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Teach Typing Skills to Your Kids for Free with KidzType Games

Teach Typing Skills to Your Kids for Free with KidzType Games

When my six year old daughter told me that she wanted to start her own blog I was both excited and a little bit nervous.  I knew that it would be a great experience for her to have her own online journal, and I knew that she was absolutely capable, but I wasn’t sure...

100 Conversation Starters for Kids

100 Conversation Starters for Kids

Sometimes, as parents, we get into a monotonous and very robotic way of interacting with our kids.  You want them to feel loved and connected, but are out of creative things to talk about.  You ask the same, old questions and they give you the same, old answers. ...

Sunflower House Decoupage Flower Vase

Sunflower House Decoupage Flower Vase

Most kids I know love flowers.  And you really can't blame them.  Flowers are so intricately made and each season (where we live) brings amazing blooms.  For this month's Nature Book Club, we set out to learn about prairie flowers.  It just so happens that one of my...

A Happy Home:  What it REALLY Takes

A Happy Home: What it REALLY Takes

When I started to think about writing a 31-day series on household happiness ( 31 Days to Household Happiness), I had to brainstorm what my idea of a happy home was.  I came up with a list of things that I believe contribute to a happy and peaceful home. The series...