning into daily activities and routines that are already taking place everyday.  Laundry […]

10 Things to Have Your Toddler Watch Instead of TV

10 Things to Have Your Toddler Watch Instead of TV

According to the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) excessive TV Watching by young children can have effects in the areas of child development, sleep, and obesity.  They explain that the benefits from actual interaction far outweigh what a child can learn from a screen. “Children younger than 2 years need hands-on exploration and social interaction […]

10 Things to Teach Your Toddler While Gardening

10 Things to Teach Your Toddler While Gardening

Springtime is here which means there are lots of opportunities for your little one to learn, explore, and enjoy the outdoors.  If you will be planting or tending to a garden during these next few months then this guide will help you to encourage development in all areas while you plant so that your toddler […]

Learning Though Play: How To Play With Cars

Learning Though Play:  How To Play With Cars

What does your child learn when they are playing with cars?  My little boy can spend countless hours (just kidding…minutes) zooming and racing his cars in our house and outside.  Although this may look like just simple play there is a lot that your little one can learn from his or her cars, trucks, or […]