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It is time to start thinking about what fun Christmas craft to try with the kids this year.  Spending time crafting with kids is a fun way to spend time together.  It is also fun to make crafts for others.  I know my kids love bringing home holiday crafts

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  This month’s All Things Kids Series is focused on Christmas!  One of my favorite times of the year.  I love the decorations, music, movies, food!  I also love crafting with my kids.  We set out to create stackadoo Christmas Cards.  We came up with fun Christmas Tree Cards to give to our family.

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I had so much fun putting together the Apple Scented Sensory Play Ideas post that I set out to create a Pumpkin Scented Sensory Play Ideas post too.  Apple and pumpkin are two of my favorite scents in the fall. Adding those scents to playtime is a fun way to

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Yes, I will say it again! I love holiday crafts!  The kids and I love using our simple holiday crafts to decorate the house or create gifts for others.  Halloween is on our minds so we decided to try a potato print spider craft.  I have a bad habit

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We had so much fun with our Frankenstein Footprint craft a few years ago I wanted to try a new Frankenstein craft with the kids.  I bought these small green plates months ago.  I knew they would be perfect for a Frankenstein paper plate craft.  As time went on

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I get excited about most seasons because they all bring something different to the table.  However, I just LOVE Fall or Autumn.  The weather here starts to cool off, the bugs start disappearing, apple picking, visits to the farm, and most of all, everything pumpkin spice! Yeah, these are

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We love books and we love fall!  So what better than to go on a hunt for the best fall books for children out there.  We have many fall favorites already but we always enjoy adding a new book to our collection.  There are so many I still want

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Fall is in the air here in the south.  The leaves on a few trees are starting to change color and the evenings are getting cooler.  Fall is my favorite time of the year here.   I took a box of fall themed items we used in play activities

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COLORS, COLORS, COLORS! There are so many AMAZING coloring learning activity ideas around for children. Having hands on color activities for kids can make learning their colors so much more exciting.  Being able to get involved in color sorting or matching can be more interesting than just reading about colors

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We love SCENTED sensory play.  Anything I can add scent to I will try it. After doing our Apple Scented Apple Volcanoes I knew we would have to try pumpkin spice scented pumpkin volcanoes! Now to just figure out how to do this.  It took some thought but I

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Each season brings so much excitement for crafting with the kids.  We are enjoying the fall season here right now.  The trees are changing colors and the leaves are falling.  I love fall tree crafts.  The kids and I have done a few over the years and I am

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        We love dinosaurs at my house!  I think lots of kids enjoy the large magical creatures.  We had a lot of fun taking part in Play, Craft, and Learn with Dinosaurs hosted by Craftulate this year.  I wanted to put together a fun and inspiring list

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Shark Week started August 10th (updated post- shark week is a different date this year 2018).  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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This month’s theme for 12 months of sensory dough is sand dough!  We have made sand playdough before and my kids loved it.  I was trying to figure out what sand dough I would make this go round.  After some thought Foaming Beach Sand Dough sounded perfect.  Now  to

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