Fun Fabulous Friday

For most of us summer is almost over and the kids are on their way back to school. However, there are still a few weeks left for others. One fun summer activity that can help entertain your kids is to set up a backyard camp.   Plan a camp that will last for three or four […]

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Make it Monday

Most of you have probably seen the melted crayon posters that people are making. It seems that they are extremely popular in my Facebook feed and on Pinterest. I actually bought extra boxes of crayons when I did my back to school shopping just so the boys and I could make them. If you haven’t […]

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Fun Fabulous Friday

With this being said, I used to teach preschool and have tons of fun ideas for things to do….for preschoolers. My boys are now 11 and 6 and finding entertainment that suits both of them can be a little bit tricky, especially when you are on a tight budget! Here are a few things that […]

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Make it Monday

  Do your kids love bubbles? Both of my boys love bubbles and the oldest one is 11! While the bubble solution that you can buy at the store is great, sometimes it is fun to make your own. The recipe is actually quite simple and it works just as well as the store bought […]

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Wacky Wednesday

This wacky Wednesday story is something that actually happened to me two weeks ago. Ironically, it even occurred on a Wednesday. My sister-in-law decided to take a spur of the moment trip to St. Louis with our kids. This includes a 13 year old, two 11 year olds, a six year old and a four […]

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Fun Fabulous Friday

Fun Fabulous Friday   Finding cheap and easy things to do with the kids can be difficult. However, if you use your imagination there are many great things that you can do with your kids that really do not cost a whole lot. Here are a couple of outdoor ideas for spending time as a […]

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Fun Fabulous Friday

  Entertaining your kids can become expensive, especially during the long summer months when they are out of school. However, no matter what age of children that you have there are some cheap and easy ways to keep them entertained. Summer Reading Programs Our library as well as many others across the nation offers a […]

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The Magic School Bus is Kickin’ Up a Storm at The Magic House!

What’s fun and educational, all wrapped into one? The Magic House, of course! I love having the ability to take my kids to do something that isn’t just fun, but a learning experience as well. In fact, that is one reason I am happy to live in the St. Louis Metropolitan area because there are […]

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St. Louis Science Center – Don’t Miss these Holidazed Camps or this Deal!

Holidazed Camps – When School’s out the Science Center’s in! If you live in the St. Louis area and you have kids at home, you definitely don’t want to miss this fabulous opportunity with the St. Louis Science Center. My family loves the Science Center because there’s just so much to see and do. With […]

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Make it Monday: Halloween Crafts for Kids

Halloween is one of the best holidays in a child’s eye, so why not make a few fun crafts with your kids to decorate for the day. Here are a few of my favorite Halloween crafts to make with my kids. Footprint Ghosts What you need: • Black construction paper • White paint (glow in […]

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