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Outdoor Play

I don’t know about you, but for us… Summer is all about fun without the fuss. Our family loves the new-found […]

If there are two things you know we love around here, it’s open-ended, hours-long, glorious play and yummy food to help fuel […]

There are two things I absolutely adore about this simple kid project – No, wait, make that three! First, it […]

The kids and I take the summer sun as a direct challenge to come up with new and innovative ways […]

S is turning 4 next month and I’m SO EXCITED to finally have a backyard big enough to host a […]

Now that summer break is here, I’ve started thinking about how I will keep our kids active and engaged without […]

We’ve got another fabulous guest post for your guys today while I step away for maternity leave. This one hails […]

Between the Kid’s Rule Nutrition program and our sinfully delicious Banana Boats, we’ve been covering the full health spectrum of […]

Did you guys know the majority of people’s childhood memories involve being outside?  It’s true! (Go ahead and think of […]

Today’s the day guys – in a few short hours we will no longer be the owners of the home […]

It’s June – Hello Summer! This month’s playtime cheat sheet is all about playing in warm weather and it’s got […]

Hey friends.  We’re still working furiously to get our home ready to put on the market this week, but I […]

Every once in a while we do a project here on MPMK that I’m over-the-moon excited about. That’s how I […]

Ever noticed how much kids love a good theme?  A central topic is such a great way to get little […]

One of my boys was blessed with my very over active imagination, which can be fun during the day, but […]