Dinosaur Fossil Sand Toys

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Who doesn’t love dinosaur fossils? The best sand toys inspire hours of imaginative play for children. Whether it is a trip to the beach or just a sandbox in the backyard, these dinosaur sand toys are sure to provide hours of summer fun for you and your Nanny Kids. The best part is you can pull these toys out when it snows in the winter as well.

Large Dinosaur Fossil Sand Molds

This pack of 3 dinosaur skeleton/fossil sand molds playset allows children to shape the unique dinosaur skeleton figures beside their sand castles and animals, to create a bigger sand picture. The playset includes Triceratops (yellow), Tyrannosaurus (red), Stegosaurus (blue) skeleton figures, and sand tools rake and trowel to help make the fossils and play in the sand. The pieces are made of durable and environmental-friendly plastic. Dinosaur skeleton figures measure from 22″ to 25″ in length.

HABA Dinosaur Sand Glove

The Baudino Sand Glove Dinosaur is a flexible dinosaur head for free role play. The toy is great for exciting excavating games in the sand. First bury the head of the dinosaur and then have fun excavating it like real archaeologists. When all dug up, wear it like a glove to take a bite out of the sand. The dinosaur glove also makes digging fun and easy.

ToyVelt Play Sand Kit Dinosaur Toys

This sand kit comes with dinosaur figures, 2D dinosaur molds, and 3D castle molds to let kids three-years-old and older make endless beaches, homes, and Jurassic Park style adventures in their own home. The premium sand is designed like a moldable clay that only sticks to itself and lets children stack, build, stretch, and shape it in hundreds of fun and exciting ways. And because it comes with a variety of great toys they can use to make and re-make new environments.


This is the ultimate Fossil Kinetic Sensory Play Sand, a STEM Science kit, and adventure activity all in one. It’s perfect for any fossil lover and your child will have a blast molding, slicing, and shaping this amazing play sand. It’s a special mixture of sand doesn’t dry out! This sand acts wet while leaving your hands completely dry; it’s also incredibly easy to clean up! So don’t worry about a mess or dust – our premium quality play sand is designed to provide all the fun and none of the hassle. This science kit includes: 6 ocean real fossils, 4 fossil sand molds, 2 pounds of play sand, packaging that converts into a playscape with an incredible diorama, and 1 full-color learning guide.

Berry Frozen Yogurt Pie

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This is a refreshing dessert or snack to serve to the children on hot summer days or anytime of the year. It’s much easier to make and to serve than ice cream cake. This pie can hang out in the freezer for weeks as long as it’s well wrapped. Just thaw it for ten minutes or so before serving. My Nanny Kids ask for it over and over again.

You Will Need:

Berry Chocolate Swirl Frozen Yogurt (any flavor the kids like)
Oreo Cookie Pie Crust

What to Do:

1. Wash, dry, and slice strawberries to use to decorate the pie.

2. Let the frozen yogurt soften a little bit.

3. Spoon the frozen yogurt into the Oreo cookie pie crust. Heat a large spoon under hot water then flatten the ice cream until smooth into the pie crust.

4. Decorate the top of frozen yogurt with strawberry slices.

5. Cover with pie shell lid or plastic wrap and store in freezer. Take out of freezer 10 minutes before serving.

4th of July Paper Plate Hats

Creative Wednesday July 4th is Independence Day in the United States of America. Here is a very inexpensive, fun, and easy craft to make with your Nanny Kids to wear this weekend to help celebrate Independence Day. Although there are seven red stripes on the American flag to represent valor, six white stripes to symbolize […]

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Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Cookie Bars

Cooking with Kids All children like helping bake a quick and easy treat. Have the kids help gather the ingredients, measure the ingredients, and mix the dough. These one-bowl oatmeal chocolate chip cookie bars are not only easy, but they’re also incredibly delicious. They are soft, chewy, and loaded with chocolate chips — everything bar […]

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Patriotic Balloon Paper Plate Paddle Games

Creative Wednesdays I’m always looking for new games to play with the kids in their backyard in the summertime. So I had the kids decorate paper plates to make paddles to play with balloons. Have children decorate the paper plate paddles in red, white, and blue for Independence Day. Have the kids make up games […]

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Whole Roasted Cauliflower

Cooking for Families This is an impressive vegetable dish with Parmesan cheese and garlic to serve to your Nanny Family. You can roast this whole cauliflower head, with just 10 minutes of prep. Whole baked cauliflower makes a delicious vegetarian main dish or a healthy low carb side dish. I love serving for special occasions […]

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Dad Ticket Book for Father’s Day

Creative Wednesdays I love helping my Nanny Kids learn to enjoy giving gifts to their family. But there is no reason to spend money to help my Nanny Kids make gifts for their family members. I found these adorable Dad Tickets online to print out for my Nanny Kids to fill out to give their […]

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Whole Chicken in Riesling

Cooking for Families Although coq au vin is made with red wine this delicious chicken dish is made with Riesling. The wine adds a wonderful flavor to this chicken dish but the alcohol cooks off and is completely safe to serve to children. Cooking this dish fills the home with wonderful aroma and will make […]

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Trace Kids with Sidewalk Chalk Self Portraits

Creative Wednesdays Every child I have ever cared for while working as a nanny has loved being traced. My youngest Nanny Kid giggled happily as it tickled a little as I traced her with sidewalk chalk on her driveway this week. Then I let her color her portrait with sidewalk chalk. She even gave herself […]

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Free Black Lives Matter Coloring Book

Products Nannies Love With Black Lives Matter protests not only in the US but around the world there have been a lot of misconceptions about the civil rights movement. It is difficult to explain systemic racism and the Black Lives Matter movement to adults — so it can be even harder to explain it to […]

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