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MPMK’s Comprehensive Toy Gift Guides

Only 1 week left until Christmas! Just in case you left some of your shopping to the last minute, we’ve […]

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Image Credit: ©Donnie Ray Jones | Lego Feet – text added| CC by 2.0 After covering the kindergartners yesterday, we’re back […]

Image Credit: ©clappstar | Smiling Up – text added| CC by 2.0 One of the things I’ve really been wanting to do […]

Now that my months of research have come to a close and all 10 of our infamous Gift Guides have FINALLY […]

Now that all 10 of our infamous Gift Guides have been published, I’d love to take a little time today […]

Not to freak you out or anything, but we’re under the 2 week mark until Christmas. Have you finished up […]

Having a regular family game night is a great tradition to strengthen the family unit. Not only does it ensure […]

Babies and young toddlers can be especially tough to shop for – it’s not like we can just ask them […]

Building and construction toys, blocks in particular, are my absolute favorites for both my son AND my daughter. They are […]

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Happy Black Friday friends, I hope you all had a wonderful Thanksgiving! I got up extra early this morning to […]

Yay! I’m so excited it’s time to talk about art supplies as part of this year’s Gift Guide collection. This […]

With all the talk I’ve been doing on the blog about the importance of fostering STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and […]

This guide is a little different than the others in that it’s really two guides in one. The first half […]