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Let’s Sew Together

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Give kids a minute and they’ll learn — possibly want even more. Kids can learn things, like how to sew, by you allowing them to help around the house.

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Break out the LEGOs!

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We’ve had a LEGO set in the house for quite some time now. It was one that had specific instructions on how to build a certain thing. When we got it, we put it together. They played with it for a few hours and then they were done with it. The set has been sitting… Read more »

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Crafting with Your Kids

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I hear it nearly every day. My craftiness has definitely rubbed off on my oldest. She’s always wanting to make something. There’s strips of paper here. Crayons scattered there. Then there comes the, “Make something with me!” from her. She came to me just yesterday with a piece of paper decorated like a movie clapboard…. Read more »

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I Already ATE!

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This is what my almost 3-year-old screamed at me just the other day! What’s going on you ask? Well, in an attempt to get him to eat something besides his usual fancy (plastic, wood, metal, rubber … anything he can get his hands on that is NOT FOOD), I didn’t give him anything to drink… Read more »

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You Silly Boy!

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Oh, the moments you have with your children are priceless, right? Sometimes you have those days filled with funny, irritating, heart-warming or sad moments that you’ll remember forever. It’s just those “WHAT THE HECK!?” moments that I have that keep me wondering what is going on in that little brain of my 2-year-old son. So,… Read more »

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Pick and Cut Your Own Christmas Tree

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We have gone a few times to cut down our own Christmas tree. It’s fun and our little girl enjoyed it. Lately, we have been purchasing from a local store. But, now’s the time to pick back up on that. I want to create a family tradition that I know both of my children will… Read more »

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Dad Crafted with Us, too!

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It was hilarious getting my husband in on the family crafting session I had this weekend. It was like I threw him in a lingerie store and said pick something out for me and it better be right! My daughter loves this time each weekend where we make all sorts of crafts. She was excited… Read more »

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