Holiday

Fun, Cute, Easy Christmas Wrapping Idea

Posted by on Nov 21, 2013 in Do It Yourself, Fun for Kids, Gift Ideas, Holiday | 0 comments

Fun, Cute, Easy Christmas Wrapping Idea

Christmas time is near and things get busy!  I always try to make the holidays extra special at our house, and it certainly doesn’t have to cost a lot of money or take a lot of time to do so.  I do a lot of little things during the holiday season to try and make everything memorable without going crazy wasting too much time or money.  Here is a super fun way to warp a simple gift like a movie or game, that will simply delight your kids.  By using plain paper and adding a few little extras with a dab of glue, the Christmas wrap goes from boring…to quirky and cute and super...

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Fun Thanksgiving Activities For Kids

Posted by on Nov 11, 2013 in Fun for Kids, Holiday | 0 comments

Fun Thanksgiving Activities For Kids

Thanksgiving is just around the corner and it’s time to celebrate and be thankful!  Here is a roundup of all of my favorite Thanksgiving activities to do, make, and talk about with the kids.  It is the perfect time of year to slow down and spend some quality time talking with your kids about being thankful each and every day.  From a tree that helps kids talk about what they are thankful for each day, to a creative turkey day centerpiece that lets the kids get crafty at the dinning room table – there is a project here that is bound to thrill and delight you and your...

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Microwave Caramel Corn

Posted by on Nov 4, 2013 in Food, Fun for Kids, Holiday | 0 comments

Microwave Caramel Corn

The cool fall weather brings movie night back to our house.  It is one of our favorite family things to do when the weather turns cold and the days get shorter.  Snuggling up together with a good movie and our favorite movies means good memories and sweet treats to share.  Movie night is never complete without popcorn of some kind.  Here is an extra special popcorn treat that is as fun to make as it is to eat!  Microwave Caramel corn is a fun project to do with the kids and an extra special movie night treat! So… my preschooler came home with a little Ziploc bag the other day...

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Silly Monster Sandwich – Halloween Lunch

Posted by on Oct 30, 2013 in Food, Fun for Kids, Holiday, Kids Party | 0 comments

Silly Monster Sandwich – Halloween Lunch

If  you are at home with your kids, or you pack them a lunch to eat at school, this is a fun way to give them a healthy lunch a  that will make them laugh.  Tiny candy eyeballs can turn any sandwich into a silly monster that will make lunch full of silly fun.  A great way to celebrate Halloween with a lunch that they won’t soon forget because, well…it’s looking back at them!  This is a great way to make a silly Halloween lunch that takes little to no extra time! I am a huge fan of making things fun for the kids around holidays like Halloween.  It’s something I...

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Easy Halloween Snack For School

Posted by on Oct 29, 2013 in Food, Fun for Kids, Holiday, Kids Party | 0 comments

Easy Halloween Snack For School

Need a super quick, super cute Halloween snack for you kids to share at school that is healthy and nutritious?  Here is a healthy alternative to the normal trick or treat type Halloween candy treat.  Festive orange solo cups turned into little monster popcorn holders and ghostly string cheese make for a healthy snack that the kids will be super excited to share with their class.  The best part is, it will only take you a few minutes to prepare and your kids will get a kick out of this.  They can even help too! So a here we were a few days before Halloween and my little lady’s turn...

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