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I-Spy Halloween Activity for Preschool & Elementary School Students

My kids (a preschooler and two elementary schoolers) LOVE playing I-Spy.  “I spy with my little eye, something… ORANGE!”  They also love the Eye Spy / Look-and-find books. Starting around age two, these activities have been popular in our house. My oldest is eight and he’s still very much into them, with no end in …

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17 St. Patrick’s Day Activities for Kids That Are Fun & Easy

St. Patrick’s Day is an interesting holiday for me as a parent. For the longest time, it was just another excuse to go out, have fun, and drink green beer. Then…. enter, KIDS. Once you become a parent, sure, you can still have a great time on this holiday. However, you also need to find …

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Valentine’s Day Bible Verses for Kids – Printable Bible Verses About Love

I’ll be the first to admit: I’m not a big fan of Valentine’s Day. I believe it’s every bit the manufactured “Hallmark Holiday” that Valentine’s Day Gripers accuse it of being. So… the fact that I created this Valentine’s Day Bible Verses for Kids printable may seem a little odd. However, despite my general indifference …

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Valentine’s Day Printable For Kids (Free) – I Love You Because…

This Valentine’s Day Printable for kids is my *favorite* Valentine’s Day gift to have my kids give their dad.  Every year, I struggle with what to do for my husband for Valentine’s Day. Even before kids, I was never one to make a big deal out of Valentine’s Day. Now that I’m pregnant with our …

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Christmas Bible Verses for Kids – Free Printable Memory Verses

Christmas Bible verses for kids are the perfect way to focus on Jesus this Christmas. Celebrating Christmas with kids is such a magical experience. There’s the decorations, the music, the treats, and everything Santa! But how do you keep your kids’ focus on the spiritual significance of Christmas when they’re constantly bombarded by gifts and …

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New Year’s Resolutions for Kids Printable (Free)

New Year’s Resolutions for Kids — New Year’s Fun for the Whole Family! Happy New Year!– Or at least, it’s almost that time. New Year’s resolutions are a timeless tradition when the start of a new calendar year rolls around, but it’s not just adults that can participate. New Year’s resolutions for kids are a …

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How to Cook Thanksgiving Dinner with Kids Underfoot (Without Losing Your Mind!) – My Printable Menu & Schedule

How to Cook Thanksgiving Dinner with Kids Around I cook a Thanksgiving dinner with kids underfoot every year– I just happen to serve it in December instead of November. We always do Thanksgiving with extended family, so I get out of cooking much then (woohoo!). However, my husband is used to a complete Thanksgiving dinner …

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New Years Eve Printable for Kids (Free) – All About My Year!

New Year’s Eve should be fun for adults AND kids New Years Eve is such a fun time for celebrating and there’s no reason for kids to miss out on the fun! This free New Year’s Eve printable for kids is a great way to include your kids in the festivities and also reflect on …

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7 Awesome Non-Toy Gifts For Kids – That Still Give Your Child Something Fun to Open!

As a parent, I love giving gifts to my kids. However, I also hate the constant clutter, wasting money, and spoiling. As such, I’ve found myself on the hunt for great non-toy gifts for kids, whether it be for Christmas, birthdays, or any other celebratory occasion. One challenge to this approach is that I still …

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