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Links to How to Make an Epic Pillow Fort For At-Home Adventuring (+ Printable Themes!) article

How to Make an Epic Pillow Fort For At-Home Adventuring (+ Printable Themes!)

A pillow fort is a low-cost activity that is fun to build and creates a safe, creative space for you and your family to enjoy. Whether you’re looking for a way to pass time on a rainy day or create a warm, inviting atmosphere away from the heat or cold outside, a pillow fort is

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240 Care Package Ideas for Everyone In Your Life

A care package is a great way to let someone know you’re thinking about them. Whether you’re far apart or close together, a care package is a valuable and thoughtful gift that is both personal and practical. These gifts can be personalized to the recipient’s interests or life needs, making it a great option for

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105 Low-Spend Bored Jar Ideas for Kids (+ Free Printables)

“I’m bored!:” a dreaded phrase for many parents.  Between summertime and social distancing, it’s easy for kids to start feeling bored or like they’re running out ways to occupy their time. That’s where a bored jar comes in. As the name suggests, a bored jar is a place children can go to find inspiration for

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18 At-Home Staycation Ideas for Every Couple (+ Free Printables)

Looking for a break from the everyday, but don’t have the time (or the budget) for a weekend getaway? A staycation could be the budget-friendly — but still indulgent — break you’re looking for.  Just like the name implies, a staycation is a break from reality that you can enjoy from the comfort of your

Links to How to Create a DIY At-Home Summer Camp (+ Free Printables) article

How to Create a DIY At-Home Summer Camp (+ Free Printables)

Summer camps provide great opportunities for children to get outside, explore their surroundings, and learn how to survive in the wild — or just have fun and socialize. There are plenty of options for day and sleepaway camps in many different parts of the country.  However, some of these camps can be cost-prohibitive. Prices range

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Celebrate Mother’s Day By Making A Family Tree (+ Free Printables!)

As Mother’s Day approaches, we find ourselves reflecting on the importance of family. Family — blood or chosen — ties us together and helps us develop meaningful relationships with the world around us.  But what should you do if you want to learn more about your family history? A family tree is a great place

Links to Survey: Majority of Americans don’t think it’s necessary to ask for permission to post a child’s photo — despite the risks article

Survey: Majority of Americans don’t think it’s necessary to ask for permission to post a child’s photo — despite the risks

It isn’t uncommon to scroll through social media and see a new mom posting photos of her baby, or a few shots of a family’s vacation. As social media has integrated itself into nearly every part of our lives, many are inclined to post photos of their day-to-day –– and for parents, that includes their

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Coronavirus and Your Kids

The news can be scary for grownups. But for children, who may struggle to understand what’s happening, it can be terrifying. They’re hearing about death counts and quarantines. Their routines, interactions, and schedules may be in chaos. But honesty and information management on the part of parents can help kids maintain a sense of safety

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The Sandwich Generation’s Guide to Managing Stress and Finances

Caring for aging parents and young children can be extremely rewarding, but the act itself can be challenging — especially when caring for both at once. As life expectancy increases and millennials struggle to achieve financial independence from their parents, an increasing number of middle-aged individuals find themselves in the difficult situation of having to