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2-Year-Old Not Listening? Try This Remarkable Tip

Shares 122K<p>I’m not going to sugar coat this for you. I struggled horribly with my <b>2-year-old not listening</b>. As a mom who researches things like how to …

Parenting

Preschool Memory Book

A tradition I started from the start of my teaching profession was to give each student a preschool memory book that highlighted their year in our …

8 ways to have amazing sex in your 40s

You might not mind the side effects that come along with aging. It's hard to argue with a little George Clooney salt-and-pepper action in your hair, …

Men's Fitness

Teaching 2 and 3 Year Olds - Activities for Toddlers and Preschoolers

TODDLER VALENTINE CRAFTS<p>12 fun and easy Valentine crafts that are perfect for toddlers!<p>LINK: …

Mary Berry's traditional Victoria sponge cake recipe

A great British classic, the Victoria Sponge was named after Queen Victoria who was widely thought to have enjoyed a slice at afternoon tea.<p>Sandwiched together with raspberry jam and dusted on the top with caster sugar, the cake possibly started out in the nursery, according to English Heritage. In …

20 Ways to Teach Counting to Preschoolers

Shares 24K<p><b>20 Ways to Teach Counting to Preschoolers</b>: a collection of playful activities for school and home!<p>If you’ve been reading Teaching 2 and 3 …

Easy Chocolate Chip Banana Muffins

Shares 1K<p>Preschoolers love to help in the kitchen. Have you noticed that? They want to do what we do! So, we love to add cooking activities with our …

How do I know when to make a move on a new girl?

The best indicator that a woman you’ve just met is into you? Proximity.<p>I teach my clients the “Arm, Elbow, Shoulder” strategy: When the two of you …

Fun Activities for Busy Toddlers

Shares 34K<p>I am often asked about <b>ideas for busy toddlers</b>. They have short attention spans, would rather run or climb than sit, and simply want to be …

Art Ideas for Busy Kids

Shares 3K<p>Some kids like to keep moving. You try to get them included in art activities, but they don’t want to stop. However, you can find activities …

67 Free Printable Activities for Preschoolers

There are so many creative ways to use printables with preschoolers at home and in the classroom! I’m not a fan of worksheets, but I do love labels, …

30+ EASY INDOOR ACTIVITIES FOR TODDLERS

Shares 10K<p>You are stuck indoors. Your 2 year old is bouncing off the wall. You need to put something together now! Well then, here are <b>30 easy toddler</b> …

15 of the Best Toddler Valentine Crafts

Inside: 15 of the best toddler Valentine crafts! Perfect for little hands! Have you tried to find toddler valentine crafts only to see they are way …

Tea Party Dramatic Play

Shares 6K<p>The week of our Mother’s Day Tea we set up a <b>tea party</b> in our <b>dramatic play</b> area. Tea pots, pretend pastries, and real ceramic tea cups. The …

Journey Across Canada by Train

Riding the rails from Toronto to Vancouver is a once-in-a-lifetime smorgasbord of scenery.<p>I’m an introvert. A real rather-do-anything-than-make-small-talk introvert, not just someone who prefers TV to cocktail parties. So what am I doing having breakfast with three strangers—and enjoying it?<p>Blame …

Learning Activities for Toddlers

We love hands-on learning activities for toddlers that allow lots of exploration. When choosing activities, we look for age-appropriate ideas that …

15 Winter Learning Activities for Preschoolers

Work on a winter friendship pinecone after reading “Penguin and Pinecone”.<p>Use cotton balls for a snowball math activity. (Fun A Day)<p>Bring a bin of …

50 Magical Family Christmas Traditions

Here are 50 family Christmas traditions which are all a little bit magical! Create some wonderful memories for the years ahead by starting a few new …

20 Winter Crafts for Preschoolers

As the temperatures are dropping (it’s in the low 30s where I live right now), I am thinking of all the activities I can add to our winter unit! I …

12 Winter Math Activities for Preschoolers

I love the variety of winter math activities I have collected! Now when I go to plan my winter preschool curriculum, I can easily add these to our …

Gingerbread Suncatcher Ornament

We welcome December each year with a gingerbread theme that always includes an ornament. We’ve made play dough gingerbread ornaments and rich brown …

Super Simple Christmas Art for Little Kids

Shares 954<p>When you need to put an activity together quickly, you search for simple art ideas. We see a lot of fun activities on Pinterest and have …

17 Christmas Painting Activities

Shares 469<p>While planning our <b>painting activities</b> for <b>Christmas</b>, I stumbled upon so many fun ideas! With all the super crafty ideas out there, I was …

20 Christmas Snacks Kids Will Love

As I flip through Pinterest to get ideas for Christmas, I am amazed at all the fun Christmas snacks out there! I got side-tracked from planning (I do …

20 Easy Gifts Made by Kids

Every December our preschoolers make Christmas gifts for their families. When thinking about kid made Christmas gifts, we want them to be something …

Simple Snowflake Ornaments for Kids

Shares 3K<p>These <b>simple snowflake ornaments</b> are perfect <b>for kids</b> to make. The jumbo popsicle sticks are easier for preschoolers to hold. Brushing the …

Easy Gingerbread Ornaments for Preschoolers

Shares 2K<p>As a teacher, I cannot say enough about <b>screen-free activities for kids</b>. But, as a parent, I know what a challenge this can be. I remember …

12 crazy, off-the-wall places to have sex

From the beach to your parent's house, there are plenty of crazy, off-the-wall places to get it on.But which do women prefer? [RELATED1]We asked 12 …

10 best CrossFit workouts for weight loss

A level-with-you fact: If you do CrossFit, you will almost certainly drop fat. “High-intensity interval training, common to CrossFit, is very …