18 Nov 2015

Star Wars Snowflakes

Every year my kids and I make fun snowflakes to decorate the house and windows with. We love living in an area where we have a white Christmas. There is something magical about snow around Christmas time. And there is nothing like coming in from outside playing in the snow to a warm cup of […]

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9 Sep 2015

How to Make a Lava Lamp

Have your kids ever wanted a lava lamp?  Well, now they can make their own using every day household items!  This is a fun and inexpensive way to make your very own lava lamp!   Items Needed: Empty and clean 16 oz. tic soda bottle with the lid Vegetable oil Food coloring A large Alka-Seltzer […]

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13 Aug 2015

Elephants Toothpaste Science Experiment

What a fun and easy science experiment to do with your kiddos! I had all of these items in my house already and the kids were more than thrilled to try this out. I doubt elephants really use toothpaste, but the experiment gets its name because when it’s foaming over it looks like a giant […]

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12 Jul 2015

5 Tips To Get Your Kids To Read!

The other day, I was looking through Pinterest when I came across this picture. I LOVE that!! Isn’t it the truth? Children learn to become readers through us parents! I love to take a time out of the day to cuddle with my little ones and read a book or two. I’ve been reading to […]

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2 Jun 2015

Sea Life Activities

My kids LOVE the ocean! They can spend the whole day at our local aquarium. Well, let’s be honest, so can I. The sea is so fascinating! It is so vast and full of life! You can spend hours getting caught up in learning about what’s under the deep. I love to learn about these […]

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3 May 2015

Shaving Cream Bath Paint

Turn bath time into art time with some easy to make Shaving Cream bath paints! My children love bath time and can spend endless hours swishing and splashing in the water. They love to pretend to be mermaids and pirates and by the time they are done, their little toes and fingers look like raisins. […]

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10 Apr 2015

Erupting Soap Science Experiment for Kids

Who knew you could combine a microwave with Ivory soap and have a blast?  I know I didn’t.   This is a fun and EXTREMELY easy activity to do with your kids!  I saw this idea on kidsactivitiesblog.com and knew right away my kiddos would love it!  The only thing you need is Ivory soap (it must be […]

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1 Jun 0201

Summer Activities for Children

I’m always looking for fun summer activities for my children.  Last month when I was in my local library I signed my children up for their Summer Reading Program.  I thought I would share some ideas they gave to me!  They are great summer activities your children are sure to enjoy! Have a family bed time […]

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