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Celebrate Christmas in July

July 27, 2020  |  Categories: Activities, Parent and Child Activities

Remember when you were a kid, and Christmas always seemed so far away? December would finally roll around, then Christmas came, but then the seemingly never ending countdown began once again. Christmas is a magical time of year for families, so why not celebrate it twice? Christmas in July can be as simple or elaborate…

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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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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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Sleeping Tips for Toddlers

May 11, 2020  |  Categories: Activities, General Child Care, Parent Resources

Whether we’re talking about nap time or bedtime, getting kids to sleep can be a struggle. Every child is different, and we know there isn’t a one-size-fits-all solution for helping kids fall asleep. But if you’re trying to figure out ways to help your kiddo sleep at night, check out some of our favorite ideas…

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Podcasts for Kids

May 4, 2020  |  Categories: Activities, General Child Care, Parent Resources

Did you know that there are a ton of podcasts created specifically for kids? That’s right… podcasts aren’t just for adults! Podcasts can be a great teaching or entertainment supplement for kids, especially if  you’re trying to limit screen time. Podcasts are perfect for road trips, quiet time, or even before bedtime.  Here’s a list…

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