How to Make a Sound Volcano

How to Make a Sound Volcano

My kids love making volcanic eruptions with baking soda and vinegar.  The other day an idea came to me that I knew they would just love! ...

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Magical Melting Dough

Magical Melting Dough

We have been having so much fun creating new and SIMPLE recipes for play .  Rosie and Jewel really loved the  wonder dough and quicksand pl...

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Homemade Glitter Recipe

Homemade Glitter Recipe

We love making our own craft supplies.  The process is fun, and kids feel such a sense of pride when creating with materials they made thems...

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Calming Lavender Cloud Dough

Calming Lavender Cloud Dough

Last week baby Jewel was having trouble sleeping at night, so I whipped up a calming cloud dough to help soothe and lull her.   Calming ...

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Bubbling Boos & Popping Pumpkins

Bubbling Boos & Popping Pumpkins

The other day Rosie asked if we could play with  exploding sidewalk chalk  again.  It was one of her favorite activities from the Summer. ...

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Rock Candy Experiment

Rock Candy Experiment

Making rock candy at home is really easy and lots of fun!  This activity is a beautiful Science experiment and a yummy treat all in one.  My...

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Sticky Sand Dough Recipe

Sticky Sand Dough Recipe

We recently purchased a 25 pound bag of play sand at Home Depot for $5, and we have had a blast creating all sorts of fun  play recipe...

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Kid Made Bird Feeders

Kid Made Bird Feeders

I look forward to making bird feeders with my girls each year.  There are so many fun & creative ways to make them, and kids LOVE wa...

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No Cook Clay Recipe

No Cook Clay Recipe

I love simple recipes for play that require very little time and few ingredients.  This no cook play clay recipe  is perfect for busy moms...

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Glowing Pumpkin Lanterns

Glowing Pumpkin Lanterns

Making glow lanterns is a simple and fun activity for kids.  Today, we put a fun spin on this project and made glowing pumpkin lantern...

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Apple Volcanoes Experiment

Apple Volcanoes Experiment

My kids love exploring science with baking soda and vinegar.  We have found so many ways to play with this simple bit of science, too!  To...

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Apple Activities for Kids

Apple Activities for Kids

We have been having so much fun playing with apples this week.   We have explored science with apple volcanoes , played with apple moon s...

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Costume Ideas for Baby

Costume Ideas for Baby

I love Halloween and especially enjoyed picking out my girls Halloween costumes when they were babies.  There are so many unique and creat...

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Fall Crafts for Kids

Fall Crafts for Kids

Here are 25 totally awesome Fall craft s that the kids are sure to love!

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Tips for Making Carved Pumpkins Last

Tips for Making Carved Pumpkins Last

Do you want to carve those pumpkins early in October and not have them rot?  Believe it or not this is possible!  Here are 5 tips for pre...

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Baby Paint Recipes & Art Activities

Baby Paint Recipes & Art Activities

First art experiences are so incredible to witness!  Watching baby as they play, explore, and create is such a special thing and one nei...

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Pumpkin Moon Sand Recipe

Pumpkin Moon Sand Recipe

Moon sand is really easy to whip up and makes for some fabulous sensory play.  It has a fun texture different from any of the  other pla...

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Pumpkin Cloud Dough Recipe

Pumpkin Cloud Dough Recipe

In the Fall I love all things  pumpkin!   With that in mind I combined a few ingredients to make a fun dough for Rosie to explore.  This  ...

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