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Preschool Pointers – 41: Sneak in Suggestions

Problem: Now that your kids are getting up there in years (you know, all of four or five), they’re becoming a little more wily, a little less prone to obvious suggestions like, “why don’t you go play with your dolls?” … Continue reading

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Preschool Pointers – 39: Be Prepared to Cancel

Problem: Last week, I talked about the schedule I’ve taken to making for the girls and I during summer. But the system is not fool-proof, and life happens. Kids get sick, they sleep too long or get up too early, … Continue reading

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Preschool Pointers – 38: Make an Activities Schedule

Problem: It’s summertime. That means hours upon hours of emptiness to fill, minds to stimulate, fun to be had. All this fun and education for your kids can cause wear and frazzle for you (ask me how I know). So, how can … 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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Guest Post – Crayon Crafts

My good friend, amazing artist and even better photographer has graciously given me an any-time craft good for kids of all ages (so long as you’re right there, helping!) She’s so creative! Her blog has so many more crafts and … Continue reading

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