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

Happy Friday friends!  I’m not gonna lie, I’m not anticipating a restful weekend. I’m totally swamped trying to put a […]

For many of us, the first day of school was this week.  How did you fare?  Today I’m excited to […]

Between the Kid’s Rule Nutrition program and our sinfully delicious Banana Boats, we’ve been covering the full health spectrum of […]

The other day I walked into my mom friend’s kitchen and found the top of a pineapple sitting in a […]

Over on eHow’s mom channel this week I’m sharing an interesting twist on the classic bean mosaic. Pair this activity […]

Every once in a while we do a project here on MPMK that I’m over-the-moon excited about. That’s how I […]

When I think of spring I think of two things: spring cleaning and spring showers.  So right now seems like […]

Hope everyone had a good St. Paddy’s Day, now it’s time for Easter – it’s so early this year! Kaley’s […]

Recently, a local mom emailed to ask if I would share with you guys a new venture she’s starting.  I […]

Kaley’s here today with some lovely printable counting cards, perfect for teaching your littles their numbers at home.  At our […]

Lots to share this week my friends! I’M SHARING First up, a little Valentine inspiration.  If you follow me on […]

I’ve got a brand new Valentine tutorial up on the mom channel at eHow and – I must say – […]

Last Thursday morning I was standing in the kitchen dealing with two delimmas: The natives were getting restless and I’d […]

Yesterday we talked about a super simple way to share Valentine’s Day with your sweetie, even in a time crunch. […]