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11 Fun, Useful & Educational Holiday Gifts for Kids

I’m a practical mom, at least I would like to think so. When I shop for gifts, I’m always looking for ones that are useful in addition to something the kid will like. I once bought my nephew a set of wooden building blocks that have all the elements of the periodic table on them. Yes, I’m that mom. If …

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10 Awesome Thanksgiving Themed Snacks for Kids

The kids have a little extra time off for Thanksgiving break, so I decided it’d be fun to spice things up during snack and lunch time. I’m not the most creative person in the kitchen, but I’m darn good at Googling! That’s how I found these great tips from some bloggers who are great in the kitchen. 1. Snack Time …

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9 Thanksgiving Dinner Decorations Your Kids Can Make

Making the food for Thanksgiving dinner is hard enough, but then when you have to think about cleaning the house and decorating, the task can seem insurmountable. On a good day, my house is a cluttered mess. If you ask me to decorate, chaos ensues. That’s why I came up with this list. Getting the kids to take at least …

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7 Thanksgiving Crafts for Your Toddler/Preschooler

Sometimes the biggest joy of the holidays is sharing the excitement with your kids. I’m always trying to find something to break the monotony and these seem like a great place to start. 1. Paper Punch Color Match Turkey I love this one because not only is it a fun art project, but it’s also a learning experience. Laly Mom …

My First Post – Good for the Budget, Good for the Baby, Better for the Environment
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My First Post – Good for the Budget, Good for the Baby, Better for the Environment

I put a lot of thought into what my first post was going to be. I wanted to post about something that would really encompass what I was trying to do with this site, share the little things that help me feel a little bit closer to being super mom. When I had my second child a lot of things …