Kids Activities & Education


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 […]


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 […]


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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Writer, Sarah Normandie has an easy #DIY Summer Bucket List for you. Looking for some fun, low cost ideas for the kids this summer? Want to keep a list of ideas on hand for those […]



Teresa from Tiaras & Tantrums, a 5 Minutes for Mom contributor, shares her views on Ivy Kids kits in this sponsored post.  Our writers are compensated, but all opinions remain their own. Do you want […]


Summer Reading Logo

This post is part of a sponsored program with Scholastic, but Jennifer D. loves to encourage reading, so her thoughts are her own. Summer is here for us in Texas, evidenced by the heat and […]


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 […]


Summer Bingo Game with Free Printable / by 5MinutesForMom #freeprintable #summergame #bingo

Danielle Reeves, 5 Minutes for Mom contributor, made a fun, free printable to help keep your kids busy this summer… Ladies, can I just tell you how annoying summer vacation has already been so far? Seriously, […]

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battle for Wondla

The Search for WondLa is a 3-book series by Tony DiTerlizzi (author of The Spiderwick Chronicles). A Hero for WondLa is the finale in the trilogy and has just been published and released on audiobook. […]


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Jenny Nanninga, 5 Minutes for Mom contributor, is here to share her insights into Crayola Color, Draw and Sing App. While we were compensated to write this post, our writers views and opinions remain her […]