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7 Tips for a Safe, Socially Distanced Halloween

7 Tips for a Safe, Socially Distanced Halloween

By Aly Yale / October 26, 2020
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Somehow, it’s October already, and despite the pandemic that’s still raging on around us, Halloween is fast approaching. If you have kids, that brings up new and unprecedented concerns. Should you chance it and let them do their typical trick-or-treating?…

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7 Yummy Fall Recipes to Make with the Kids

By Aly Yale / October 23, 2020
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If your kids are anything like mine, they love to help in the kitchen. But finding recipes they’re interested in (and won’t mess up)? That can be difficult. Fortunately, I’ve got you covered. Need something to do with the kiddos…

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12 Fun Fall Activities To Do With Your Kids at Home

By Aly Yale / October 12, 2020
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Tired of hearing “I’m bored” from those kiddos stuck at home? Then you’re in luck. Autumn is here, and with it comes a whole slew of fun, fall activities to keep them entertained. From jumping in leaf piles to decorating…

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How to Get Your Kids Ready for Back to School During COVID-19

By Aly Yale / August 20, 2020
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The summer is coming to a close, and the school year is quickly approaching. Though some of that schooling might occur at home or via a computer screen, prepping your kids early is still critical — at least if you…

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How to Prepare Your Kids for a Move

By Tara Mastroeni / August 5, 2020
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Moving can be hard for anyone, even fully-grown adults, which is why it’s no surprise that moving can be especially tough for children. As a parent, you likely want to do all that you can to make the transition easier…

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Kids Home for Summer? 8 Ways to Keep the House Clean

By Aly Yale / July 16, 2020
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Keeping the house clean is never easy — but when the kids are home for summer (or indefinitely due to COVID)? Then a neat and tidy house is harder to come by than ever. Fortunately, a little creativity can help…

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10 Summer Activities for Kids That You Haven’t Thought of Yet

By Aly Yale / July 6, 2020
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It’s that time of year: the time when school’s out, the kids are “bored,” and you’re just plain out of ideas for constructive activities. Fortunately, we have you covered. Are you stuck on what to entertain the kiddos with this…

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6 Creative Ways to Celebrate Your 2020 Graduate

6 Creative Ways to Celebrate Your 2020 Graduate

By Tara Mastroeni / May 13, 2020
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It’s officially graduation season, but for many 2020 graduates, their celebrations aren’t turning out the way that they’d hoped. However, even if you’re unable to have an official ceremony or a big party, you can still make this time special…

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How to Create the Perfect Learning Space for Your Kids

By Aly Yale / April 20, 2020
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The right environment is critical to learning — whether it be full-time homeschooling or just a quick study session.  But setting up that perfect learning space? That’s harder than it looks, especially if you’re short on square footage (or design…

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home improvement projects with kids

Stuck at Home? 4 Easy Home Improvement Projects to Do with the Kids

By Aly Yale / April 6, 2020
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Want to spruce up your house but need to keep the little ones entertained while you do it? Just get them involved. While you probably can’t give them a hammer or expect them to apply wallpaper evenly in your dining…

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