The Best Homemade Play Dough Recipe

The Best Homemade Play Dough Recipe

Toddlers spent most of their day playing that’s why I try my best as a parent to always live by the learning through play theory.

My son just turned 2 and he’s now more active, curious and fearless to try everything. He would run, crawl, jump and do many things that makes this mommy nervous. I am the lenient type pa ha. Simple scratches and bumps I can let go. But if its bleeding, then I am panicky!

That’s why sensory plays though messy is my favorite toddler activity. It’s more controlled yet open-ended and keeps him “contained” yet busy while learning leaps and bounds.
Sounds great, right?

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Fun Activities That Will Keep Your Toddler Engaged For A Long Productive Time

Fun Activities That Will Keep Your Toddler Engaged For Hours (www.tribobot.com)

Toddler Activities. Ways to entertain a toddler. How to keep my toddler busy? These are my recent searches and I am still on the look out for more. But can I be honest and real as a mom and say that almost 60% of what’s out there can only interest my toddler for a very limited time, to be frank 10 minutes max and then we need to introduce a new one as he’d lost interest already.

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Preschool Readiness Guide: How To Prepare Your Toddler For Preschool

Preschool Readiness Guide: How To Prepare Your Toddler For Preschool (www.tribobot.com)

With the bulk of back to school posts I am seeing on my feed these days, it makes me wonder of how I would prepare my toddler when it’s his time to enter preschool. As a first time mom, I have lots of questions about this big transition and routine change especially on my child’s part.

With this in mind, I decided to do some research and make use of the available resources. And who’s best to help me with my school questions? A Preschool Teacher! So I tapped an expert for this Preschool Readiness Guide as I want it to be an effective and thorough resource to all parents who have the same concerns as me.

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Get Your Toddler Busy with Flashcards Matching

Get Your Toddler Busy with Flashcards Matching (www.tribobot.com)

Its given that toddlers do not have the ability yet to stay put for a long time. They want to move, run, jump and stay active always. That’s why phrases such as “stop that”, “keep still”, “wait” and the likes do not work – most of the time.

And as a mom who wants to introduce my child to the basics of learning, I work around this active trait and do my best to engage him thru play while learning.

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5 Animal Themed Movies To Help Your Toddler Learn About Animals

5 Animal Themed Movies to Help Your Toddler Learn About Animals (www.tribobot.com)

Way before you teach your kid about the alphabet, colors and shapes you have introduced them first to animals and their sounds. Singing Old McDonald for the nth time finally shown its reward – your toddler is now familiar with the animal kingdom.

Seb is in a phase where he wants all things animals, So I bought him a safari theme toys which is a real hit! He kept making roar sounds and plays with the set almost all day even on the wee hours of the morning😑

To engage him more on animal familiarization I let him watch ANIMAL THEMED MOVIES and it works! He is so excited whenever he see an animal he knows. And let me tell you what a toddler wants… Routine, repetition and familiarity and so enter his favorite movies of all time. Please note that when I say all time – I mean on repeat forever.

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Get Your Toddler Busy With Sensory Play Using DIY Moon Sand

Get your Toddler Busy with Sensory Play using DIY Moon Sand (www.tribobot.com)

Toddlers are comparable to gadgets in the sense that sleeping is equal to charging and when they sleep for long good hours they woke up fully charged 100% energized to their full potential. That’s why I always research on activities that he can do when he’s up.

From our past trips on the beach and indoor playgrounds I observed that Seb enjoys playing with sand. It keeps him occupied for a very long time just scooping… and so my wish of having one of those sand boxes in our home is realized but space and maintenance is an issue and so I dropped the idea and settled into those occassional visits.

But then comes the solution (thank you, Pinterest) and its oh so easy to DIY that I did it a few hours after reading the pinned post. Let me share with you the process, experience and outcome of  Sensory play using Moon Sand.

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