Christmas

I love to find easy, yet delicious treat recipes to make during the holidays.  We often make goodie bags for friends, family, and teachers.  Last year we made Christmas Chocolate Popcorn and it was a huge hit with my husband’s co-workers.  Everyone else that got a goodie bag enjoyed

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    As each new year comes I love finding new traditions for us to enjoy as a family.  We also enjoy the tried and true ones we have been doing since big brother was a tot, like making sugar cookies each December.  The Advent Calendar is a tradition

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So excited to be teaming up with my blogging friend Colleen from Sugar Aunts to bring you 25 Days of Christmas Ideas for the Kids! This is a special gift for our newsletter readers.  For the next few weeks you will be able to access this link in our weekly newsletter.  Newsletters

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  We love the book Dream Snow by Eric Carle!  It is one of our favorite Christmas books.  We used it in our own Book Advent Countdown last year and the kids loved it. This year I set out to create a fun craft with the kids to go with this book

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This Holiday season get the kids excited about giving with a Food Scavenger Hunt at the grocery store.  After finding all the items on the Holiday Food Scavenger Hunt donate them to your local food bank!  A fun way to get the kids involved in service acts. This is also great for multi-aged kids.    

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YAY, for Playdough Day.  One of the best days of the year! To celebrate here is a great holiday playdough recipe that can be fun anytime of the year.   It seems to have become a yearly tradition to make a batch of Gingerbread Playdough for the kids at

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Well, I never thought FSPDT would be bringing you a Real Snow post.  But that is exactly what I have for you today.  We got lucky and got a little snow here in the south for a few days.  It was such a big deal at my house. We

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  After coming across these fun scented soaps my boys just had to have them, or so they thought.  I thought they would be better used as gifts for their teachers.  If we added a little decorating to them it would add to the fun of the soap.  I

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So would you believe I made these snowmen in October, lol.  I was dreaming of them even then.  For those of you that do not know, I have a slight obsession with snowmen.  I also have an obsession with saving recyclables to use for later projects.  So it was inevitable that I would put the 2 together to come up

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Am I the only one that loves the foam cut outs you can get at Dollar Tree and Target?  I just love them!  Craft foam sheets have so many possible uses for fun.  With the winter months upon us, Target has the Penguin foam sheets.  I had no idea

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Having 3 young kids, I love finding fun crafts they all can contribute to in some way.  Footprint and handprint art has become just that for us.  I love that my 1 yr, 3 yr, and 5 yr can all take part in their kid craft activity.  I also

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So for some of you that follow my blog (this website where I share kid activities and crafts), you may know I have a thing for finding ways to use up these yogurt cups after the kids have eaten the yogurt.  We have made wind chimes, monsters, and turkeys.

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One of my newest loves is footprint art.  It is great for my multiple aged kids to all make one art project and it’s a wonderful keepsake for me to cherish as they grow.  Gosh do they grow so fast.  Soon these fun and easy footprint Christmas tree projects

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