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Between last year’s Sensory Box and Easy Handmade Gifts for Imaginative Play posts and this year’s DIY dress up box […]

photos via MADE and the rigneys   The popularity of our current giveaway for a 6 month kid craft club […]

Part 4 of the “Make like a Montessori Mama” series is definitely my favorite, it’s right up our alley.  C […]

I’ve been on the lookout lately for a new activity both the kids would enjoy. S is going through an […]

I thought now might be a good time to sharpen up our science skills. (Plus, the last science at home […]

photos via Small Types   So I bet you’re expecting a slew of shadow puppets and Halloween fun from this […]

Do you guys remember the play workbench roundup I did a while back?  After all that research we ended up […]

Lately I’ve noticed an abundance of cumulonimbus coolness popping up… must be something in the air (sorry, I’m ridiculous, I […]

These magic milk colors have been on our to-do list for a long time (like ever since I first got […]

I was recently lamenting on the facebook page that I find myself blogging about fun activities for the kids more […]

I’m so honored to have Amanda of Not Just Cute guest posting today.  If you’ve been an MPMK reader for […]

Happy Friday everyone.  We’re currently on family vacation at the lake, yay!  But I still wanted to quickly stop in […]

This week started off with routine doctor appointments for the kids, which also meant routine shots.  To say I wasn’t […]

photos via Play at Home Mom   Are you guys familiar with children’s light boxes?  I recently ran across two […]

You all seemed to really enjoy the DIY Toys that are Totally Worth the Effort post a few weeks back. […]