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Children's Book List: Picture Books about Quilts~ BuggyandBuddy@gmail.com

Children’s Book List: Picture Books about Quilts

Our newest children's book list is all about quilts! Books about quilts provide all kinds of … [Read More...]

Gardening with Kids: Growing Seeds Indoors (with free printable observation sheet) ~ BuggyandBuddy.com

Gardening with Kids: Planting Seeds {Free Printable}

Gardening with kids is one of my favorite activities to do year round! In the cold winter months you … [Read More...]

Would be fun for a Valentine's Day party! (Building with Heart Marshmallows and Toothpicks)~ BuggyandBuddy.com

Heart Marshmallow Toothpick Structures

Marshmallow toothpick structures are always a hit with kids, and these heart-themed marshmallows … [Read More...]

Perfect for Valentine's Day! (Heart Votive Craft for Kids)~ BuggyandBuddy.com

Easy Valentine Crafts for Kids: Heart Votives

If you're looking for easy valentine crafts for kids, you'll love these heart votives! Kids always … [Read More...]

Creating a Measurement Exploration Center for the Home of Classroom~ BuggyandBuddy.com

Math Activities for Preschoolers: Measurement Exploration Center

One of the keys to making math fun and meaningful for kids is to provide a lot of hands-on … [Read More...]

Comparing Numbers: Ping Pong Ball Toss Math Game for Kids~ BuggyandBuddy.com

Comparing Numbers: Ping Pong Ball Toss Math Game

Children can practice comparing numbers with this fun and easy to make math game. (And I love the … [Read More...]

Over 30 Homemade Valentines for Kids to Make

30+ Creative Homemade Valentines for Kids

If you're looking for some homemade valentines to help your child make for his or her classmates, … [Read More...]

Valentine Crafts for Kids: Paper Heart Mobile

Valentine Crafts for Kids: Paper Heart Mobile

Here's one of the easiest valentine crafts for kids we've done in a while- a paper heart mobile! … [Read More...]

Children's Book List: Stories about Perseverance~ BuggyandBuddy.com

Children’s Book List: Picture Books about Perseverance

The beginning of the year (or beginning of the school year) is a great time to talk about setting … [Read More...]

Heart Suncatcher for Valentine's Day

Valentine Crafts for Kids: Heart Suncatchers

Are you starting your search for valentine crafts for kids? Here's a classic suncatcher craft for … [Read More...]

Indoor Play for Kids: Homemade Car Ramp with Pretend Snow~ Buggy and Buddy

Inside Activities for Kids: Snowy Toy Car Ramp

Inside activities for kids become very common and necessary during the cold winter months. Today I'm … [Read More...]

Best Activities for Kids from 2014 on Buggy and Buddy

Top 10 Activities for Kids from 2014 on Buggy and Buddy

Thank you all for helping to make 2014 a successful and fun year on Buggy and Buddy! I just finished … [Read More...]

New Year's Eve Crafts for Kids

15 New Year’s Eve Crafts and Activities for Kids

Looking for some fun ideas to do with the kids this New Year's Eve? Here's 15 New Year's Eve Crafts … [Read More...]

New Year's Eve activity for kids and family- Create a Wishing Wall! ~ BuggyandBuddy.com

New Year’s Eve with Kids: Wishing Wall Activity

If you're planning on celebrating New Year's Eve with kids, this activity is perfect for any age- … [Read More...]

Free New Year's Eve Scavenger Hunt for Kids~ BuggyandBuddy.com

New Year’s Eve for Kids: Scavenger Hunt {Free Printable}

Here's one New Year's Eve activity for kids that requires no prep at all- our New Year's Eve … [Read More...]

New Year's Eve Activity for Kids: Paper Plate Countdown Clocks~ BuggyandBuddy.com

New Year’s Eve with Kids: Countdown Clock Craft

Are you celebrating New Year's Eve with kids this year? Help them countdown to the new year with … [Read More...]

The Importance of Monthly Calendars for Young Children + 2015 Calendars for Kids! ~ BuggyandBuddy.com

Calendar Skills: Using a Monthly Calendar with Young Children

Using a monthly calendar at home is always something I've done, even before having kids. But I never … [Read More...]

All kinds of activities for kids (including slimes and art projects) using liquid starch!

What Can You Do with Liquid Starch?

Who knew there were so many art projects and sensory play recipes for kids using liquid starch! … [Read More...]

Perfect sensory play activity for New Years or a Birthday! (Celebration Homemade Playdough Recipe)~ BuggyandBuddy.com

Celebration Playdough Recipe for Kids

Looking for a way to help make a special day for your child or students even more memorable? … [Read More...]

All kinds of gingerbread-themed crafts, activities, and sensory play ideas for kids! (25+ Gingerbread Activities for Kids)

Over 25 Gingerbread Activities for Kids

Although we love doing gingerbread activities with the kids all winter long, they are especially fun … [Read More...]

Perfect for Christmas and winter sensory play! (Gingerbread Playdough Recipe~ BuggyandBuddy.com)

Winter Sensory Play: Gingerbread Playdough Recipe

This gingerbread playdough recipe is the perfect winter sensory play activity. Combine the homemade … [Read More...]

Holiday Stick Letter Ornaments

Holiday Stick Letter Ornaments for Kids to Make {Guest Post}

I am thrilled to introduce you to my guest poster today, Holly Jones! I first met Holly a few years … [Read More...]

Perfect beginning sewing project for kids! (Felt Elf Hat~ BuggyandBuddy.com)

Beginner Sewing Projects for Kids: DIY Elf Hat

With Christmas right around the corner, this DIY felt elf hat is one of our favorite beginner sewing … [Read More...]

Amazon Fire HD Kids Edition Review~ BuggyandBuddy.com

Amazon Fire HD Kids Edition Tablet {Review}

  Amazon Fire HD Kids Edition Review The kids have been wanting (I should actually say have … [Read More...]