Colleen is a former Kindergarten teacher and early childhood educator turned stay-at-home mommy. She's an educational consultant with Usborne Books & More and has a passion for literacy and early childhood education! She enjoys reading and spending time with her toddler, G.

Thursday, 03 December 2015 14:06

Pom Pom Ornaments

I love holiday crafts, and yes even though December just started, G and I have already started our Christmas projects!

Wednesday, 18 November 2015 20:02

Thanksgiving Art

ART TIME! Thanksgiving is almost here and I wanted to have G make a few cute decorations to gift to our family members for Thanksgiving.

Wednesday, 18 November 2015 19:47

Alphabet Soup

I LOVE finding fun, pretend play activities with stuff we have laying around.

Tuesday, 06 October 2015 11:38

2 Ingredient Cloud Dough

G and I were feeling adventurous this morning and decided to try this 2 ingredient cloud dough recipe I've been sitting on.

Tuesday, 29 September 2015 14:14

Scented Apple Prints

G & I are having a sick day and we needed a little fun! I grabbed some easy supplies we had on hand and decided to do Apple prints!

Friday, 03 July 2015 13:38

Ice Painting

Ok so this one was SUPER easy but requires a little planning ahead. Today G did ice painting! It was so fun and super simple!

Monday, 01 June 2015 14:16

Puzzle Hunt

I love puzzles - they're great tool to help teach tots about shapes, problem solving, fine motor, etc. but let's face it -- puzzles don't get the attention they deserve.

Wednesday, 27 May 2015 16:36

Ice Cube Painting

Today we tried out ice cube painting and it was AWESOME. They are a cool twist on traditional watercolors. Plus, this is a perfect activity for those HOT summer days.

Tuesday, 26 May 2015 19:14

Sensory Bin Update

G has been having a blast with her sensory boxes, but it was time to switch them up! I decided to make a beach box and a princess box for her.

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