First Fruit

Hello!  Long time, no see. It’s been awhile since I blogged, because you know, life happens. With Christmas fast approaching, I wanted to share a great way to find a gift and give to those in need at the same time! What is First Fruit? First Fruit is a sweet little shop on Instagram that…

Life Cycles: Birds

Welcome to a new series about Life Cycles on Mustard Seed Family.  From July-September I will be sharing a variety of activities for your toddler/preschooler concerning animal and plant life cycles.  This series includes art projects, sensory play, outside activities, and field trips. Today I’ll be sharing a bird life cycle made out of felt. Bird The Bird life cycle has three…

Life Cycles: Frogs

Welcome to a new series about Life Cycles on Mustard Seed Family.  From July-September I will be sharing a variety of activities for your toddler/preschooler concerning animal and plant life cycles.  This series includes art projects, sensory play, outside activities, and field trips. Today I’ll be sharing a frog life cycle made out of felt. Frog The Frog life cycle has three stages….

Teaching Opposites

Opposites Activity [This post contains affiliate links, which means I receive compensation if you make a purchase using the links below] Hey guys!  I hope you are all having a great start to your week.  This last month of summer can be painful for parents as the kids start getting bored right before school starts. …

Wrapped Braids

Step-By-Step Tutorial This hairstyle is one I’ve been wearing a lot this summer.  It’s perfect for everyday style, but I prefer to wear my hair like this at a party or on a date. [1] To begin, divide your hair into two sections. Keep in mind that you don’t want your sections to show. [2] Now,…

Life Cycles: Sea Turtles

Welcome to a new series about Life Cycles on Mustard Seed Family.  From July-September I will be sharing a variety of activities for your toddler/preschooler concerning animal and plant life cycles.  This series includes art projects, sensory play, outside activities, and field trips. Today I’ll be sharing a sea turtle life cycle made out of felt. Sea Turtle The Sea Turtle life…

How To Use A Hair Donut

Step-By-Step Tutorial [This post contains affiliate links, which means I receive compensation if you make a purchase using the links below] Happy Monday friends!  Today I’m going to be showing you how to use a hair donut to make a full bun like the one pictured above. [The beautiful “Tree Of Life” necklace I’m sporting in…

Life Cycles: Polar Bear

Welcome to a new series about Life Cycles on Mustard Seed Family.  From July-September I will be sharing a variety of activities for your toddler/preschooler concerning animal and plant life cycles.  This series includes art projects, sensory play, outside activities, and field trips. Today I’ll be sharing a sequencing activity. Polar Bear The Polar Bear life cycle has three stages. 1….

Mohawk Divided Updo

Step-By-Step Tutorial Mohawk hairstyles are a growing trend these days, and I’m going to show you one of my own creations below. [1] To begin, separate your hair into a section like the one pictured above and begin a dutch braid.  A dutch braid is similar to a French braid as you are adding in sections,…

Life Cycles: Butterfly

  Welcome to a new series about Life Cycles on Mustard Seed Family.  From July-September I will be sharing a variety of activities for your toddler/preschooler concerning animal and plant life cycles.  This series includes art projects, sensory play, outside activities, and field trips. Today I’ll be sharing a butterfly life cycle made out of felt. Butterfly The…

Side Braid into Lower Braided Bun

Step-By-Step Tutorial Summer here is getting hot and muggy!  I’ve been wearing my hair up almost always these last couple of weeks.  While I was on vacation a month ago, I created this gorgeous updo for you to try out.  It’s a great everyday style, or you could dress it up with a pretty clip…

Life Cycles: Introduction

Welcome to a new series about Life Cycles on Mustard Seed Family.  From July-August I will be sharing a variety of activities for your toddler/preschooler concerning animal and plant life cycles.  This series includes science projects, music and movement, sequencing exercises, and outside exploration. Today I’ll be sharing some great books on life cycles, educational tools, and how…