Tracing Lines Busy Bag (Free Printable)

My preschooler has been starting to show an interest in writing lately. While he can write letters, he needs help learning to control the writing strokes. To help him practice tracing and controlling his writing, I made a Tracing Lines Busy Bag for him. This free printable for tracing lines is a perfect introduction to […]

Alphabet Beginning Sounds Clip Cards

My preschooler has been working on beginning sounds and figuring out what letter of the alphabet words start with lately so I made these Alphabet Beginning Sounds Clip Cards for him. These clip cards will help him practice beginning sounds and strengthen his fine motor skills in one activity. The alphabet clip cards are a […]

10 Earth Day Fine Motor Skills Activities

If you’re looking for some ways to focus on Earth Day and Fine Motor Skills at the same time, I’ve got you covered. Most of the best fine motor skills activities are made from recycled materials or using common items in a new way, so these 10 Earth Day Fine Motor Skills Activities are a […]

26 Ways to Learn Names for Preschoolers

One of the busy bags I’ve recently made for my 4 year old works on spelling names of the people in our family. Our little guy is a puzzle fanatic, so he really loved this preschool busy bag. He absolutely loves them. There are lots of ways to learn names, so I gathered up 26 Ways […]

Name Puzzle Busy Bag

While my 4 year old can spell and recognize his name, we’ve recently been working on spelling the names of other family members. I made this Name Puzzle Busy Bag for him to practice spelling and recognizing names with materials I had around the house. He loves puzzles so this was a perfect busy bag […]

10 Best College Graduation Gifts

Graduation is a time to celebrate accomplishments and hard earned diplomas. It’s an exciting time in the graduate’s life and deserves to be celebrated to the fullest! Well thought out graduation gifts are best, not those hokey books with quotes that will never get opened and will eventually end up in the donate pile. So […]

Organizing and Spring Cleaning the Laundry Room

Spring Cleaning time is here, and like other moms, I’m in full purge and spring clean mode. After winter, I’m ready for a fresh start and reset to begin the spring season and take us right on into summer. While I’d love to roll up my sleeves and dig right on in to the dust and […]

St. Patrick’s Day Letter Tile Spelling Mat

One of my popular items on Happy Brown House is the Letter Tile Spelling Mats Bundle for Seasons and Celebrations in my blog shop and I wanted to share the St. Patrick’s Day Letter Tile Spelling Mat with you. Some of the people that have purchased the bundle have already been using this with their kids and have told […]

Top 10 Rainbow Busy Bags for Preschoolers

We could all use a little more color in our life! Right? These Rainbow Busy Bags for Preschoolers, or even Kindergarteners, are some of my favorite color matching, color sorting, and rainbow activities for early learners. You will find most of these preschool activities have a fine motor skills focus because you know how I love […]

St. Patrick’s Day Oreos

Candy dipped Oreos have become a holiday tradition at our house! Since we love holiday Oreos so much, we had to make these St. Patrick’s Day Oreos.  These mint creme filled, candy-dipped Oreos are perfect for a St. Patrick’s Day party, or just to have around so you don’t get pinched. These St. Patrick’s Day […]