How to Remove Mud Stains, Laundry Tips for Muddy Clothes

Spring is (finally!) here! Which means, more time at the playground, more time on the sports field…and, most likely, never-ending piles of your kid’s muddy clothes. When your kids come home with muddy clothes, instead of cringing–or even considering just tossing them away–know this: their dirty items can be salvaged! FamilyEducation’s Managing Editor Laurie McKenna …

Kindergarten Readiness | Learning to Cut with Scissors

It is most likely that you will find scissors on the “back-to-school” shopping list. You will want to select a good pair of child-sized scissors that your child can hold comfortably in his hand and that will easily cut paper. Be leery of really cheap scissors as these can make the cutting process more difficult …

Free Color-by-Number & Color-by-Letter Coloring Pages for Preschoolers

Hot Air Balloon Color-by-Number Hot Air Balloon Color-by-Number Fill the blue sky with a colorful aircraft. Print now! Sailboat Color-by-Number Sailboat Color-by-Number This coloring page is totally nautical! Print now! Spaceship Color-by-Number Spaceship Color-by-Number Have an out-of-this-world coloring experience. Print now! Cake Color-by-Number Cake Color-by-Number This one’s a real treat! Print now! Twisty Top Color-by-Letter …

Recycled Craft Using Cardboard Egg Cartons for Earth Day

Save your cardboard egg cartons and use them to create this adorable turtle craft. It’s the perfect recycled craft project for Earth Day! Materials: Cardboard Egg Carton Green Paint Poms Poms Curling Ribbon Googly Eyes Construction Paper Paint Brush Scissors Glue Instructions: Cut one of the cups off of your egg carton, and paint it …