Play Visions Sensory Challenge

We had the opportunity to take part in the Play Visions Sensory Challenge!

We got to feel and play with Floof, Sands Alive and Play Dirt and we truly loved all of these sensory compounds. They are all very different and have a great amount of play to them all.

But, if we had to choose our ultimate favorite we would have to pick Sands Alive!

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DIY- Sensory Bottle Fun

Make your own sensory bottles for a fun DIY activity!

This can also serve as a relaxing activity or serve as a visual “anchor” in order to bring a child’s focus into one place. It has a very calming effect to it, too.

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Manimo – weighted plush animal

Manimo weighted animals are loving companion pets! They are children’s comforting companion and valuable partners for parents.

   

Manimo is the weighted plush animal that helps focus and calm. These weighted animals are recommended for all children, but were designed specifically for children with ADD, ADHD, ASD, anxiety or other disorders. “Providing numerous benefits, manimo weighted animals help children develop their imagination and reach their full potential. And they are always happy to get a big hug.”

This product is one of my new favorite toys/ products out right now. I find the weighted companion to be so useful in our day to day lives. Some days are harder than others in our daily routines. If we are extra tired or are feeling any sort of anxiety our weighted companion, which we named “Speckles” helps us out.

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3 FUN WAYS TO DYE EASTER EGGS- News 12

Elizabeth Hashagen and Anne Caminiti show you fun ways to decorate your Easter Eggs.

We are thinking outside of “the box” for Easter Egg Decorating Fun!

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Watercolor Painting on Ice!

We painted ice blocks with watercolor paints and the result is beautiful!

This can be a very therapeutic and relaxing art activity to do with your kids. One of my favorites to do before bed. Obviously, the ice will melt make sure the dish you do this activity in is deep enough that the melted ice water does not overflow all over your table. I discard the ice and water in the bathtub and then rinse well so the colors don’t end up on my tub floor.

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Egg Coloring with Science!

When you combine Baking Soda + Food Dye + Vinegar the egg coloring result is not only fun but, beautiful too!

Science takes over this egg dyeing technique! Now, this is an exciting way to dye your eggs with some BUBBLING and FIZZING Fun!

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Highlights from TOY FAIR NYC- 2018

WE HAD THE BEST TIME AT THE TOY FAIR NYC 2018 this past weekend!

 

We are looking forward to sharing more information with you about all the amazing toys we had seen this weekend and work alongside the companies in finding the best toys for your kids this year. Whether you are looking for a birthday present, holiday gift or just to say, “YOU ARE AWESOME” here is a new toy to play with. We have you covered!

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