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Seasonal Fun

Today we’re once again exploring ideas for building good eaters through food play with our sponsor Ella’s Kitchen, producer of […]

A good St. Patrick’s Day recipe contains one of three things: a rainbow theme a green theme classic Irish ingredients […]

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

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner, and it’s one of my favorite holidays for arts and crafts. Don’t ask […]

Looking for a fun Valentine’s Day activity for baby?  How about whipping up some healthy pancakes and letting your littles […]

Free Valentine Printables can be a busy parent’s best friend. If you’re like me, you’d ideally plan out your child’s […]

Valentine’s Day is just a few weeks away and the candy that comes with it has already started to find […]

I like making holidays special for my girls, but I don’t necessarily want to do something terribly complicated. These red […]

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

Happy New Year guys!  Along with making one of our recommended family resolutions and celebrating with these ideas for the […]

Have you noticed we’re getting a little jazzed for New Year’s Eve around here?  This is the first year I’ve […]

Have you given any thought to your New Year’s Eve plans? Since having kids, we keep it pretty low key […]

image source When you think “kid-friendly holiday”, New Year’s Eve probably isn’t the first thing that springs to mind.  But […]

I had grand ambitions of baking a fancy madeira wine cake for each of my neighbors this year… guess how […]

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