Tracing Shapes DIY Book

I’m so excited to share this easy little DIY book with you! This book costs less than $4 to make, and will help your child learn their shapes.  There’s room for tracing the color of the shape, the shape itself, and the name of each shape.  The photo album was purchased at the dollar store, and works as…

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…

Rainbow Felt

   It’s a Spring themed month here on Mustard Seed Family.  From March 20-April 20, we are focusing on the season of spring.  There will be art activities, outside exploration, felt board fun, and much more!  Please stay tuned for fun, cheap, and educational things to do with your toddler/preschooler. Today I will be sharing a…

Sorting Animals from Cold/Hot Climates

Welcome to Montessori Mondays! Are you looking for some cheap, fun, and easy activities that support learning for your child? You’ve come to the right place.  Every week I’m sharing  Montessori based activities that you can create and share with your children. Check out my first post here for an explanation of why Montessori works….

Mason Jar Planters [Part 1]

Wouldn’t you love having fresh herbs right in your kitchen when you need them?  Scroll down to see how I turned mason jars into planters for six different herbs. Below is a list of herbs I chose to plant: Basil Rosemary Oregano Thyme Cilantro Parsley Here’s what you’ll need: Herb seeds (as many as you…

Clocks and Duplos

Welcome to Montessori Mondays! Are you looking for some cheap, fun, and easy activities that support learning for your child? You’ve come to the right place.  Every week I’m sharing  Montessori based activities that you can create and share with your children. Check out my first post here for an explanation of why Montessori works….

Uppercase and Lowercase Matching Eggs

Welcome to Montessori Mondays! Are you looking for some cheap, fun, and easy activities that support learning for your child? You’ve come to the right place.  Every week I’m sharing  Montessori based activities that you can create and share with your children. Check out my first post here for an explanation of why Montessori works….

Artic Habitat

Welcome to Montessori Mondays! Are you looking for some cheap, fun, and easy activities that support learning for your child? You’ve come to the right place.  Every week I’m sharing  Montessori based activities that you can create and share with your children. Check out my first post here for an explanation of why Montessori works….

Ocean Habitat

Welcome to Montessori Mondays! Are you looking for some cheap, fun, and easy activities that support learning for your child? You’ve come to the right place.  Every week I’m sharing  Montessori based activities that you can create and share with your children. Check out my first post here for an explanation of why Montessori works….

Christmas Tree Play Dough Kit

Welcome to Montessori Mondays! Are you looking for some cheap, fun, and easy activities that support learning for your child? You’ve come to the right place.  Every week I’m sharing  Montessori based activities that you can create and share with your children. Check out my first post here for an explanation of why Montessori works….

Habitat Trays: Pond

  Welcome to Montessori Mondays! Are you looking for some cheap, fun, and easy activities that support learning for your child? You’ve come to the right place.  Every week I’m sharing  Montessori based activities that you can create and share with your children. Check out my first post here for an explanation of why Montessori…

Felt Board DIY

My two year old loves felt. So far I’ve made her felt food and felt dolls. Since she’s shown great interest in those, I thought it might be time for a felt board. I remember my mother creating all kinds of fun felt things for us to play with as children, so after browsing pinterest…