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Amber W. is our winner to our Irvine Park Railroad giveaway and Janice D. is our winner for our Etnies Scout Shoes giveaway! Congratulations ladies! Please, contact me w/ in the next 48 hrs. After 48hrs, these prizes will expire.My ...

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More Giveaways are on their way!

More Giveaways are on their way!

Some include: Disney on Ice, Harlem Globetrotters, Day out with Thomas, Triple Quick Popsicle Maker & more!If you have any requests, please leave a comment below and I will do my best to get that giveaway!

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Pumpkin Shaped Crispy Rice Treats

Pumpkin Shaped Crispy Rice Treats

Crispy Rice treats are a hit all year round. At this time of year, shaping them into pumpkins makes for a fun activity. To make approximately four dozen bite sized pumpkins you will need: Approximately 6 cups Crispy Rice Cereal ...

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Win a $100 Toys R Us gift card!

Win a $100 Toys R Us gift card!

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Apple Pie Smoothie

Apple Pie Smoothie

Breakfast is a struggle in my house. The kids can never decide what they want. Once they do, they take forever to eat and we are rushing out the door. Then I realize that I neglected to eat breakfast myself!To ...

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Super Soccer Stars

Super Soccer Stars

My four year old son is taking Super Soccer Stars classes at IVC and he absolutely LOVES it. All week long he asks "How many more days till I have my soccer class?" it has been a great way for ...

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Macaroni Made: Pencil Magnets

Macaroni Made: Pencil Magnets

Supply lists. Permission Forms. Calendars. Artwork. A new school year inevitably brings with it stacks of paper that busy families need to keep track of. Keep the most important ones in plain sight with a school-themed magnet for your refrigerator ...

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$100 Toys R Us Gift Card Giveaway!

$100 Toys R Us Gift Card Giveaway!

Who wants to win $100 Gift Card to Toys R Us??? Subscribe to our FREE e-newsletter and comment below this saying "I want to win!" and then click the link below to get more entries in! Be sure to like ...

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Invite the Switch Witch Over This Halloween

Invite the Switch Witch Over This Halloween

Does the Switch Witch visit your home on Halloween? Wait. What? You've never met the Switch Witch? Well, let's take a few minutes to introduce her so that she can make a stop at your house this year! On Halloween ...

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Super Soccer Stars

Super Soccer Stars More locations in Orange County! Fall soccer is here and Super Soccer Stars is back with more locations in Orange County! Click the links below to see Fall schedules. Costa Mesa - TBD Harbor Day School -; ...

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"Connect the Webs" Halloween Activity

"Connect the Webs" Halloween Activity

This activity is an easy addition to a classroom party or even an afternoon at home! Here's what you need: Pieces of paper Black marker 3 pieces of Halloween candy for each activity sheet Here's what you do: Create 3 ...

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5 Legitimately Funny Books to Read  with Your Kids

5 Legitimately Funny Books to Read with Your Kids

Brought to you by Brightly, a new resource to help parents grow readers.How many kids' books have ever made you straight up LOL? I can't count all the great children's books that have made me smile or even tear up ...

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Corn Dog Muffins

Corn Dog Muffins

With all the carnivals and fairs happening this season, you and your kids have probably eaten your share of Corn Dogs. The ever popular hot dog on a stick, covered in a corn batter, and fried may not be the ...

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Halloween Hand Puppet: Frankenstein

Halloween Hand Puppet: Frankenstein

Your child's imagination will come to life as you create fun holiday-themed puppets and use them to tell your own spooky stories. These instructions will guide you in the creation of the creepy monster, Frankenstein, but you could use similar ...

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Halloween Popcorn Balls: Get ready for the holiday

Halloween Popcorn Balls: Get ready for the holiday

Who doesn't enjoy popcorn? And at Halloween time it is even a bigger pleasure when we have a sweeter version…popcorn balls! As moms, we are used to preparing treats for the classroom, giveaways at holiday parties, etc. Put a smile ...

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Teal Pumpkins Promote a Happy Halloween for All!

Teal Pumpkins Promote a Happy Halloween for All!

With food allergies on the rise, more and more children are unable to participate in trick-or-treating activities. One way that you can include all children in the Halloween tradition is to place a teal pumpkin outside of your house, signifying ...

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How to Make a Balloon Topiary

How to Make a Balloon Topiary

Balloon Topiary - group balloons and ribbon streamers and attach to a dowel and push into the ground. SUPER easy decoration for the backyard.

