kids activities

Recipes for Kids

When it comes to their food, kids like to feel in control. Giving children, especially picky eaters, choices about their meals allows them to feel good about what they are eating and have fun and […]


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Ask The Domestic Life Stylist Lisa our resident fine living expert answers your questions each Thursday. Submit a question here. If you are a blogger, this is a great chance to have us feature and […]


50 Indoor Activities for Kids

Keeping kids active indoors on long winter days can be a challenge. I have two little girls, ages 6 and 8, and my twin sister Janice has a 6-year-old girl and a 12-year-old boy. They […]


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I was provided with the Build-A-Bear workshop products and compensated for my time. However, all opinions are my very own. My children have had their fair share of stuffed animals. That seems to be a […]



Hello, 5 Minutes for Mom readers! This is Sarah from Bombshell Bling. I have been crafting up a storm for Valentine’s Day, and I would love for you to pop over to my blog to […]

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Valentines Day Marshmallow Dippers

Hello, 5 Minutes for Mom Readers! This is Sarah from Bombshell Bling, and I am excited to share with you today a recipe for Valentine’s Day Marshmallow Dippers. Marshmallow Dippers are one of my favorite […]


6 Ideas to Entertain Kids when the Weather Is Cold

Rainy days, wind storms, snow, freezing temperatures… Sometimes outdoor play is not an option for your kids. With winter comes the challenge of entertaining our little ones indoors. Although kids love the freedom that being […]


how to keep kids motivated

I hope that everyone had a wonderful break and are rested and ready to begin the next semester of school. Whether your child is in kindergarten, in high school or anywhere in-between, that first day […]

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5 Minutes for Mom contributor, Jenny Nanninga, shares her experience with a new learning app for preschool age children. We received a download code to test the app and were compensated. As always, our opinions […]


Preschool Winter Activities

Looking for something new to do with your child this winter? Here are five activities that are sure to cure your cabin fever!   Homemade Bird Feeders: A great way to teach children about science […]