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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. […]

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 […]

Who says Halloween crafts and activities have to be scary? I absolutely love this slimey, ooey, gooey activity for helping little […]

Space, the final frontier, has always been a source of fascination and awe for children.  Which is why the death […]

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