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Making Leprechaun Traps for St. Paddy’s Day is the latest tradition being adopted everywhere by families with young kids.  For […]

We’re back today with our sponsor Ella’s Kitchen giving you the low down on how to set up a food […]

When the folks at eHow’s mom channel asked me to come up with a Valentine photography project that kids could […]

Since our post on homemade play dough made of Jell-O remains one of our most popular posts of all time, […]

I don’t know about your kids but mine are totally obsessed with knock-knock jokes – they think they’re hilarious and […]

Have you ever noticed that no matter how many toys your kids have, they are always drawn to things like […]

Here’s something fun.  Continuing with our focus on tangible ways to eat better, parent better, organize better and just generally […]

Handmade wrapping paper is a labor of love, but the process is all part of giving a gift that is […]

Today I bring you one of my all-time favorite gift ideas EVER! The genius in this gift is that it has sentiment […]

With next week being all about Thanksgiving and December rolling around right after that, this is the perfect week to get […]

It’s fall! My absolute favorite season. So, of course, I had to make it into a Play Theme Cheat Sheet. And […]

Happy Friday friends.  I have to end this week with a big thank you to all of you newsletter subscribers […]

If you’re an MPMK pinterest follower, then you know we’ve had some exciting stuff going on over the past few […]

Hi friends.  Before the week comes to an end, I just wanted to say thanks for all of your sweet […]

Ahhhh…Fall. The leaves turn, the nights grow shorter, and the weather cools. It can all only mean one thing: Carnival […]