Children

Painting with Preschool Children

Preschoolers love to get messy and explore, to be creative and express their imaginations. Paint is the perfect medium for various projects and learning activities for kids ages 3 to 5. 10 Fun Ideas for […]

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summer camp tips

Whether it’s day camp, VBS or a sleepaway setup, summer camp is a big deal for your little one. If this is her first year, she could be slightly anxious at the thought of being […]

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This post is written and photographed by Janice Croze, co-founder of 5 Minutes for Mom, and is sponsored by the fabulous folks at Minted. Learning to write well and communicate effectively is critical for our […]

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Keep Kids Secure Online and at School

I’m a member of Master Lock’s Live Secure Safety Squad and have been compensated for my time in writing this post. To keep our kids safe in this digital age, we need to teach them […]

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Top 4 Chapter Book Series for Girls

Julia and Sophia love books with strong leading characters who are girls. These are their favorite chapter book series… Note: This post contains Amazon affiliate links. #1 – Junie B. Jones My girls screamed laughing […]

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Spa Day for Kids

Our girls LOVE to play “spa”. Pretending to pamper and be pampered at a spa ranks as one of their favorite activities. While they’ve been playing spa for a couple years, now that Julia is […]

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Pet Rock Kids Craft

Kids bored? Playdate coming over? Rainy weekend? If you need a fun kids activity that takes almost no planning, but will keep your children happily entertained for a nice chunk of time, here is an […]

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Anna here to talk about an innovative doll from Arklu to send a positive message to girls everywhere. Body image is a huge issue with girls. Today’s media images of perfection and sexiness have girls […]

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Give your kids tools to express their faith in creative ways with Faith that Sticks! This post is written by Janice Croze, co-founder of 5 Minutes for Mom, and is part of a sponsored campaign […]

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Julia watching Disneynature BEARS

You and your family will be truly touched by the amazing story of Disneynature BEARS. My girls and I were lucky enough to see an advance screening during the Disney Social Media Moms Celebration. I […]

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