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Guest Post – Baking Made Fun for You and your Kids

Today I’m lucky enough to have a guest post about making baking into a fun, time-filling activity with your kids! Special thanks to Jennifer Mackey!… Baking day is here in your household once again! You’ll soon get to experience the … Continue reading

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Guest Post – Five Great Outdoor Activities

Today I am lucky enough to have a guest post detailing how to make your own outdoor experiences educational and unique from Allison Moody. ____ One of the problems parents today have to deal with is how to motivate their … Continue reading

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Get Out of the House (for Free!)

There’s a whole other half of summer to get through, and here in Florida…it is HOT. Parks are basically out, but there are lots of things you can do with your kids for free (or cheap)…that usually cost money! Here … Continue reading

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Toddler Tricks – 101: Let Them Set the Pace

Problem: You have plans with no one to go somewhere or do some certain thing. It’s in your datebook / on your to-do list and everything. Yet, there your kids sit, happily playing in the corner, not a tear in … Continue reading

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Restaurant Hunt

In Florida, we have months that stretch on end where we can’t really do much outside if it doesn’t involve water. So, we’re stuck with inside activities, and the library and mall can get old fast. If you’ve got enough … Continue reading

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Guest Post – How to be the Most Organized Mommy in Town

There are mommies who manage to get everything on their daily agenda done, and mommies who simply don’t. Before I got pregnant, it was just my husband, me, and our desire to spend our lives goofing around, going out with … Continue reading

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Toddler Tricks – 68: Complain Loud and Clear

Problem: You’ve signed you child up for some activity. Whether it started out strong and slowly began to dwindle or it just wasn’t what you expected from the start, both you and your child are disappointed in the program. Do … Continue reading

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Toddler Tricks – 64: Replace an Activity with an Activity

Problem: You want to do something fun with your children, but you know that it will be so fun that they’ll pitch a fit leaving. A screaming exit is always embarrassing, and, of course, you want to avoid it at … Continue reading

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Artistry

When other people’s two year olds draw pictures for their parents, it’s scribbling.  Today, I learned for the first time that when mine do it, it’s art. See what I mean?  This is too beautiful for the fridge door.  No … Continue reading

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Toddler Tricks – 17

Ways you can trick your baby: Problem:  Naptime disappears in the blink of an eye, and all those things you were going to get done are somehow still looming on your to-do list.  But now you have spritely toddlers in … Continue reading

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