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20 Fantastic Jellyfish Activities for All Ages

Kids Activities Blog 7/26 1:00P Arena
Many of you have taken a vacation to the beach this summer, so how about a round up of 20 fantastic jellyfish activities !  When we go to the aquarium we try to plan some activities for afterwards,...

H is for Hippo. Letter H craft

Kids Activities Blog 7/26 4:00A Birute Efe
Our Fun With Letters series has been an exciting part of the day for our little learners. Let s continue the fun learning with the letter H and the Hippo we will make out of it. We love making letter...
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Feed the Shark Sensory Bag

Kids Activities Blog 7/25 4:00A Arena
We are having so much fun with these Shark Week activities for kids ! Today, we re sharing how to make a Feed the Shark Sensory Bag. We love sensory bags for kids because they are a fun way to explore...

Tips for Making Great Essential Oil Blends

Kids Activities Blog 7/24 7:00A Brittany Kelly
Are you thinking about experimenting with essential oils? Perhaps one of the most intimidating things about essential oil blends is not knowing which ones to pair together. Creating your own essential...

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Explore the Summer of American Democracy at the Jefferson DC

Dallas Single Mom 7/27 7:07A Teia Collier
Dallas Single Mom It s a great time to travel, explore and fall in love with America again.  Also with the political climate, it s a fantastic time to share with your kids the history of America, some...

Ten Months and April is Coming!

Rise and Shine Girl Blog 7/26 4:01P riseandshinegirl
Sitting there counting it out on my hands I looked up at her and said, “ten months”. Then counting out ten months from the beginning of the last time, I landed on April. APRIL...

Frontgate Opens Luxury Home Retail Destination at Legacy West

Dallas Single Mom 7/26 8:15A Teia Collier
Dallas Single Mom Dallas Single Mom co-owner enjoying the gorgeous blues at Frontgate Legacy West. Last week, we had the pleasure of attending a pre-opening sneak peek at the new flagship Frontgate...

5 Ways to Pick the Perfect Flea Market Piece

7 on a Shoestring 7/26 7:41A Staci Salazar
Even before we moved, we started going to flea markets and antique shops looking for pieces for our new house. I love old pieces with a bit of history to them. The worn...

Road Trip Snack Box

The Nerd's Wife 7/26 5:49A Arena Blake
During the summer, it seems like my family is always on the go. And one of my biggest struggles is making sure we have healthy snacks in the car. That’s why I’m so excited to partner with Juicy Juice...

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ReStarting the Back to School Routines!

My Crazy Savings 7/25 10:05A Courtney Solstad
It s almost time to restart the back to school routines! For us summer can feel a little free and my kids know our rules are a tad flexible for a few months. When August hits,...

Going offline for Family Time

My Crazy Savings 7/16 4:33A Courtney Solstad
I wanted to post a quick update and let you know that I am going offline for the next week. You won t see posts from me on this blog or social media during that time. I am...

Family Fun: Yummy Hawaiian Falls Eats

My Crazy Savings 7/15 10:10A Courtney Solstad
I am a Hawaiian Falls Mom blogger and have partnered with them to bring you this post! We go to Hawaiian Falls at least once a week! It s not too far from our house and my...

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Summer of Mentorship [Week Four] :: Susan Seay

God Centered Mom 7/23 7:10P Heather MacFadyen--interviews Sh
You see her speaking in a sweet singing voice to her children. Or her perfectly decorated, should-be-in-a-magazine, home. Or her children in matching holiday attire, hands to themselves and smiling...

Summer of Mentorship [Week Three] :: Jeannie Cunnion

God Centered Mom 7/16 7:47P Heather MacFadyen--interviews Sh
You and I want to be good moms sooooo badly. And yet, the desire to be good and perfect frequently sabotages our goal. We know we should show ourselves, and our kids, grace. Yet, we struggle to...

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7 Days in Nevis

Crafty Texas Girls 7/25 10:30P Samantha Conner
Each year, my husband s company takes the top performers on a once in a lifetime vacation to celebrate their accomplishments. And this year- Jeff s hard work earned us a trip to Nevis! I had never...

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The Treehouse: Family Room Redesign

Design Mom 7/27 6:00A Design Mom
Are you ready? It s before and after time! I could not be more excited to share this Family Room redesign with you. I worked with Room & Board to transform the space and I am absolutely joyful about...

Is This Long-Standing Scouting Tradition Ruined?

Design Mom 7/26 9:06A Design Mom
I m getting lots of emails from Design Mom readers who want to discuss the President s remarks at the National Boy Scout Jamboree. I d like to discuss this topic too. For those who aren t sure what I...

Wednesday's Child: Angel

Rage Against the Minivan 7/26 9:00A (lunareece)
Every Wednesday I feature a child recently highlighted by a local Wednesday's Child newscast to share the stories of children from around the country who are waiting for a...

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