Busy bags, it’s that time of year where all the supplies for these go on sale! Stock up! Busy bags are a life savor! These are great when you’re out and about and need to keep your little one quiet and entertained, trust me. . . I found mine at FiveBelow last year for … More Busy Bags (Get the supplies during Back To School!)
We all know that movies or shows can be a great back-up activity when you’re traveling with kids, so I have a few tips that I’ve learned to help you from spending an arm and a leg (i.e. buying everything off iTunes) and from using data. Sorry if you already know these tips, but when … More Traveling- Watch without Wifi
Busy bags, I’ve posted about them before, but since it was one of my first posts, I thought I would re-share since there are some new faces around here. Busy bags are a life savor! These are great when you’re out and about and need to keep your little one quiet and entertained PLUS now’s … More Busy Bags
We all know that movies or shows can be a great back-up activity when you’re traveling with kids, so I have a few tips that I’ve learned to help you from spending an arm and a leg (i.e. buying everything off iTunes) and from using data. Sorry if you already know these tips, but when … More 3 Travel Tips for Movies & Shows w/o Using Data (Plus My FAVORITE Kid Shows)
Man, I sure do love these guys! They go on every trip with us and I often find myself reaching for them as we’re leaving for a restaurant, a doctor’s appointment, church, anywhere where we need quiet entertainment 😉 The ones below are small and can easily fit in a purse or bag…*high-five* You’ll want … More Doodle Boards + Speech/Math Activities You Can Do With Them
Add these to your list too! Melissa & Doug Puffy Sticker Sets are so much fun! Keep reading to see why. Much like the Water Wow’s, Melissa & Doug’s Puffy Sticker books are: ▪️Very Affordable! ▪️REUSABLE ▪️DURABLE (we’ve had the farm one for 2 yrs) ▪️Encourage open-ended play + imagination 🙂 ▪️Thin but tall … More Reusable Sticker Books
With Thanksgiving coming up I wanted to share an easy hack that can help your kiddos be more comfortable around extended family that they haven’t met, or don’t see as often. I came up with this when my little one was around a year old, because she would baaaawl when senior citizens would smile and … More Kid(s) Shy/Afraid of Extended Family?
This activity has endless possibilities and is so easy! It’s cheap to make, is SUPER handy to throw in a purse/ bag last minute as you head out the door, and your kids will love it! Each activity fits in a baggie and then they all store in the wipes case 🙂 Easy peasy. … More 5 Quiet Activities in 1?!
This is by no means a glamorous picture, #real-life, but I wanted to show you how I keep my busy bags/ travel activities organized and ready to be thrown in my purse on our way out the door. Why so many activities? You ask. The key to toddlers is novelty-ish. So rotating things around keeps … More How I Organize Our Travel/ Busy Activities
Lately these Eric Carle books have been my go to activity to grab when we’re headed out the door to an appointment or a restaurant. Want to know why? Keep reading… Why are these so great?! ▪️Super affordable ▪️Keeps little hands busy ▪️Small: Easily fits into purses or bags ▪️Have different themes (colors, animal homes, … More Not Your Average Board Book 😉