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Memorial Day Activities Everyone Will Love

Memorial Day is coming up on May 25th and we never pass up an opportunity to round up some cute crafts and activities for...

17 Educational Kids Shows on Netflix

The only time I know I will get to have a cup of tea and a cookie (or eight) in peace and quiet is...
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Keeping Kids Active Indoors

Wow. My husband and I just moved back to the Midwest after a decade in Northern Virginia. Even though we both lived most of...

7 Art Projects Made With Recycled Materials

In honor of Earth Day why not focus your art projects on recycled materials! It's a win...
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10 of the Best Family Board Games for Ages 3+

We have three children: a 7 year old, 5 year old and 1 year old. As we are homeschooling, we spend a lot of...

8 Fun Science Experiments Using Kitchen Pantry Ingredients

We’ve rounded the corner into week four of our stay-at-home order here. The school provided work for...
Glow in the Dark Night Time Bowling

Glow in the Dark Night Time Bowling

Summertime means thinking outside the box for kid-friendly, fun things to do. Mid-summer when 4th of July comes around, it means I have to...
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5 Things Parents Are Fed Up With During Quarantine

Disclaimer: this article is meant to joke about our crappy global situation right now. No one here...

April Showers, Bring May Flowers: 7 Rainy Day Activities For Your...

As much as I would LOVE for spring to mean nice weather, it just doesn't in many parts of the country.  Rather, spring means...

10 Darling Hand Print Projects

This last week a dear friend and her son visited my family from the Midwest. We were sipping coffee (this yummy recipe!) and chatting...

Indoor Activities To Make It Through A Cold Winter

If you live in the majority of the country right now, you know one thing- it's !#&%*#ing cold! So far, we haven't gotten too much...

Indoor Activity Ideas For Your Little Ones This Winter

It's getting cold outside, winter is here, and that means we need to start thinking of fun indoor activities for our kids! So I've...