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Simple and Unique Ideas for Kids Birthday Favors

Simple and Unique Ideas for Kids Birthday Favors

When it comes to kids birthday parties, simple is the theme for me. My two children’s birthday fall a day apart in October which also happens to be our busiest month. After accounting for sports, school, my birthday and ...

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Designing a “Big Boy” Room for a Preschooler

Designing a “Big Boy” Room for a Preschooler

Last year my sister-in-law offered to give us Liam’s cousin’s gently-used toddler bed. We happily accepted thinking he’d make the transition soon. He liked the idea of sleeping in a “big boy” bed, but always seemed ...

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DIY Toddler Valentines

DIY Toddler Valentines

A few weeks back I wrote about some non-candy valentine ideas for Liam to give his friends and classmates. I love all the ideas but after some thought, I decided to go with animals rather ...

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DIY Holiday Card Display: Washi Tape Christmas Tree

DIY Holiday Card Display: Washi Tape Christmas Tree

I’ve been looking for a new way to display Christmas cards in our house. We used to tack them to our bulletin board, but over past few years we’ve been getting so many more photo ...

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#SocialParenting: DIY Holiday Gifts Kids Can Make

#SocialParenting: DIY Holiday Gifts Kids Can Make

How do you involve your little ones in the gift-giving process during the holiday season? DIY Holiday Gifts Kids Can Make For kids, particularly younger children, making holiday gifts can be a much more meaningful ...

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DIY Playroom Art

DIY Playroom Art

I have a confession to make. While I love craft projects, I’ve never been a huge fan of craft projects with Liam. It sounds terrible, but it’s true. The trouble is I’m all about the ...

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Last Minute Halloween Costumes: Part Two

Last Minute Halloween Costumes: Part Two

Last week, I wrote about the ongoing Halloween costumes struggle I had trying to figure out what Liam wanted to dress up as this year. This week, I’m back with a happy ending and the ...

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“Pinterest Perfect”: Decorating the Nursery

“Pinterest Perfect”: Decorating the Nursery

I love decorating. Let me repeat that, I LOVE decorating. I decorate for every single holiday, no matter how big or small and every little milestone is always celebrated (yes, even for the dogs). It ...

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Children’s Artwork: Curtain Rod Display

Children’s Artwork: Curtain Rod Display

One of the many things I love about Liam’s center is the infusion of art into his daily learning experiences. Even as an infant, we would see the art projects they did each week. Now ...

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Toddler Playroom Ideas

Toddler Playroom Ideas

Over the past few months it’s become clear that we need a playroom. For a while I thought we’d be fine with our setup in the living room. Then, as toys started to take over, ...

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