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The Make & Play Vault

Between Freezy Peasy: Freezer Cooking Made Easy and Get Balanced: Nutrition for Real Life, we’ve been talking a lot of […]

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

Happy hump day friends.  Do you all have big Easter plans for this weekend?  We’re actually double booked – which […]

Time for another play/art room update.  The last time I showed it to you guys we had just chucked the […]

Hope everyone had a good St. Paddy’s Day, now it’s time for Easter – it’s so early this year! Kaley’s […]

We have two very special guests today, all the way from Singapore.  They’re stopping by to share with you a […]

Easter is in March this year so it’s time to roll out the ideas.  We’re kicking things off with Alli […]

Surprise! You’re getting a twofer today. Since our Midweek Musing is a little light (What can I say? I just […]

Kaley’s here today with some lovely printable counting cards, perfect for teaching your littles their numbers at home.  At our […]

Last Friday I sent out a quick social media poll on how I should celebrate V-Day with my littles. The […]

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 – […]

You know how we love a good messy sensory art project here at MPMK. So far we’ve tackled DIY finger paint, […]

Today we’ve got a very sweet playtime activity from our newest contributor, Alli.  I love the dramatic play aspect of […]

We’re taking a little break from Project Organize Your ENTIRE Life today and highlighting an intriguing winter science decor project […]