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Holiday Projects

You know what’s great about having toddlers around? They actually want to clean! It’s a treat to them.  So much […]

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

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. […]

Allison’s here today helping us check off #14 on our family activity Advent list: easy and lovely paper snowflakes that […]

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 […]

Kaley’s here today sharing a cheerful and modern DIY Advent calendar – the perfect home for our 24 Family Advent […]

image source Yesterday, I shared my favorite Advent calendars.  Today, I thought I’d provide some help filling up your calendar […]

With Thanksgiving coming up (here in the US) there are plenty of opportunities to talk about thankfulness with our kids. […]

It’s officially the holiday season. What I love most about this time of year are all the special activities I […]

Only a few more days until Halloween. Which means there are only a few more days until the overload of […]

Ah, fall – I adore this time of year, especially now that I have kids.  There’s so much potential for […]

Our family is big on traditions.  We’ve got them for major events like birthdays and Christmas, as well as small things like Saturday mornings […]

I’m so excited about this Halloween project, it turned out even better than I’d envisioned.  It’s the quintessential MPMK project […]