13 Tips for Hiking with Kids

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Enjoying the great outdoors with the family is sometimes easier said than done, especially when you have little ones. You want to share the joys, wonders, and beauties of mother nature in all her beauty with your loved ones but suddenly someone says “I’m tired!,” “I’m hungry!,” “My feet hurt!,” or the dreaded “I want to go HOME!” As parents, we must be prepared for

Getting the Family Together: 6 Things To Do On Family Night

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A family that does activities together stays together.  Plan a number of things to do when all members are gathered together.  In order to keep members engaged, plan a variety of activities and outings.  Here are six that will keep things fresh and family members looking forward to the next gathering.   Take a Hike   Staying active is a proven method of keeping depression

New Year’s Eve Games for Kids

What can you do on New Year’s Eve when you have kids at home? Here are New Year’s Eve Games for kids and people of all ages! New Years Bingo (free printable) from Hip Hip Horray Make a time capsule from a box like Busy Bee Kid’s Crafts Tie your wishes for the new year on the bottom of helium balloons and let them all go at one

6 DIY New Year’s Eve Noise Makers To Make With Kids

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Noise Makers are fun for all ages. It is one of my top 6 things to do on New Year’s Eve. Here are some brilliant ideas for fun DIY New Year’s Eve Noisemakers to make with kids. New Years NoiseMakers! from Alpha Mom DIY New Years Eve shakers for kids from The Centsible Life Bubble wrap noisemaker Play With Me Paper Plate Noise Maker from Kix Water Bottle Noise Makers from Domestic Charm Cute Noisemakers