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Make your own slime to clean or for the kids to play with!

Make your own slime to clean or for the kids to play with!

Make your own slime to clean those hard to reach crevices and more. If you get it on your clothes our carpet, don't worry,vinegar will dissolve it and voila!Here are the ingredients:---Liquid starch (1/2 cup) Sta- Flo can be found ...

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Perfect Picnic Peanut Butter Brownie Cupcakes

Perfect Picnic Peanut Butter Brownie Cupcakes

Summer is full of get-togethers with family and friends - picnics, pool parties, potlucks - and most require that you to "bring a dish to pass." Like most busy families, you're probably looking for a dish that the guests will ...

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Planning the Perfect Picnic

Planning the Perfect Picnic

Step up your alfresco dining with our ultimate picnic menu and tips. Start the picnic right by packing your basket with precision. Use stackable containers for each dish and make sure to pack enough plates, napkins and cutlery to go ...

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Summer Dessert Recipe: Banana Boats

Summer Dessert Recipe: Banana Boats

"Banana boats" are a great summer dessert to make while camping or for a summer evening right in your own backyard. Make them over a campfire, on the grill or in the oven. Any way you choose to make them, ...

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Teaching Kids the Importance of Volunteering

Teaching Kids the Importance of Volunteering

Giving back is one of the greatest gifts a person can experience, seeing first-hand how your time, expertise or effort can help make the lives of others better. Instilling that knowledge in children at an early age is a great ...

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What if $21 Could Keep Your Kid Safer?

What if $21 Could Keep Your Kid Safer?

Quick! Ask your kids what your name is. Did they say “mama”? Do they know your phone number? If 7 out of 10 kids get lost in their lives, chances are that your little one will go missing at some ...

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No Sweat: Facts About Perspiration

No Sweat: Facts About Perspiration

LEARN MORE ABOUT WHAT CAUSES SWEAT AND HOW TO STOP WETNESS AND ODOR WHAT IS SWEAT?It's a fluid made up of water, salt and potassium. Sweat can also contain fats and proteins.WHY DO WE PERSPIRE?Perspiration is the body's built-in cooling ...

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Five Beauty Tips for Travelers

Five Beauty Tips for Travelers

Whether you're traveling for work or play, you don't have space for your entire wardrobe or time for your full beauty routine. Here's how to simplify and still stay gorgeous. So pack light and relax! MINIMIZE MAKE-UPStreamline your makeup kit ...

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Make Your Own Patriotic Ice Pops!

Make Your Own Patriotic Ice Pops!

Homemade Patriotic Ice Pops are a fun and easy way to celebrate the summer holidays with your kids. And they are not only fun to make, they are also fun to eat!These red, white and blue treats only take three ...

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Preserve the Bounty of Summer

Preserve the Bounty of Summer

ENJOY THE GREAT TASTE OF SUMMER ALL YEAR LONG! TRY THESE DELICIOUS WAYS TO PRESERVE SOME OF THE SEASON'S HARVEST.BERRIESFreeze them!The easiest way to preserve summer berries is to freeze them. Wash and drain the fresh berries. Then, freeze in ...

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Springtime Butterfly Art Project

Springtime Butterfly Art Project

These cute little butterflies are lots of fun to make and are a great way for you and your mini-macaronis to celebrate spring! Supplies: Card stock Water color paint and brushes or dot paints Glue Scissors Brightly colored ribbon or ...

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Is a CSA Right for your Family?

Is a CSA Right for your Family?

Considering a CSA for your family, but not sure what you get with the commitment? Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) is a great way to buy super-fresh, local produce directly from the farmer that grew it. If you are a family ...

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April Showers Bring May Flowers

April Showers Bring May Flowers

You can really have fun with this craft. There are countless items from your craft cabinet you can pull out and substitute for items seen in this photo. To make this craft: Materials: Construction paper, 2 different colors 3 pipe ...

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Welcome the Birds to Your Backyard!

Welcome the Birds to Your Backyard!

In anticipation of Spring, we are ready to see more birds in our backyard. So, to let them know they are welcome, we crafted bird feeders for our tree.By recycling a simple household item - toilet paper rolls - we ...

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Michaels Kids Club

Michaels Kids Club

I don't know about you but, I don't have too much free time and when I do, I like to be creative and work on crafts and projects. My kids also love to do crafts and projcts whenever they are ...

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Pirate's Dinner Show

Pirate's Dinner Show

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