10 Tips On Preparing Your Child For Kindergarten

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When your child is ready to enter kindergarten, this marks a huge transition in their life, but with the right tips and some planning, it can be effortless and easy! So we’re sharing ten tips with you on making this new stage a little easier for everyone.   1. Build social skills. Provide your child […]

Tips On Keeping The Kids Busy And Entertained During Summer

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Well, it’s still summer and the kids are still home from school. In case you’re all getting bored and cabin fever, I’m here to share some tips on keeping those kids busy and entertained until the school bells ring again!       -Connect with other friends and family members. Just because your kids aren’t […]

DIY 3D Glasses Parent Hack

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  Tonight, we took the kids to see a stage show on the Carnival Freedom cruise that we are sailing on this week. When we walked into the theater, there were loads of 3D glasses that my kids jumped all over. What kid doesn’t love those blue and red, funny glasses? I didn’t know it […]

Building a House with Pinterest – Playroom Edition

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Welcome to week 3 of our Building a House with Pinterest series! Last week was all about the family room and the week before was the kitchen. This week we are focusing on the playroom. Yes, my new house will have a dedicated playroom/bonus room and I’m super excited about it. We had a playroom […]

Trendy International Kids Clothing Lines

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I have recently discovered the awesomeness that is international kids clothing lines. Now, let me first say that I buy from small businesses 95% of the time, and about all of those are places are right here in the USA. But recently I have discovered some international brands that are just too good not to […]

Xbox Addiction

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Stacey is a pediatric occupational therapist who has worked with children with disabilities and their families for the past 14 years. She is a freelance writer and is the author of a children’s picture book scheduled to be released this year from Guardian Angel Publishing. She lives in a suburb outside Chicago with her husband […]

Fun Travel-Size Games For Children

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Today we’re talking all about fun travel games for kids! My family and I went on countless road trips when I was younger and I remember my mom always packing a bag full of games and treats for my sister and I to entertain us while we were cooped up in the backseat. Long car rides, […]

Fun Things To Do With The Whole Family In Pasadena

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My family and I moved to Pasadena 5 months ago and we love our new city so much. I was born and raised in Los Angeles so I was always familiar with this city and visited it many times, but had never lived here until now. What I love most about Pasadena is that we […]

Easy Dinner Recipes Your Kids Can Help You With

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Cooking is a passion of mine that I hope to be able to pass onto my children, but it won’t happen on its own. It will take me asking my kids to get involved with cooking our meals and helping out to see if they can discover a love for cooking like I did. So […]

15 Fun Kids Playroom Ideas From Pinterest

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We just recently moved and our new house is bigger than anything else we’ve ever had before. We are used to small space living and don’t quite know what to do with all the extra space we now have.  We have a playroom for my son in this new house and I have been trolling […]