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How to Create a “We are Thankful” Board

So often, we have to remind our children to be thankful for the many blessings we are given on a daily basis. Especially during this time of year, it’s easy for children, in their innocence, to get caught up in thinking about what they want for Read More

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Thanksgiving Coloring Pages and Activity Sheets

If you are looking for fun activities for Thanksgiving to work on with the kids, enjoy these free Thanksgiving Coloring Pages and Activity Sheets at! There's a lot of cute coloring pages to choose from. You'll also find activities such as Read More

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Disguise a Turkey – Fancy Nancy!

Disguising a turkey is a fun project to complete this year with the family! Schedule a time during the day to sit down with the family and get creative! There are several different ways to disguise your turkey! Basically you just take a printout of a Read More

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Edible Apple Turkey Craft for Kids

Thanksgiving is the time to be thankful for our blessings! I have two little blessings at home that call me, "Mom," and we have a lot of fun working on crafts and activities during the holidays. This Thanksgiving, take a few moments to create a few Read More

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Halloween Craft: Milk Jug Pumpkins

Last week, I posted about making these adorable and easy Milk Jug Ghosts. This week, I wanted to tell you about the Milk Jug Pumpkins we made! When I made the ghosts, I purchased flameless tea lights thinking they were white. When I got home and Read More


Halloween Ghost Eggs

I was cleaning out our refrigerator recently and noticed that I had some eggs in there that were past the expiration date by a few days. Being the paranoid mom that I am, I decided that it was best to toss these eggs to be on the safe side. Before Read More

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Milk Jug Ghosts Halloween Craft

My girls are at the age where they love to work on arts and crafts with me. Recently, I found that we were throwing away so many useful items that could be turned into fun crafts -- things like jars, toilet paper and paper towel rolls, containers, Read More


How to Make Green Slime

Disclosure: This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser, Walmart Family Mobile. All opinions are mine alone. #CatchMoreData #Ghostbusters #CollectiveBias My girls look forward to movie nights at our house. Movie Read More


4th of July Activities for Families

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Ocala/Marion County VCB for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. The 4th of July weekend is approaching and that usually means a long weekend off from work and time spent with the family. Many Read More

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15 Fun, Easy, and Frugal Summer Activities for Kids

Summer is approaching and this is the time to make some great memories with your kids. The truth is, it is often the easiest, simplest activities that provide the best memories of all. Whether or not you have the time and money to plan any big trips Read More

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How to Create a Summer “Sundae Fundae”

Disclosure: This is a sponsored post on behalf of The J.M. Smucker Company. All opinions are my own. #SundaeFundae The beginning of summer is approaching quickly. When I think of summer, I think of swimming, backyard BBQs, and plenty of Read More

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ABC Family’s 25 Days of Christmas Schedule 2015

Every year many families it around and every movie/show that appears on the ABC 25 Days of Christmas event. What if you could watch them year round without cable? Did you know almost every one of those movies are available on DVD too? Thanks to I Read More

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How to Throw a Princess Tea Party

Disclosure: This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Nature's Harvest® and Sverve. All opinions are my own. My girls have been begging me to have a tea party lately. We have a cute little porcelain tea set that sits in one of our Read More


Are Your Kids Involved In Too Many Activities This Summer?

Extracurricular activities are a great way for your kids to socialize with others, burn off some energy and learn important life skills. They are tons of fun, and there are always plenty to choose from. Unfortunately, however, when it comes to Read More

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Fun Family Activity: Build an Indoor Fort for Movie Night #PopSecretForts

Disclosure: This discussion is sponsored by Pop Secret. All opinions are my own. I'll be the first to admit that my schedule can get so crazy busy that I'm too tired to devote time and attention to my family, especially my kids. I'm still Read More


Little Passports Announces Early Explorers Subscription for Preschoolers!

**The links in this post are affiliate links and I will receive a small commission if you make a purchase after clicking on my link. Little Passports Announces Early Explorers Subscription for Preschoolers! Looking for a fun and unique gift idea Read More


10 Things You’ll Need for Toddler Paint Time

Disclosure: This article is sponsored by Viva®. Painting is one of our favorite activities at my house. My girls love when I get the paint out!  In fact, I have a tote devoted to paint supplies that I keep in a closet and pull out on a regular Read More

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How to Make Sidewalk Chalk Paint

We spend a lot of time outdoors. In the evenings,  my girls along with many of the neighbors' kids love to come over to play on our driveway. I usually have a lot of fun activities for them to do and the fact that it's shaded in the evening makes it Read More

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15 Summer Activities to Keep Kids Busy

Summer is around the corner! How do you plan to keep the kids busy this summer? I know I'll be busy this summer entertaining my girls, so I'm doing my best to plan ahead! There are too many days where I fail to plan out our day and it ends up a Read More

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3D Creepy Halloween Ghost Craft

My daughter and I made Reese's cupcakes recently and I had a stack of white cupcake cups leftover. Usually I save them for future cupcake creations but a cute craft idea popped into my head as they were sitting there on my kitchen counter - a creepy Read More