Tag Archives: children

Paint Splattering

If your kids are like mine, they love to play with paint.  Usually that’s not a problem, but what about times when getting messy just isn’t an option.  How about virtual paint splattering? Just move the mouse around the screen to splatter the paint.  The slower you move the more paint gets applied.  If you [...]

Sick of Movies? Get Plugged In!

I don’t know about you but I am so disappointed with the movies they have for kids these days or even adults.  I know I sound like an 80 year old complaining but it’s true. I took Ashlyn to see her first movie (in a theater) last summer.  She was so excited!  We were going [...]

Fun Learning Games

Here is a list of some great educational games that your kids will love playing.  They will have no idea they are learning.  It’s also great for teaching taking turns and  good sportsmanship.  Now I know most of these are old school and aren’t the latest craze but the games that do the least are the best [...]

Room-Time Activities

Some of you have asked that I share with you some of the room time activites I do with Ashlyn. Here is a schedule I try to follow. After she is done with the activity she can read or play with her dolls. Mondays- Sight Word practice- *cut out letters in magazines to make her [...]

Room Time

Every morning my girls spend between 30 to 45 mintues playing by themselves. Ashlyn plays in her room and Emily plays in her playpen. I started this when both were about 2 months old and have done it every morning since. It’s called room time and playpen time. I got the idea from a book [...]