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11 St. Patrick’s Day Handprint Crafts | Activity Plan

11 St. Patrick's Day handprint crafts, easy, fun activities with lesson plan. St. Patrick's Day handprint crafts can include shamrocks, leprechauns, pots o' gold, glitter, and rainbows. Challenge: children design their own St. Patrick's Day handprint pictures, write directions, make gifts for parents, grandparents... ​St. Patrick's Day Handprint Crafts [...]

4 Special Valentines | DIY Chocolate Lovers Valentines

Special Valentines Do children still make special Valentines for their grandparents, parents, friends, and teachers? I'm wondering because Valentines seem to be so over commercialized. Last weekend I walked into a card store with my grandchildren. There, of course, in the center of the entrance was a large display [...]

GRANDPARENTS-GRANDCHILDREN ACTIVITIES | HOW TO CHOOSE

Choosing Grandparents-Grandchildren Activities Needs Think-Ahead Planning Recently, I was asked how do you choose grandparents-grandchildren activities and what makes a good grandparent. So...I did some research. I asked experts...our grandchildren. Here are some honest responses: always there for us unconditional love...especially when your teen grandchild comes with an attitude (her [...]

32 Thanksgiving Turkey Crafts for Kids [Links List]

List: 32 Thanksgiving Turkey Crafts for Kids [links] to enjoy along with popular post 32 Fun Thanksgiving Poems for Kids (Thanksgiving turkey themed poems) To go along with my popular 32 Fun Thanksgiving Poems for Kids (mostly Thanksgiving turkey themed poems), I'm sharing with you 32 Thanksgiving Turkey Crafts for [...]

13 Scary Children’s Halloween Poems | Party Ideas

13 spooky, creepy children's Halloween poems add to the fun for a Halloween themed party or sleepover the weekend before Halloween...with links to more Halloween party ideas below. Children are already excited about the spookiest holiday celebration and the thrill of wearing their Halloween costume, whether it be ghoulish or [...]

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9 Memorial Day Activities To Make Your Day Memorable

...Memorial Day remains one of America's most cherished patriotic observances. The spirit of this day has not changed - it remains a day to honor those who died defending our freedom and democracy. Doc Hastings Memorial Day Activities Made Memorable Have we lost the true meaning of Memorial Day? For [...]

2017-09-07T00:05:38+00:00 By |Categories: Memorial Day|0 Comments

Teddy Bear Picnic Party Treats

Teddy Bear Day Picnic Party Have a Teddy Bear Picnic Party with special Teddy Bear treats. Make a memory with your kids or grandkids. Perhaps it's Teddy Bear's birthday soon! Schools may celebrate Teddy Bear Day on September 9, but that's not the only day you can have Teddy Bear fun...Invite your [...]

Heart Handprint Gift | DIY Handpainted Plate

Heart Handprint Gift Valentine's Day is the next fun gift-giving holiday. The fun in this heart handprint gift for a Valentine's Day gift is that your children can make a gift that will display the love for all to see for many years. It will truly be come a keepsake. [...]

National Parks Week: 3 Ways to Enjoy – Air Wick, Disney, Honest Tea

National Parks Week To celebrate National Parks Week, all 401 National Parks have free admission and events planned. Can you name the names of the 401 National Parks? I certainly can't, and if I did then this post would be too long. If I've peaked your curiousity, the National Park [...]

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Irish Ancestors Bring Surprises – Find Yours

Celebrate St. Patrick's Day by searching for Irish ancestors. If you hurry, Ancestry.com will let you search their Irish databases for free from now until the end of St. Patrick's Day. Irish Ancestors in Your Closet On St. Patrick's Day, everyone is Irish. Who knows, you may really have some Irish ancestors [...]

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