I originally thought my toddler was too young for playdates with other children her age.
Not only was I (thankfully) wrong, it turns out playdating is great for young children’s development.
Caleb loves finding out what the activity is for that day. Monday: Make a Grass Head While our pots dried, we went outside to make our "head".
I bought some really cheap knee high stockings at the dollar store.
Our "Cool Summer Days" activities are in full-force.
We have been busy bees with all these crazy crafts.
It impacts a child’s physical abilities, helps with vocabulary and problem solving and when there are others around, it shows them teamwork and empathy. When choosing children you want your child to have a playtime experience with, try and go beyond the people they see regularly. I have two moms in my circle of friends with very different parenting styles.We put a couple of tablespoons of grass seed in the stockings first and then filled the rest up with potting soil. Heat up an envelope of gelatin with 1/4 cup of water, add about a cup of bird seed and fill up some cookie cutters. teacher that does one-on-one swim lessons in her pool.This was a bit messy and somehow my leg ended up covered in soil. I got a huge bag of birdseed so we will be able to make these feeders all summer long. On an unrelated note, Caleb started swim lessons this week. I thought it would be a great way for Caleb to become more confident in the water and also offer him a little bit of therapy at the same time.Every outing you make, whether it be the park, the doctor’s office or the grocery store is an opportunity to meet other moms with kids.Often I spark up conversation with other moms behind them in line at Superstore.