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Essentials for Traveling with Kids
article by happyhealthyhip
I made a list earlier of Travel Games to keep kids occupied, but after our annual trip back to the Midwest, it dawned on me that I need to keep a list of the essentials we need to survive a long pl...
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Crochet & Craft Patterns
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article by Lea
It's been a long time since I actually used a crochet hook, but a lot has changed since I first learned. These fun and inexpensive patterns feature many of the characters you grew up with and moder...
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The Ultimate Gift List for the Coloring Book Lover in Your Life
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article by Lea
Adult coloring books are not going anywhere, in fact, every time I walk into the bookstore (I try to keep Barnes & Noble in business), there's always a table or front display of new coloring bo...
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Stocking Stuffers
article by happyhealthyhip
Great things come in small packages and often times the favorite gifts are found in the stocking. These are some great suggestions for all ages.       Everyone needs a portable charger and th...
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Coloring Books for Adults
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article by Lea
Color. All. The. Pages.From pop culture to cats and candy, there are adult coloring books for every interest!   Even world travelers will want to to bring a coloring book along during those long fl...
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My Favorite Homemade Soap Recipe
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article by Elizabeth Conklin
A couple of months ago, I was at our local festival. We have a craft show, where vendors all around the state can sell their products!I came across one booth that was selling essential oil soaps, b...
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DIY Supplies
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article by Lea
For years, I've been in awe of DIY crafters who create some pretty cool shit. I've finally decided to attempt to make some of the stuff I've seen on various blogs and sites but need a few of these ...
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Cross-Stitch Patterns Your Grandma Should've Warned You About
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article by Lea
When I was a child, my mom taught me to how to make cross stitch patterns and I remember loving the way it was both meditative and creative.Over the years, I moved on to different hobbies, but now ...
Pumpkin Picking Sensory Bin
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article by Danylle Taylor
My three year old daughter has sensory processing disorder. We learned about sensory boxes from out therapists! This article will be the first of many DIY themed sensory bins! With Halloween around...
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Peppermint Lip Balm Recipe
article by Cari Dunn
In the winter, my lips need some extra love.  I love peppermint lip balm because it's so soothing, and the peppermint is said to help heal chapped lips.  The coconut oil also helps create a barrier...
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Lucky Crystal Loose Wheel beads
article by Pat
 This are really nice little beads. They are shinny and cite and come in a lot of different colors. I used this and made a cite necklace . These have a hold in the center to thread sting though the...
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Mood Boosters
article by Sondra
Because sometimes you need a little pick-me-up. Like, right now, or whenever you find it hard to hop out of bed in the morning. So, go ahead, pick a phrase from one of these cute little items and s...
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DIY Halloween Activities for the Classroom
article by happyhealthyhip
Now that my son is in kindergarten, I am looking forward to spending some time in the classroom for special events and holiday celebrations. Next Monday is Halloween and since they are having a sma...
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Spirograph Deluxe Design Set Review
review by Nicole Dake
Spirograph is a fun and unique tracing set that allows you to create new patterns using interlocking wheels, that contain different stencil patterns.  Each time you trace a pattern, it allows you t...
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Busy Kids Creativity Jar, Over 500 Crafting Items Review
review by vickie
I believe this to be the best go to item. Why? When kids are bored, pop this out and offer it. Just say let your creativity flow. With a variety of supplies, items stuffed in one containers the pos...
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Froggies
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article by Lori Oates
Cute little frogs are the craze of the century. Check out this list of a variety of nice products with those cute, adorable frogs on them. Who can resist these eyes. A cute plush frog that any chil...