Sensory Bins {The Graceful Mom}

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It is Babywise Friendly Networked Blogs week! All week, we’ll be featuring blog posts from other Babywise-friendly blogs. The schedule is as follows:

· Monday: Valerie Plowman, Chronicles of a Babywise Mom· Tuesday: Maureen Monfore, Childwise Chat· Wednesday: Bethany Lynch, The Graceful Mom· Thursday: Hank Osborne, Daddy Life· Friday: Surprise guest blogger

Today’s blog featured is The Graceful Mom written by working outside the home mom Bethany.

Bethany’s post today is on sensory bins. She explains why she loves them and gives many ideas for making your own sensory bin. Sensory bins are really a lot of fun for your children and offer many great learning opportunities. The one pictured above is one we break out every Valentine’s Day. My children love, love, love it. It keeps them entertained for hours. Go check out Bethany’s post for many varied ideas on having sensory bins throughout the year. She has great ideas for the “guts” of the bins as well as the tools your children can use to play with the bins. 

Bethany is a wife and a mother to an active four-year old boy and a book-loving three-year old girl. She blogs about working outside the home and encouraging other working moms at 
The Graceful Mom.


Valerie, also known as The Babywise Mom, is the mother to four children. She has been blogging on Babywise and general parenting since 2007. She has a degree in technical writing and loves using those skills to help parents be the best parents they can be! Read her book, The Babywise Mom Nap Guide, to get help on sleep from birth through the preschool years. You can also find her writing at, Today Parenting, and Her View From Home. Read more about Valerie and her family on the About page. Follow her on FacebookPinterest, and Instagram for more tips and helps.

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