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Stay-Cationing ~ How to Relax & Vacation at Home

Stay-Cation? Yes! If the sagging economy has taken a big bite out of your family vacation fund, traveling to a tropical resort is not your only vacation option. This summer, plan a “Staycation” and unwind within (or just outside) your own home and neighborhood. Stay at home and lock the world out. It doesn’t mean […]

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Memorial Day Activities

Memorial Day offers families the opportunity to remember the men and women who have served our country and to honor their patriotism. Celebrate this holiday with your children using these two group activities from, “The Wiggle and Giggle Busy Book by Trish Kuffner. Patriotic Balloon Volleyball Materials needed: Red, white and blue helium-quality balloons 2 […]

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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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Promote Healthy Eating With Your Children

 Here’s some good advise, I wholeheartedly support, from Focus On The Family, which emphasizes the importance of promoting healthy eating with your children while they are young. They suggest that you try offering a variety of fresh and colorful fruits and vegetables. Encourage them to eat at regular times, when hungry, and not from boredom. […]

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