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Over 150 Handmade Christmas Gifts Kids Can Make

Posted by on Nov 30, 2014

Over 150 Handmade Christmas Gifts Kids Can Make

Nothing is more rewarding for an adult than receiving a heartfelt, handmade gift from a child. Yes, there’s more than just Christmas ornaments! Matter of fact, we have over 150 of them! The Crafty Crow’s list – a great site for kids crafts 40+ gifts that kids can make and adults will really use – excellent compilation! Martha Stewart’s list – it’s MARTHA STEWART! You can’t go wrong. Easy Holiday gifts – simple recipes they’ll love making and giving Last but not least – about.com’s massive archive of 100 Homemade Gift...

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40 Awesome Gifts to Make for Boys

Posted by on Nov 28, 2014

40 Awesome Gifts to Make for Boys

Laurie at Tip Junkie has compiled some of the cutest, USEFUL gifts you can craft for boys. From card table forts to teepees, she tells you step by step how to make them.  In addition to these 40, they’ve stockpiled a database of hundreds of other crafts perfect for boys. Christmas is only three weeks away – better get to it! Share it!Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new...

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What NOT to Buy on Black Friday

Posted by on Nov 26, 2014

What NOT to Buy on Black Friday

We realize some people have made Black Friday shopping a family tradition and we respect your right to set up camp outside Best Buy. But having an online store ourselves, we are die hard believers in the convenience of skipping the crowds and having the items shipped right to your door. We’ve yet to be trampled trying to get the season’s hottest item off our doorstep. We admit, there are some great deals out there, but there are some things you shouldn’t buy on Black Friday.  Here’s the rundown according to NBC. The most popular items tend to be electronics. Two...

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Teaching Kids the Power of Gratitude

Posted by on Nov 23, 2014

What if I told you you could boost your career, live happier, be healthier and improve your relationships with one small change?  It’s true! That change is being more grateful for what you have (something we tend to forget after Thanksgiving). The power of gratitude reaches beyond religion. It’s a mindset that impacts every aspect of your life and even those around you. The Happier Human shows us 31 benefits of gratitude (backed by science!). Wouldn’t you want to pass this gift on to the most important asset on your gratitude list  – your children?  Here are three...

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He’s Got a Point

Posted by on Nov 21, 2014

He’s Got a Point

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A Kid-Friendly Thanksgiving menu

Posted by on Nov 20, 2014

Thanksgiving is next week and some kids are picky when it comes to the traditional favorites. Parents magazine gives you some unique kid-friendly recipes to add variety to their menu. Check out the full list here. Share it!Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new...

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