This pumpkin chocolate chip cookie recipe is my absolute favorite! It makes the perfect fall comfort food. Pumpkins and autumn go together. Check out the fun pumpkin kids activities at the end of this post! Pumpkin chocolate chip cookies are my favorite dessert – and a fantastic use for pumpkin puree! I just had to share this favorite pumpkin chocolate chip cookie recipe … [Read more...] about Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe – The Perfect Fall Comfort Food!
Fall and winter days bring shorter daylight hours. Make the most of this time of year with these fun light and shadow games for kids. The days are growing cooler and shorter, and there's less time to play outside after school. This month Energizer sent us a flashlight and batteries to craft a sponsored post. The flashlight reminded me of childhood camping trips. My … [Read more...] about Make the Most of Shorter Days with Light and Shadow Games for Kids
Wonderful autumn leaves learning activities for kids. From reading to math to art projects, there are fun educational activities for everyone to welcome fall! Fall is in the air, and to celebrate I'm showcasing some of my favorite autumn leaves learning activities for kids. These activities are perfect companions to the book Red Leaf, Yellow Leaf by Lois Ehlert, which … [Read more...] about Autumn Leaves Learning Activities for Kids
Emotional intelligence is such an important life skill! This fun activity uses felt pumpkin faces to help children recognize and explore different emotions. My four-year-old daughter Anna loves activities, and she is a very expressive child. She went all in with this simple emotional intelligence activity! How to Use Felt Pumpkin Faces to Teach Children Emotions Jack … [Read more...] about Pumpkin Faces for Happiness, Sadness, and Surprise
Leaf art is a wonderful all-natural-materials open-ended nature art activity for kids. It pairs beautifully with Lois Ehlert's book, Leaf Man. Open-ended Nature Art for Kids Inspired by Leaf Man In Lois Ehlert's book Leaf Man, the author imagines a leaf's journey, creating possible sightings along the way with leaves. The art is incredibly creative and fun for children … [Read more...] about Open-ended Nature Art for Kids Inspired by Leaf Man