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HAPPY Holidays: Christmas Gift Tags from Your Child’s Artwork!

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Hello, friends! I'm Kierste, the girl behind the blog Simply Kierste, and I'm delighted to be here today! I love doing projects with my kids, and this not only includes them, but highlights their creations. Yesterday afternoon I asked my kids to draw me some Christmas pictures--anything they wanted. We brought out the markers and the white paper, and they went to town. I took their artwork, and … [Read more...]

Count Up To Christmas Interactive Advent Calendar – FREE Printables!

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I got a little carried away with the FloraCraft Challenge this month. Here's another project I made using their foam. I love advent calendars. I have a ceramic set that is beautiful and since it's breakable I don't let my kids play with it. So I thought it would be fun to create an advent calendar that kids can play with and interact with. How it works is I print and cut out each advent … [Read more...]

10 Minute Gift Idea – Tic Tac Toe Game!

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Each month, FloraCraft has sent me a lovely box of foam and craft goodies (and thanks to them for sponsoring the post!).  This month they asked me to create a little gift idea. I thought it would be fun to make a little gift that's so fast and easy to make. And my kids loved playing with it!! This is a super easy and fun gift idea. Here's how to make it: … [Read more...]

Easy Candy Halloween Treats

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Hi All! It's Taryn from Design, Dining and Diapers and I'm kicking off the week with some Easy Candy Halloween Treats! Halloween is such a fun time of year get creative with your kids and have a little treat too! I see so many festive snack ideas out there but I really wanted something that was kid friendly and easy for my 3 year old to help with Using basic items that can be found around … [Read more...]

Happy Birthday Waffle Crepes! (And Free Printables!)

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I shared last week that my daughter's Sweet 16th birthday is coming up soon. I've been trying to think of a fun idea for a party. And I was thinking a Happy Birthday Waffle Bar would be fun, using cake mix for the batter. I think stacking the waffles up like a birthday cake is fun, but I also thought it might be festive to make some waffle crepes. And then her friends can add whatever kind … [Read more...]

DIY Magnetic Tangrams

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Hi everyone! It's Holly from My Sister's Suitcase. Do you guys remember tangrams? I loved creating different objects and animals from tangram puzzle pieces as a child. Recently, I've been loving the clean lines and geometric design possibilities of these shapes. I've been thinking about creating a huge set of wooden tangrams for my kids, and with school starting next week, I thought it would be … [Read more...]

Back-to-School Hair Tips! #NoMoreTangles

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With three daughters, back-to-school and school days were always a last-minute rush for hairstyles.  Especially when the girls were younger, mornings before school were a recipe for hair disaster! Even then, I swore by the JOHNSON’S® NO MORE TANGLES® products. My girls have thick hair, and if we didn't keep it healthy, we were in for some work!  Luckily, the tips I gave new moms … [Read more...]

Free Back To School Printable

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Hi All! It’s Taryn again from Design, Dining and Diapers and it’s always an honor to be at TT&J for the day. So who is ready for school to start? Or have your kiddos already headed back to the books? With the start of a fresh new school year, it’s a good time to encourage kids to stay on track with homework so I am providing you with a FREE BACK TO SCHOOL PRINTABLE to say just that. When … [Read more...]

DIY Homework Stations

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Hello to all Tatertots and Jello readers!  I am beyond excited to have the opportunity to visit with you, today.  My name is Elizabeth and I blog over at A Cup, A Cup.  I am a stay-at-home mom of three, ages 9, 6, and 4.  Homeschooling our children keeps me busy, busy, busy.  Getting to spend time with you is definitely a highlight for my blog and myself.  I have been dancing around on cloud nine, … [Read more...]

Back To School Printable Interviews (K-12th Grade)

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Hello, everyone! SO happy to be back this month with another really fun free printable (or 26!) for you. I'm Kiki from Kiki and Company and am so excited to be here. It is Back to School time. Can you believe it?! This year, I have a 5th grader, a 3rd grader and a kindergartener starting school. They are SO excited to start and when I thought about the changes they have made over the last few … [Read more...]