Category Archives: Holidays

The Four Gift Rule For the Holidays

Do you visit a lot of family for the holidays each year? Ensuring that all the kids receive the same amount of gifts, so that it is fair can be a bit difficult. In order to relieve some holiday stress this year, why not try The 4 Gift Rule? This is an awesome way to […]

Product Review: Simply To Impress Holiday Cards

I wanted to share with you my review of the  {Simply To Impress}  holiday cards. First, there are so many different layouts to choose from. The packaging was beautiful. I love opening the box to this teal and gold polka-dotted box, which I plan to use, possibly for photos. But it gets better.  When I opened […]

Awesome ABCmouse Black Friday Deal

There are a lot of great Black Friday deals going on, but this one from ABCmouse.com is a must if you have preschoolers or toddlers in your home. 50% Off ABCmouse.com annual subscriptions during their Black Friday Event! Only $45 from now until 11/30. Don’t miss it. I know you have seen the awesome commercials […]

10 Holiday Gift Ideas For Fine Motor Activities

top 10 gifts for fine motor development

1) Tying Shoes Melissa and Doug are known for their wooden toys. This lacing shoe is perfect for ages 3-6 year olds who are beginning to learn to tie their shoes. Special Needs Benefit:  Help with tying shoes and eye-hand coordination  2) Blocks  You definitely can’t go wrong with a set of blocks. Whether it’s a […]

Amazon Top 10 Fun Games For Kids With Special Needs Benefits

Here is a list of Amazon’s top 10 fun games for children with special needs and the benefits each game will provide them. From fine motor development to hand-eye coordination, these games are perfect gift ideas. 1. Hot Potato Electronic Musical Passing Game  Wild, frantic, laugh out loud, electronic musical tater-tossing good time that can […]

10 Holiday Gift Ideas for Gross Motor Activities

10 Holiday Gift Ideas for Gross Motor Activities

Note: this post does contain affiliate links. So you might be asking yourself, what are “gross motor skills” and why are they important? Let me take a few minutes to explain. What Is Gross Motor Skills? Gross motor skills are the abilities required to control the large muscles of the body for walking, jumping, skipping, […]

Easy Holiday Treats the Kids Will Love

Easy Holiday Treats the Kids Will Love Are you looking for a way to keep your children busy during holiday break? One great way to have them contribute to the holiday festivities is to have them help make holiday treats. In many families cookies are an important part of the holiday tradition. Even if your […]

Old-Fashioned Christmas Crafts

  Old-Fashioned Christmas Crafts Sometimes the best times are the simplest times. You and your family can have an old-fashioned Christmas by enjoying some fun holiday crafts. Here are five old-fashioned Christmas craft ideas to enjoy. Paper chain Paper chains can be made year around. However, they’re particularly fun during the holidays. They’re a wonderful […]

Homemade Edible Gifts from the Heart

Homemade Edible Gifts from the Heart Are you looking for a new way to show your appreciation and gratitude this holiday season? Are you looking to give gifts this year that are special and focus on giving rather than materialism? Consider making your own homemade edible gifts this year!   Creating Your Own Homemade Treats […]

Pure and Simple Holiday Decorating Ideas

Pure and Simple Holiday Decorating Ideas Decorating for the holidays is often one of events people most look forward to. There’s just something special about the twinkling lights, the smell of pine in the air and the festivity. If you’re tired of fancy decorations or want to take your holiday decorating in a new direction, […]