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  • “Thank You for Helping Us Grow” Teacher Gift

  • “Virtuous” Preschooler Books

  • 10 Great Tips for Teaching Your Child to Touch Type

  • 10 Quick, Easy Hairstyles for Active Girls

  • 10+ Things To Do After Christmas On Christmas Day

  • 10+ Ways to Actively Engage Your Child’s Mind this Summer {Math, Science, & Technology}

  • 10+ Ways to Actively Engage Your Child’s Mind this Summer {Writing, Reading & Art}

  • 10+ Ways To Personalize Your School Supplies

  • 11 Great Ways to Help Your Child Practice Math Facts

  • 4 Ways to Connect as a Family (even after working all day)

  • 40 Ways to ask, “How was your day?”

  • 5 Lego Storage Ideas

  • 5 Ways to Encourage Your Child to READ this Summer

  • 5 Ways to Keep Kids Active on a Snow Day

  • A Craft a Day Keeps the Ghouls Away…

  • A Simple Minecraft Math Activity- Perimeter and Area

  • An Idea for Summer Online Learning (and Fun)!

  • An Ornament a Year: a family tradition

  • Apple Tree Craft and Learn

  • Arrazzles: an Under the Sea Building Toy {Review}

  • Avoiding the Summer Slump: Not Your Ordinary Books

  • Back to School Teacher Gift – DIY Pencil Holder

  • Best Books for Reluctant New Readers

  • Best On-Location Vacation Toys

  • Bitsbox 2.0: Coding with Kids {A Bitsbox Review}

  • Build & Imagine: Where Girls Can Build Their Playsets

  • Candy Corn Turkey

  • Cauldron Quest: A Cooperative Game Review

  • Celebrating Diversity Through Watercolors

  • Child Chess Notation Printable

  • Circuit Scribe: a gift idea that will illuminate your child’s mind!

  • Coach Jay’s Chess Academy: App Review

  • Coloring Books Aren’t Just for Kids (+ 4 Other Ways to Fight the Boredom Bug)

  • Cookbooks for Kids

  • Cooperative Game Reviews: Lucky Dog and The Memory Palace

  • Counting Eggs: A Springtime Preschool Activity

  • Crayon Resist Shamrock

  • DIY Aviator Hat

  • DIY Christmas Stocking

  • DIY Confetti Eggs

  • DIY Custom School Bag Hooks

  • DIY Dinosaur Hoodie

  • DIY Fairy Costume

  • DIY First Sewing Kit

  • DIY Hooded Towels

  • DIY Photo Tie Tacks

  • DIY Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle Costume

  • Earth Day 2015: Create SOMETHING!

  • Earth Day Fun

  • Easter Crafts Roundup

  • Easter Handprint Craft: a keepsake creation

  • Easy Apple Tree Craft

  • Easy Teacher Appreciation Plant

  • Fairy Tales With a Twist!

  • Fall Trees and Faith

  • Father’s Day Grilling Aprons

  • Fine-Motor Horse Craft

  • Finger Play Rhymes and Songs

  • Firefighter Birthday Party

  • Fun is Heading Your Way With Hedbanz™ Electronic!

  • Georges Seurat – Painting in Pointillism

  • Grow-a-Monster

  • Helicopter Activities for Kids

  • How to Celebrate Easter with your Family

  • How to Learn the Countries of the World

  • Indoor Snow = Fun for Preschoolers!

  • Is there a little doctor in your house?

  • Juxtabo, Anaxi, & Spirot: Creative Games to Keep Your Kids’ Brains Engaged This Summer

  • Laminate a Leaf: making a fall mobile

  • Lions and Tigers and Bugs- Oh My!

  • Love Hunt: Married Edition

  • Magazine Subscriptions for Kids

  • Make Believe Ideas: Innovative Books

  • Make your own PLACEmats out of maps

  • Marble Painting Shamrocks

  • Memberships: The Gift That Gives All Year Long!

  • Merry Candy Cane Mice

  • Mini-Pumpkin Bat Decoration

  • My Body Book

  • No Sew Felt Breakfast

  • On-The-Go Fun for Kids! {Activity Book Review}

  • Organizing Your Life in 2015: Using Your Planner

  • Paper Construction: Paper Punk Toy Review

  • Paper Cut-outs with Henri Matisse

  • Peaceable Kingdom Valentines

  • PEG Holiday Gift Guide 2015: Animal Lover Edition

  • PEG Holiday Gift Guide 2015: Arts and Crafts Edition

  • PEG Holiday Gift Guide 2015: Cooperative Family Game Edition

  • PEG Holiday Gift Guide 2015: Family Game Edition

  • PEG Holiday Gift Guide 2015: STEAM Edition

  • PEG Holiday Gift Guide 2015: Writer and Storyteller Edition

  • PEG Holiday Gift Guides 2015: Active Toy Edition

  • Pendulum Painting

  • Photo Scavenger Hunt Date Night

  • Planning for Success: Getting the most fun out of your family vacation

  • Play and Go Bags: A Travel Must

  • Play and Grow: Homemade Resurrection Eggs

  • Play Review: Unplugged Play

  • Play: And to Think That I Saw It on Lawrence Road

  • Play: Best Practices of Traveling Long Distances with Kids

  • Play: DIY Toddler Robot Costume

  • Play: Valentine Roundup

  • Rainbow Play Date

  • Rainbow Writing Box

  • Real Life Math: Family Movie Night

  • Review and Giveaway: Playful Learning

  • Rocket Party

  • Rolli Stamps: A fun way to roll and stamp! {Review}

  • Scatter DodgeBall {a game review}

  • School Year Placemats

  • Simple DIY Ornaments for Kids

  • Snake Themed Play

  • Snow White, Jump’in, and IQ Focus: A SmartGames Review

  • Some Lovin’ from our Oven: A super simple teacher gift

  • Strawberries!

  • Teach your Kids to Code {a Bitsbox review}

  • The Great Play Eat Grow Halloween Roundup {2015 Edition}

  • The Magic School Bus Human Body Lab {Review}

  • The Parent’s Guide to Chess for Elementary School Kids

  • The Perfect After-Dinner Activity {Just Dance: Disney Party 2 review}

  • Three Easy Halloween Crafts

  • Tiger Birthday Party

  • Traveling with Kids: Ways to Keep Your Kids Busy

  • Underwater Birthday Party: Sharks and Whales and Jellyfish, Oh My!

  • Unique and Open-Ended Art Projects

  • Using Speech Bubbles to Help Improve Writing Skills

  • Valentine’s Day Papercraft

  • Viking Birthday Party

  • Vincent Van Gogh- The Man Who Used LOTS of Paint

  • Wassily Kandinsky – Colors and Concentric Circles

  • Woodland Creature’s Birthday Party

  • {Guest Post} The Lorax Party

  • {Review and Giveaway} The Magic School Bus Engineering Lab

  • {Review and Giveaway}: Character Mix-Up Magnetic Set

  • {Review} Build and Imagine Construction Sets

  • {Review} Compose Yourself by Thinkfun – anyone can be a composer!

  • {Review} Haba’s Green Market Game

  • {Review} OzoBot Bits

  • {Review} Sevi Magnetic Playset

  • {Review} Trudi Puppets