As my kids grow older and their “stuff” seems to multiply overnight, I find myself wondering how many toys a kid really needs.Read More
Need a little help choosing the best toys for creative play? Each toy listed below has been well-loved by my three children. Your kids will love them too! Read More
Looking for non-gadget learning toys for preschoolers? You’re in luck…I’ve got a few ideas to share!
Here at the Yankee Homestead, we try to choose the types of toys and activities that foster creativity and build real skills.
Listed below are our very favorite learning toys for preschoolers…from a homeschooling mom of three boys.Read More
I’m a big fan of handmade gifts! The useful kind, not the tacky hand crocheted sweater or macrame wall hanging kind.
I’ve rounded up 17 of my favorite DIY Essential Oil Gifts, plus a few bonus gifts that don’t require essential oils. Cost effective, simple to make, and completely safe and nontoxic, these gifts can apply to almost anyone on your list. Perfect for Christmas, birthdays, teachers, coaches, neighbors, friends, and more!Read More