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Aug25
Five Mistakes Every Kid Should be Allowed to Make

Five Mistakes Every Kid Should be Allowed to Make

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As parents our first inclination is to rush in and save our children when something goes wrong in their lives, or to shield them and prevent whatever the “bad” thing is from happening in the first place. Sadly, we all learn better through making our own mistakes. Sometimes watching the inevitable really does hurt us as parents more than it hurts them.

Mar24
Easter Craft: make your own flower pots and vases

Easter Craft: make your own flower pots and vases

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Using salt dough, turn jars from your recycling bin into flower pots, vases and candy jars for Easter.

Mar18
Make a Bird’s Nest for Spring

Make a Bird’s Nest for Spring

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Welcome spring by making this simple bird’s nest with your kids using recycled paper bags. Or, try colored pastel paper for an Easter decoration.

Mar15
Afterschool Rocks: Win a Miranda Cosgrove Performance for 300

Afterschool Rocks: Win a Miranda Cosgrove Performance for 300

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Miranda Cosgrove is spreading the message about the importance of afterschool programs and so will be doing a free Afterschool Rocks private concert for one lucky kid and his/her 300 closest friends.

Feb18
Make a Book for Read Across America Day

Make a Book for Read Across America Day

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March 2nd is Read Across America Day, celebrated Dr. Seuss’ birthday. Nurture your children’s love of reading by helping them create their own storybook. Made from a cereal box, paper and yarn, these books are simple to make.

Jan21
Simple Handmade Valentine’s Day Cards for Kids

Simple Handmade Valentine’s Day Cards for Kids

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I love to make crafts, yet find Valentine’s Day cards to be a chore. I always start with grand plans, but after my kids have made about 10 cards they lose interest, even when we start well before. So I was looking for ideas that truly are easy but will make you feel good about creating handmade cards.

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