Fun Birthday Traditions & A Printable Birthday Chain

I love birthdays -- actually, forget birthdays; here we celebrate birthweeks or birthmonths! -- but the one challenge we face in creating fun yearly traditions is that three of our daughters have birthdays within three weeks of each other. That's a lot of celebrating! We're slowly creating yearly traditions that are doable on that timetable,…

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Celebrating Black History Month

The following post is from Kacey of Next Level Mama: February marks Black History Month--an annual celebration of the accomplishments, contributions and triumphs of African Americans here in the United States. While there's no way to capture the entirety of black history in 28 days, this month serves as a conscious reminder to teach our children…

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Sandpaper Printed Valentines & Thank You Cards

The following post is from Kristina of Toddler Approved: During the year we are always looking for ways to show kindness towards friends and family members. One simple way to spread a little cheer is by sending a note or card to say thank you or express love. This week we decided to revisit sandpaper printing,…

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Wow Your Kids with Printable Valentine’s Day Coupons

The following post is from Kacey of Next Level Mama: One of my favorite things as a kid was opening up a Valentine’s Day card from my dad. Every year without fail, he’d give me a card selected just for me. The tradition never got old. Being a kid, I probably didn't tell dad how the gesture…

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Valentine’s Day Recipes, Projects & Printables

I love Valentine's Day, and although it's a so-called "Hallmark holiday", I think it's a fun one to celebrate. What's not to love about sugary treats, pretty decorations and lots of hearts and "I love yous"? Here are some of my favorite treats, projects and printables from the archive! P.S. Be sure to download the…

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Easy Sparkly Heart Garland

The following post is from Kristina of Toddler Approved: We love to find simple ways to decorate our house for the holidays. After we took down our Christmas decorations, our house felt really barren and kind of sad. This week we decided to add some color to our doorways by making some sparkly heart garlands…

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A Christmas Perspective and 12 Simple Ways to Make Holiday Memories with Your Children

The following post is from Kat of Inspired To Action: I woke up in the middle of the night to the screams of children. It took me a few minutes to calm down and realize that they were not my children screaming and that they were screams of delight. Relief. We were staying at my…

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Four Fabulous Thanksgiving Books for Kids

The following post is from Amanda of OhAmanda.com: Every year it's the same. About two days before Thanksgiving I go to the library to find Thanksgiving-themed books for the kids. I imagine us sitting together reading about the first Thanksgiving, reflecting on our blessings and enjoying snuggles by a roaring fire. Of course, it's not…

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