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Simple science and sensory play are always a hit at my house.  The kids love exploring and playing.  One afternoon I set them up a simple soapy potions mixing station.  They could explore the science of color mixing while enjoying their senses.  This is also a great way to

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Cookies!!!  One of our favorite sweet treats at my house.  I just love baking cookies.  I grew up making them with my mom and now as a mom myself I love baking them.  Before kids I baked often. trying all sorts of recipes and creating a few of my own.  Now

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My oldest son loves watching the television show Tanked.  It is a show about designing custom fish tanks.  One reason he loves it is looking at all of the different sea life they put in the tanks.  Most common of course are fish.  One day I got to thinking

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  You can not go wrong with a fun toilet paper roll craft.  Great for multiple ages and so many possibilities to turn these rolls into cute crafts.  One afternoon the kids kept asking for something to do.  I found a few saved toilet paper rolls and decided to

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One afternoon the kids kept telling me how bored they were.  All of my suggestions for playtime seemed to be a miss with them. Finally after a little extra thought I came up with a fun sponge bomb painting activity for us to try. This is a great sensory

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Shark Week started August 10th (updated post- shark week is a different date this year 2016).  I have told myself year after year that next year me and the kids will do something fun for shark week. Well, here it is almost the end of shark week and I

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We love themed baking soda science play!  This simple science experiment is  fun over and over again with a simple themed twist.  Today we added a watermelon theme to learning and playtime.  The kids loved it and I loved they were learning through play.  This is also great for multiaged

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My kids have really been enjoying getting back to the basics this summer.  For playtime we often get out the chalk, jump on the trampoline, go swimming, kick the ball in  the yard, or go for a walk just to name a few things we have been enjoying.  The

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Water Play activities have been a huge hit with my kids for years now.  I have always loved that, no matter the age gap, my kids can always seem to find a way to have fun together during our water activities.  I have 3 children current ages 7yr, 5yr,

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We love pool noodles.  My kids love to use them in the pool to float around on.  That is what they were made for right?  Well, after cutting up my first pool noodle I have found you can do so much more than just float on a pool noodle

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We spent an afternoon with paper and red, white, and blue paint,  inspired by the upcoming patriotic holiday to make some firework paintings.  We first started  out with a classic pipe cleaner print seen here.  Then we moved on to finding other ways to try and create firework paintings.

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Apple Nachos have been on my to try list forever!  We finally got around to making them today.  Having a bag full of apples from the apple farm was inspiring. This snack was a  big hit with the kids.  I must say I wanted to keep the apple nachos all

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