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September 02, 2020     Category: Fall CraftsCraftsCreative Play

Thinking about Fall? What is one of the first thing that comes to mind? Apples.  From picking apples at the orchard to baking an apple pie to giving an apple to a new teacher, the Fall is full of apples.  And apples are a wonderful inspiration for Fall crafts for the kids.Why not start by creating an Apple Footprint? Just rinse off those sandy tootsies and make a precious keepsake! Materials:8 x 10 canvas or white card stockRed, brown, and green paintPaint brushInstructions:Paint the bottom of your child’s right foot with ...

July 31, 2019     Category: Summertime BoredomBoredomOutdoor adventuresCommunityCreative Play

Usually, the novelty of summer vacation and no school wears thin with the kids as August approaches.  They end up bored because thinking of something to do is just too much work, so, they don’t. Even parents get overwhelmed with this sort of thing as the weeks pass and the days grow a bit shorter. With free time on our hands almost every day during the summer, kids and parent are often overwhelmed with how to plan to keep everything exciting until school starts again.Here are a few additional ideas for kids and the entire family to...