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50 Easter Basket Toys for Toddlers: Unique and Playful Finds

Finding the perfect Easter Basket toys for toddlers is so exciting for parents but it can also be a lot of work to find the perfect items to go in your Easter Baskets. You want to be intentional and not wasteful, but also want to choose toys that will delight your kids, and you also …

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A Valentine’s Day Paint Activity for Toddlers

I’d like to preface this post by telling you that while I LOVE to do crafts and activities with my kiddos… my capacity for mess is fairly small. Not even because I can’t handle the messes, but because I have *four children* and our messes escalate very quickly from being manageable to looking like a …

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How to Explain Santa: The Sweetest Way To Tell Your Child Santa Isn’t Real

It’s the most wonderful time of year! It’s also the time of year when little ones may begin to question just how Santa gets all of the presents to every boy and girl in the world and the “Is Santa real?” questions may be coming. If you’re wondering how to explain Santa to your kiddos …

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50 Festive and Fun Family Christmas Activities to Enjoy

Every year, our family counts down to Christmas, as do many families worldwide. During this busy season, and you may feel the pull to lean in and cherish the memories made with the whole family at home. So, if you’re looking for ways to fill your Christmas season with intentional family Christmas activities at home, …

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Kids Christmas Party Activities: 35+ Festive and Fun Ideas

I simply love everything about Christmas and I always have. Now that I’m a mom, making the Christmas magic come alive for my kids is EVERYTHING. Ugh. It’s just the best. If you also love making magical Christmas moments with your kiddos and are planning a kids Christmas party, you’ve come to the right place …

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40+ Fall Art Activities for Preschoolers

Preschoolers love creating and if we don’t give them the proper time and space, you know they may just color or cut something we don’t want them to!  These fall art activities for preschoolers include some simple fall crafts that parents will love to hang on their fridges and others that are focused more on just …

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35 Easy Fall Art Activities for Elementary Students

Fall is such an exciting season for elementary students! They have met new teachers and classmates, started a new grade or even school for the first time, and are eager to learn. It can also be an exhausting time and working on fall art projects, either at home or at school is a fun way …

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The One Thing You Need to Have The Best Summer (ever!) With Your Kids

As summer approaches, it’s easy to get caught up in making it an epic, unforgettable summer for your children. You hear “they only have 18 summers!” and you immediately start to question if you’ve done enough and made enough memories. I know that for me, my oldest is 9, and it hit me that after …

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The Best Board Games For 3 Year Olds for Endless Fun

Are you looking for the best board games for 3 year olds? I have got you covered! Playing board games is a wonderful family activity, and one of our favorite things to do, especially in the winter months in New England. It is so cozy and fun to snuggle up in front of the fireplace …

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The Best Beach Toys for Toddlers: 25+ Epic Finds

Nothing says summertime quite like beach days, full of sun, sand, and salt air! An unhappy, bored toddler can ruin a perfectly good beach day in just a few seconds, but having the best beach toys for toddlers will prevent that from happening! Well, toys to keep them entertained, and lots of snacks. Don’t forget …

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