I have been going over big brothers name with him.  Helping him learn to recognize it and spell it.  When I saw these wooden beads at the store I thought it would be fun to make both boys name bracelets.  It would be a fun activity for the kids and a great way

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I love wooden toys!  Wooden toys seem to last forever.  There is such an amazing variety of toys out there.  I wanted to put a few on my toddler’s wish list so I went searching for the best ones around.  I saw some favorite classics, a few we already had,

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My kids never sit still for long.  I am always looking for simple yet fun ways to keep them busy.  Gross motor activities are great to keep them moving and improving their large muscle groups.  This snowman ball toss game was a great gross motor activity that kept them

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  We had so much fun last year exploring bugs for a Bug Themed Activities for Kids post.  The Beach and Ocean Themed Kid Activities were put together to inspire and help plan a summer camp week at home, school, or church…  This year Sugar Aunts got some of us

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All 3 of my kids LOVE bendy straws.  We keep them handy.  And of course bright colored bendy straws are even better. My 3.5yr is all about using scissors right now.  It is still a bit new to him and he always wants to know what he can cut

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We love books, that is no secret.  We have a growing home library of childrens books.  We are always look for new books to enjoy and add to our collection.  Summer is here for us and we have been outside enjoying the sunshine and bugs that we see all

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We had Jelly Bean Paints left and a bunch of hard boiled eggs we had decorated.  I had held on to them a few days too many and knew it was time for them to go to the trash.  We had a lot of fun decorating the eggs and making jelly bean

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I love sharing fun themed busy activities each month with you all.  It is a great reason for me to put something simple yet fun together for the kids.  And since it is a busy activity I get a few minutes to prep dinner or fold clothes while the

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“I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Influence Central for McCafé packaged coffee. I received product samples as well as a monetary promotional incentive to thank me for my participation.”   Did you know McDonald’s is giving coffee lovers across America another reason to enjoy their favorite coffee

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My oldest is learning math facts this year at school.  I love to try and find fun hands on ways for him to practice during the week.  That is how the Math Facts with Jingle Bells came to be.  The kids have had the jingle bells out all year and

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When I found out I was expecting my first child my mother brought over children’s books and told me to start reading to that baby now. I ready to all 3 of my children while pregnant and while they were so young they could not hold their head up.  We

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My oldest loves to build and tinker.  I keep saying to myself that I will give him a few more activities to do just that.  Building with toothpicks and marshmallows was on my mental summer bucket list.  I always have more on this list then we can ever achieve

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As the mom of 3, we are always on the go.  And summer can be just as busy as when the kids are in school.  No school gives us free time to do lots of fun things.  Playdates, swim class, and more park time together keeps us busy too.

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