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Ovenless Meals for Summer

July 13, 2020  |  Categories: Recipes

With summer heating everything up, one thing you might be avoiding heating up is the oven. Keeping the oven off helps keep your house cool, which is a must during a Texas summer. But don’t think that ovenless meals have to be boring. We’ve compiled a list of ovenless meals we think your family will…

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Homemade Ice Cream Recipe

July 6, 2020  |  Categories: Activities, Recipes

We don’t think summertime is the only time for ice cream…we think all year long is the best time for ice cream! But a scoop (or three!) of ice cream on a hot summer day really hits the spot. Did you know that it’s not too hard to make ice cream at home, even if…

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Fourth of July Fun for Families

June 29, 2020  |  Categories: Activities, Recipes

This weekend we celebrate America’s 244th birthday. While this year and summer look a lot different than previous years, there are still a lot of fun ways your family can celebrate the Fourth of July together this year. From themed meals to festive activities, we have a feeling this might be a July 4th your…

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Alphabet Practice for Kids

June 22, 2020  |  Categories: Activities, Child Development, Parent Resources

The alphabet is a pretty fundamental building block for everything else in life. If you’re working with your little one and learning their ABCs, we have some fun activities to help! ABC Puzzles – Work on alphabet puzzles together. This is a very tactile way for kids to see and feel letters, as well as…

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Bath Time Activities for Toddlers

June 15, 2020  |  Categories: Activities, Parent Resources

Bath time can be really fun or really stressful, depending on the day, your child’s exhaustion level, and a lot of other things. But overall, little kids love bath time, especially when they get to play and have fun splashing around. If you’re looking for some new ways to bring fun to bath time, look…

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Flag Day Facts for Kids

June 8, 2020  |  Categories: Parent Resources

Did you know that there’s a special day in June that recognizes the American flag? It’s called Flag Day, and it’s on June 14th every year! Flag Day may be a lesser known day of the year, but it’s been official for over 100 years. With Flag Day right around the corner, we thought it’d…

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Summer Movie Night Checklist for Families

June 1, 2020  |  Categories: Activities, Parent Resources

There’s nothing quite like summertime, especially for kids. Something about the sunny days, breezy nights, and just the feel of summer is invigorating. This summer might look a little different than usual, but that doesn’t mean it won’t be one full of family memories you’ll cherish forever.  Movie nights are always a hit with kids,…

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Organization Hacks for Parents

May 18, 2020  |  Categories: Parent Resources

 As a parent, there are a lot of things to keep track of. Multiple schedules, meal plans, activities…not to mention toys everywhere! If you’re feeling overwhelmed with all the things you need to keep in place, we have some great organization hacks to bring some order to your life. Playroom Attach magnetic strips to the…

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