Fine motor skills

Now that I have a toddler activities that help him develop his fine motor skills are just as important as sensory activities. Often though you can have both! Fine motor skill (or dexterity) is the coordination of small muscles, in movements usually involving the synchronization of hands and fingers with the eyes. Cutting with scissors,…

DIY button snake 

Another great fine motor skill busy bag! This one took a little more effort as I did have to sew the buttons on the ribbon.   Let’s take a minute and talk about fine motor skills! Fine motor skills help us accomplish tasks like cutting and writing. My 12 yo really struggles still with this…

Easy scrambled egg muffins

This is one of my favorite things to make in the morning it’s so easy! I normally make these towards the end of the week so that they overflow for the weekend. Everyone loves these little bite size scrambled egg muffins!  What you need:  Mini Muffin tin 3 eggs Salt and pepper 1/3 milk What…

Easy Diy fine motor skill Felt strip busy bag

    This was super easy and probably took me 15 minutes. You’ll need: hot glue and a glue gun Felt  Velcro I really like these self adhesive coins. when super glued they are amazingly strong    First I cut strips of felt out. I just traced a ruler for size. I then hot glued…

Puffy paint window clings

I’ve been making these for over 15 years! My mom actually taught me! They require a little skill but I have had daycare kids as young as 5 be able to make them it just depends on the kiddo! Kids love these! They are always so proud to put them on their window at home!…

Banana, orange, oatmeal, and chocolate chip breakfast cookie! 

These breakfast cookies are so easy to make! And with or without the chocolate chips the kiddos eat them up! I discovered these cookies because I was looking at a way to get oranges into caliger’s diet. These are perfect and he doesn’t even notice! I just throw all the ingredients into a bowl and mix…