Christmas Themed Activities for Preschoolers

By LAURIN BRAINARD Updated Dec. 15, 2023 Christmas is such a special time of year in our home! Every year in December I pull out a variety of Christmas preschool activites and my little ones get so excited!! There is nothing more exciting than decorating the house in red and green colors, the sound of jingle bells, and crafting in December. I i... Read more

How to Plan Toddler Activities - The Complete Guide

Are you looking to plan activities for your toddler? Well you are in the right place! I know how challenging it can be to plan activities that will hold your child’s attention, while also having fun! I created a free quick start guide to give you lots of activity ideas that you can quickly implement with your little ones. You’ll learn about how... Read more

5 Ways to Grow a Child's Relationship With Jesus

By LAURIN BRAINARD Updated Mar. 13, 2024 Helping your child grow in his or her relationship with Jesus is one of the most important jobs that we are called to do as Christian parents. If we want our children to grow closer to God, then we need to give them the tools to do so. Here are 5 of my favorite ways to help your kids have a close relatio... Read more

Pizza Themed Activities for Preschoolers

By LAURIN BRAINARD Updated Oct. 17, 2023 Ask a child their favorite food and you are likely to hear pizza in the top 5! Our Pizza Preschool Theme is sure to engage children as they learn academic skills through a variety of pizza themed activities. Lesson Components This unit is made up of so many fun activities that your little one can enjoy:... Read more

Organizational System for Small Group Reading Materials

The key to saving your sanity when planning for small groups is materials management! There is nothing worse than spending an afternoon making copies, folding books, and binding all the things, only to misplace the copies you need for your first group tomorrow morning! How to Store Materials You are likely working with multiple groups of kids ... Read more