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Super Simple Seek and Find Shapes Water Activity for Toddlers

Click here to read Super Simple Seek and Find Shapes Water Activity for Toddlers on Hands On As We Grow® Add water play to a seek and find shapes activity, from Lisa, for a fun, hands-on learning opportunity for children! Splashing around is so much fun! Plus it’s also a wonderfully calming, sensory experience. We […]

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35+ Ways to Pretend, Create & Learn with Play Dough!

Click here to read 35+ Ways to Pretend, Create & Learn with Play Dough! on Hands On As We Grow® Stuck for something to do that’s creative, imaginative, and interactive? Try these easy ways to pretend, create and learn with play dough! Play dough. We’ve made tracks with trucks and smooshed balls. But then we […]

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Easy Hands-On Color Matching Clothespin Game for Toddlers

Click here to read Easy Hands-On Color Matching Clothespin Game for Toddlers on Hands On As We Grow® Have fun learning colors with this color matching clothespin game from Julie. I was looking for a creative way to get my toddler more engaged when we were talking about colors. Then, I remembered how much fun […]

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Gorgeous and Fun DIY Charm Necklace Craft for Mother’s Day

Click here to read Gorgeous and Fun DIY Charm Necklace Craft for Mother’s Day on Hands On As We Grow® Make a simple, easy Mother’s Day charm necklace craft, from Alisha, that’s a great kid-friendly DIY! Wanting to make homemade Mother’s Day gifts this year, but out of ideas? I love this simple and fun […]

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Craft a Pretty Nature Collage Suncatcher for Toddlers

Click here to read Craft a Pretty Nature Collage Suncatcher for Toddlers on Hands On As We Grow® DIY a nature collage suncatcher that’s the perfect craft for toddlers! We picked up so many cool leaves and flowers on our nature scavenger hunt, and I wanted to find a way to keep enjoying our treasures. […]

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Easy DIY Touch and Feel Shapes Board for Toddlers

Click here to read Easy DIY Touch and Feel Shapes Board for Toddlers on Hands On As We Grow® Investigate shapes with the power of touch! Your toddler will love this cool touch and feel shapes board. Learning shapes is an essential skill for all kids. But just matching shapes or pointing out shapes can […]

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Rainy Day Rainbow Body Tracing for Preschoolers

Click here to read Rainy Day Rainbow Body Tracing for Preschoolers on Hands On As We Grow® Enjoy interactive hands-on creative play with your kids – rain or shine – with a rainbow body tracing activity. Decorate the outlines and label the parts, just like our Member of the Month Brittney! It sure is hard […]

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Colored Coffee Filter Flowers for Kids to Make

Click here to read Colored Coffee Filter Flowers for Kids to Make on Hands On As We Grow® I love flowers for spring, and these pretty coffee filter flowers for kids are perfect to make for Mother’s Day! I’m thinking about Mother’s Day crafts and what to make for Grandma this year from the boys. […]

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Simple Finger Painting for Toddlers with Edible Finger Paint You’ll Love

Click here to read Simple Finger Painting for Toddlers with Edible Finger Paint You’ll Love on Hands On As We Grow® Finger painting for toddlers is a great sensory activity, along with a great beginning art activity for them. Make art time extra kid-friendly with simple DIY edible finger paint! As George is getting older, […]

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Easy Easter Egg Splatter Painting Activity for Kids

Click here to read Easy Easter Egg Splatter Painting Activity for Kids on Hands On As We Grow® Try painting with a toothbrush! Make an easy Easter egg splatter painting with your kids! The boys made these pretty Easter eggs by doing splatter painting with a toothbrush. It was a new way for them to […]

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Mess-Free Simple No Dye Easter Eggs with Washi Tape

Click here to read Mess-Free Simple No Dye Easter Eggs with Washi Tape on Hands On As We Grow® Make simple no dye Easter Eggs using Washi tape, from Lisa, for a fun and mess free way to decorate eggs with your toddlers! We love coming up with new ideas to decorate Easter eggs. Dipping […]

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Make Words with a Fun Easter Egg Scavenger Hunt

Click here to read Make Words with a Fun Easter Egg Scavenger Hunt on Hands On As We Grow® Practice making words on a super fun Easter Egg scavenger hunt! Ahhh, the classic Easter egg hunt. It’s a rite of passage for kids in the spring! But kids love to go on “hunts” all year […]

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Does it Sink or Float Experiment for Toddlers

Click here to read Does it Sink or Float Experiment for Toddlers on Hands On As We Grow® Get splashing with a fun sink or float experiment that’s perfect for toddlers! It’s an easy water experiment that you can do inside or out. Seriously, the most asked for activity from Henry is a water activity. […]

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Simple DIY 3D Balloon Birthday Card Craft for Kids

Click here to read Simple DIY 3D Balloon Birthday Card Craft for Kids on Hands On As We Grow® Make a DIY balloon birthday card craft, from Alisha, that really pops! This simple craft is easy to make and fun to give! It seems like I’m always spending money on birthday cards. And they’re kind […]

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Cool Preschool Watch Makes Taking Turns Super Simple

Click here to read Cool Preschool Watch Makes Taking Turns Super Simple on Hands On As We Grow® Are your kids having trouble with sharing? Use this cool preschool watch to make taking turns super simple! This winter has been so tough! We haven’t been able to be outside much lately. It has been an […]

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