Archive May, 2013


Before I Was a Mom

Before I was a Mom I slept as late as I wanted and never worried about how late I got into bed. I brushed my hair and my teeth every day. Before I was a Mom  I cleaned my house each day.  I never tripped over toys or forgot words to a lullaby.  I didn’t worry […]

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Famous Mothers

Over the centuries, mothers have given their children plenty of good advice and sometimes a dose of discipline; here are some examples you might find quite amusing . . . GOLDILOCKS’S MOTHER: I’ve got a bill here for a broken chair from the Bear family.  Do you know anything about this Goldie? COLUMBUS’S MOTHER: I don’t care […]

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Framed Butterfly Family Tree

Mom will love this spring-theme representation of the people she loves most with this easy-to-make family tree project. This is a great way to show the kids how important each person is within their family, and teach them about generations.  Mom will treasure this for many years to come. Don’t forget about Grandma! Design the […]

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Fun With Dinosaur Eggs

from www.projectsforpreschoolers.com Here is a great recipe for an easy, fun activity to do with the kids from preschoolers on up. They would be great party favors that your children make themselves prior! Hide them in the garden for the guests to find. Ingredients: 1 1/4 cups dirt (as dry as possible) 1 1/4 cups flour […]

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Metabolism-Boosting Watermelon Drink

The recipe for this refreshing drink will reduce bloating and help stop cravings. The secret is in the cayenne pepper, which speeds up your metabolism and the cinnamon, which curbs your appetite. Have a glass of this drink after every meal to rev your body’s fat-burning engines. Ingredients: 1/8 tsp. Cayenne Pepper – speeds metabolism 1/8 […]

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Coffee Filter Uses – Not Only for Coffee

Do you find yourself using more paper towels (which are expensive) than you would like? Try using coffee filters instead!  You can buy 1,000 at the Dollar Tree (even the large ones) for next to nothing. Do you use coffee filters for clever things around the house? Tell us how you use coffee filter or other […]

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FAT FREE KALE

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