It’s the little things that matter . . . A cherished recipe passed on from your grandmother, watching your child experiment with finger paint for the first time, a special dessert your family begs you to make over and over, or making time to squish play dough with your toddler.



Select One of Our Simple Activities & Have Some Fun!
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Squishy Bags

Lace Cards

Wipe Off Pumpkin Faces

French Fry Fun

Homemade Silly Putty

Number Stamping

Fall & Thanksgiving Art

Science Jars

11 Simple Holiday Crafts

Alphabet Soup

Crayon Cookies

Snow Globe

Simple Learning Games

Homemade Paints

Have You Ever Painted on . . .

Playdough Creations

Bubble Walk

Teaching Left from Right

Puffy Designs

No-Mess Collage

Will It Roll?


Edible Bracelets

Spring Flowers

Sensory Play

Recycling Chalk

Sun Painting

Easy Bike Course

Washable Body Paint

Nature Bracelets

Smear Tactics

Fun Pasta Art

Homemade Puzzles

Simple Sun Catchers

Paper Plate Playtime

Things I Love!


It's Puzzling . . .

Little Shoppers

Homemade Sand

12 Days of Christmas

Doodle Board

Valentine's Day Fun

Homemade Bubbles

Sidewalk Paint

Funny Funnies

Homemade Stickers

Moving Mosaic

Graffiti Painting

Outdoor Water Paint

Mystery Balloons

Lids for Little Ones

Fall & Thanksgiving Art II


Check back here weekly for ideas on SIMPLE learning activities that kids can do!

Children often get the most joy from little things such as sifting through a bowl of dry macaroni or playing with empty cereal boxes. Our ideas are educational, practical and easy. They are made with common household materials that you may already have on hand and don’t require much preparation or expense.