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2012

As we close the chapter that is 2011, I wanted to take a second to share a few ideas from last week's link-up.  Enjoy the remaining hours of 2011! Creekside Learning shares some fun ways to ring in 2012! Looking for a fun sensory tub idea?  Tot Treasures shares a fun idea for making a cupcake sensory tub! Did you know that December 21st was National Flashlight Day?  I didn't either! … [ Keep reading… ]

Top Eleven in ’11: #2

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For the eleven days remaining in 2011, I’ll be counting down the most popular posts of the year.  The posts you see have had the most visits according to Google Analytics. Here’s #2… Homemade Liquid Laundry Soap I call this post the 'Pinterest sensation'.  If I ever doubted the effects that Pinterest could have on my traffic, this post has reassured me that Pinterest is, in fact, a great … [ Keep reading… ]

The ’15 Minutes Outside’ Challenge

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  I just started reading 15 Minutes Outside by Rebecca P. Cohen.  I planned on doing a book review but instead, I'm turning it into a challenge...for myself and for whomever else would like to join in! The challenge is this:  During the month of January, our goal is to spend at least 15 minutes outside each day. I know what you're thinking.  "Couldn't you have chosen a month that … [ Keep reading… ]

Top Eleven in ’11: #3

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For the eleven days remaining in 2011, I’ll be counting down the most popular posts of the year.  The posts you see have had the most visits according to Google Analytics. Here’s #3… Homemade Natural Mosquito Spray We used this homemade natural mosquito spray last summer and it worked wonderfully!   We have a pond in our backyard, so mosquitos are definitely a problem for us! Find out how … [ Keep reading… ]

Transitions

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Guest Post by Carolynn of My Little Bit of Life What are transitions? Transitions are the little pieces of time when changing from one activity to another. As adults, we often know how much time we have to complete an activity.  We know that we will need to leave in five minutes or that dinner will be ready in fifteen minutes.  We can then decide how best to use the time to prepare for the next … [ Keep reading… ]

Top Eleven in ’11: #4

homemade finger paint

For the eleven days remaining in 2011, I’ll be counting down the most popular posts of the year.  The posts you see have had the most visits according to Google Analytics. Here’s #4… Homemade Finger Paint This recipe for homemade finger paint costs less than 50 cents to make and isn't harmful if a little ends up in your child's mouth! Head on over to find out how to make your own … [ Keep reading… ]