Cold Weather Indoor Activities Roundup

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Cold Weather Indoor Activities Roundup I’m from Chicago, and in March, in Chicago, it’s typically snowy, cold, and awful.  Most years, I want to pull my hair out at the end of each weekend, because I’m out of ideas to keep my kids busy indoors.  I’ve gathered a few of my absolute favorite ways to […]

Finger Paint Snowman Ornaments

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Absolutely Adorable Finger Paint Snowman Ornaments These snowman ornaments are adorable, easy, and inexpensive! They would make amazing grandparent gifts! Grandmas love homemade gifts from their grand babies! Are you looking for the perfect gift for your child’s grandparent this year? Are you tight on your holiday budget? Look no further.  Make these finger paint […]

Super Easy Elf on the Shelf Hacks Every Parent Needs to Know

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Super Easy Elf on the Shelf Hacks Every Parent Needs to Know  2 Super Easy Elf on the Shelf Hacks This is my third year of doing the Elf on the Shelf and I just realized the biggest life saving hack that every parent needs to know about. The creator of this elf probably didn’t […]

Science for Preschoolers

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Science for Preschoolers   Preschoolers are naturally curious beings – all that asking “why” all day long proves that point.  So when my little guy started asking me what science was, I tried to explain what I remember from my high school classes about a theory, a hypothesis and law.  Except that I didn’t remember […]

Thanksgiving Traditions to Try This Year

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Thanksgiving Traditions to Try This Year After my husband and I had kids we decided we wanted to try and incorporate our own family traditions into holidays.  The problem was we didn’t really have any.  Over the years of being together, we have developed some, though, and I thought I’d share them with you.  These […]

5 Unique ways to donate this year

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  I am trying to get into the holiday season this year by teaching my kids (especially my five year old) a little more about giving rather than getting. While that happens to be an extraordinarily difficult concept for my preschooler to grasp, together we came up with 5 unique ways to donate this year and […]

The First Years Mickey Mouse Helping Hands Feeding & Activity Seat Review

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The First Years Mickey Mouse Helping Hands Feeding & Activity Seat Review I was recently given the opportunity to review The First Years Mickey Mouse Helping Hands Feeding & Activity seat. It is such and incredible seat! My daughter is a very busy 18 month old, and she rarely wants to sit in her high […]