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Creating & Exploring

You know how we love a good messy sensory art project here at MPMK. So far we’ve tackled DIY finger paint, […]

Today we’ve got a very sweet playtime activity from our newest contributor, Alli.  I love the dramatic play aspect of […]

We’re taking a little break from Project Organize Your ENTIRE Life today and highlighting an intriguing winter science decor project […]

I always try to make an extra effort to do some special activities with the littles this time of year. […]

I’m thrilled to introduce you guys to our newest MPMK contributor, Alli. She’s an amazing mama, photographer and kiddo activity […]

So I know I suggested decorating ginger bread men in lieu of gingerbread houses in this year’s 24 family Advent […]

With Thanksgiving coming up (here in the US) there are plenty of opportunities to talk about thankfulness with our kids. […]

Getting kids outside in the cold and wet weather can be a challenge, we know.  But doctors and teachers agree […]

At first I was feeling guilty that this post is long overdue – we started the series back in May […]

I’m having so much fun rounding up our best posts for you to peruse while I’m working away on the […]

How’s your summer going so far?  Running out of ways to fill the hours yet?  Never fear, today I’ve rounded […]

I’m guessing that knitting isn’t high up on most of your lists for summertime fun.  But I’m here to change […]

I’ve been really inspired lately by a concept known as “invitations to play”.  The steps involved are about as simple […]

A few weeks ago C finished up his first year of preschool and they had a little carnival to celebrate. […]

Happy Monday everyone. I’m pretty thrilled to be able to announce today that Allison of All for the Boys will […]