C is for Car Activity

As promised I’m putting our alphabet activities on the blog. This activity is a fun way to explore creating letter C. While participating in this activity your child is also building their fine motor skills and practicing following directions. We have been loving the 4 Weeks to Read program and this activity is a perfect…

Patriotic Painting Activity for Kids

This post may contain some affiliate links. Purchases from these links may bring me a small profit, which helps keep this blog running. Painting is one of my daughter’s favorite things to do. We always explore new ways to create art with paint. For the 4th Izzy created a flag with corks and paint. If…

Mommy & Me Spring & Summer Fashions

This post may contain some affiliate links. A small commission may be made from a purchase you make. These purchases help keep this blog running.   Alright guys, you all seem to be loving our mommy and me posts on Instagram and our IG stories so I’ll be adding a bunch of ideas here for…

Farmhouse Style Kitchen Decor

This post may contain some affiliate links. A small commission may be made from a purchase you make. These purchases help keep this blog running.   When it comes to home decor, I’m one who has a vision and then I take my time finding all the right pieces for it. I don’t like to…

Thank-o-Rama ~ Explaining being Thankful to Kids

This post is in partnership with Disney Books Group May is Thank-o-Rama month! Although my daughter Izzy is only 4, she has a big personality and lots of feelings. Izzy and I discuss feelings often, but we don’t frequently discuss what we are thankful for or what being thankful means. So before I get into…

Letter B Light Table Activities

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Travel Maine – Fun Activities For Families In Maine

Not sure what to do wtith your kids when you visit Maine? Local? Looking for fun activities to do with your children during the week or on the weekend? If you are new to our blog, welcome! I’m Eryka and I live in Southern Maine with my daughter Izzy, my husband and our pup Teddy….

Sensory Bin Activity, inspired by Mo Willems, The Pigeon Needs A Bath!

This post is in partnership with Disney Books Group The Pigeon Needs A Bath is another engaging and funny story from Mo Willems. To celebrate Mo Willems’ Pigeon brand celebrating its 16th BIRD-day, Izzy and I picked one of our favorite books from the series and created a fun sensory experience for you to enjoy…

Friday on the Farm at Pineland Farms

I’ve loved sharing travel advice and fun things to do when we would visit Maine. Now that we are living here I’m excited to explore more and share our adventures with you guys! Have you been to Friday on the Farm at Pineland Farms? A mommy friend of mine told us about Pineland Farms and…

Non-Candy Easter Basket Ideas

  I want to start off saying, I’m not an anti candy mom. I do however try to keep Izzy’s candy intake to a minimum & I often buy the organic & dye free stuff. #healthycandy If there is such a thing. That said, Izzy will likely have a chocolate bunny in her basket and potentially some “healthy”…

Because by Mo Willems & Our “Because” Inspired Moment

This post is in partnership with Disney Books Group We LOVE books in this house. Being an educator and birth through five education major, I’ve built quite the collection. As you can imagine, teachers build a mini library of their own books. Especially teachers, like myself, that taught preschool age through elementary. I have bins…