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10 Boredom Busters for Kids

10 Boredom Busters for Kids

It’s Sunday morning at 10:15 a.m. and a Mom’s favorite sentence comes out of your child’s mouth, “Mom, I’m bored. There’s nothing to do.” This is when you mentally calculate the number of hours left ...

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Tips for Managing Children’s Artwork: Organizing, Storing and Displaying

Tips for Managing Children’s Artwork: Organizing, Storing and Displaying

I keep EVERYTHING my child brings home from school – from scribbles on little scraps of paper, to assembled masterpieces. I can’t bear throwing anything away. The stuff isn’t organized, it’s in various places, drawers, ...

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Pinterest Wins for Working Parents

Pinterest Wins for Working Parents

Today’s post was written by Emily Saunderson, a Bright Horizons employee and mom to two daughters: I read recently that 42 percent of mothers say they sometimes suffer from Pinterest stress. And while Pinterest is the ...

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Bright Horizons Celebrates Week of the Young Child

Bright Horizons Celebrates Week of the Young Child

While we as parents and teachers celebrate our children year round, last week we recognized The National Association for the Education of Young Children’s Week of the Young Child (WOTYC)! This annual event celebrates early ...

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Easy Printable Valentines for Boys and Girls

Easy Printable Valentines for Boys and Girls

I love making Valentine’s Day cards with my kids. I try to keep it simple and age-appropriate like last year when I chose the Wax and Watercolor Hearts project from this list of DIY preschool Valentines to ...

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I’m Bored! Why I Let My Kids Be Bored & Activity Ideas

I’m Bored! Why I Let My Kids Be Bored & Activity Ideas

“I’m bored Mom! Can I have a playdate?” It was Sunday morning and my 9-year-old daughter had recently arrived home from a sleepover after a packed Saturday including two birthday parties, a soccer game, and countless errands. ...

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#SocialParenting: Time Lapse Children’s Art Project

#SocialParenting: Time Lapse Children’s Art Project

Bright Horizons child care centers and preschools are full of budding artists! Check out this fun video created by our daycare center in Bothell, WA. The students at Bright Horizons at Bothell worked together to create ...

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#SocialParenting: Crafts for Kids to Make with Recycled Materials

#SocialParenting: Crafts for Kids to Make with Recycled Materials

Did your family celebrate Earth Day earlier this week? If not, there’s still time! Pull out some recyclable materials and get crafty with the kids this weekend. We asked Bright Horizons teachers to share some of ...

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Earth Day Virtual Art Showcase

Earth Day Virtual Art Showcase

Happy Earth Day! Earth Day is a day dedicated to raising awareness for the importance of keeping our planet healthy and clean. How will your family make a difference? Put your creative caps on and join ...

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Homemade Grandmother Gifts from Kids

Homemade Grandmother Gifts from Kids

Each year when my mother-in-law’s birthday rolls around, my husband and I struggle with gift ideas. Typically, we end up getting a gift card from us or something from the garden center. But one thing ...

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