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Printable Christmas Activities

Printable Christmas Activities

Help Focus on Giving This Season We love reading the tale of the Grinch each year, and how his heart magically transforms from greedy to full of gratitude. But real life isn’t as easy as standing at the tip of Mount Crumpit and hearing the Whos voices to bring about a change of heart. Every [...]

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5 Homemade Gifts Your Kids Can Make

5 Homemade Gifts Your Kids Can Make

The only gift is a portion of thyself. ~Ralph Waldo Emerson It’s that time of year again when the gift lists start rolling in and the kids are scrawling their secret notes to Santa. But it is also the best time of year to encourage kids to focus on making gifts for others and sharing [...]

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8 Fun and Easy Father’s Day Gifts

8 Fun and Easy Father’s Day Gifts

From Special Awards to Father’s Day Poems and Quotes Father’s Day is one day – but help create memories with your kids and their father that will last a lifetime. 1. Let the kids decorate an outdoor palace fit for a king. Take Dad’s favorite lawn chair or recliner (or maybe this is the perfect [...]

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Holiday Gifts Your Kids Can Make

Holiday Gifts Your Kids Can Make

Homemade Gifts Help Teach the Lesson of Giving Christmas is coming, the gift list is getting fat! It is inevitable that children get stars in their eyes and dream about magnificent toys and gadgets at night. One of the best ways I have found to encourage my kids to keep their gift wish lists reasonable [...]

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Toys for your Tots: What’s Good and Appropriate?

Toys for your Tots: What’s Good and Appropriate?

If you walk into a big box toy store, the selection can be overwhelming.  Aisle upon aisle of jabbering dolls, complicated action figures, electronic games… where to begin?  How do we, as parents, choose quality toys for our kids? I’ve had my fair share of toy busts over the years.  Just today I picked up [...]

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