Funny Christmas and Holiday Jokes for Kids

If you read my Thanksgiving jokes post, then you know my kiddo loves to laugh. The kid has a great disposition and he’s always asking for a new joke. What that basically means is I’m always Googling stuff. If your kid is like mine, then not to worry. I’ve compiled a list of Christmas and holiday jokes that will hopefully …

13 Easy Holiday Gifts Your Kids Can Make

If your family is anything like mine, the time around Christmas consists of a lot of visits to a lot of houses. I have my family (both my dad’s and mom’s sides), my husband’s family (both dad’s and mom’s sides) and of course friends. Usually that means a little something for everyone and the price tag can creep up really …

8 Ways to Teach Your Kids About Giving Back This Holiday Season

As a parent, I want to make sure my kids are happy and healthy, but I also want to try and shape them into good, kind, and caring people. When my son was younger, he didn’t understand the concept of giving back on Christmas. He’s a very empathetic boy but I think it was hard for him to wrap his …

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 …

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 …

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 …