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How to Teach Kids to Recycle

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Taking care of the earth is a huge responsibility, but it doesn’t have to be overwhelming or daunting to teach your kids about recycling! While recycling is just one part of becoming an environmentally friendly family, it’s a great way to instill positive habits in your kids. Even really small changes can make a big impact over time. [Edit]Steps [Edit]Introducing Your Kids to Recycling Watch recycling programming online with your kid. Sites like PBSkids.org have lots of great videos about recycling that feature your kid’s favorite characters, like Daniel the Tiger, Curious George, Cat in the Hat, and the Wild...

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GeekMom: Remote School: How Week 1 Went for Us

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School has popped back in session for my kids. Last Spring, our 4th quarter was handled a lot more casually than some schools. Our kids had already covered the standards for the year, and while work was sent, there were no regular live lessons or things being turned in. Right now, in our area, all kids are doing remote learning until at least the middle of September, depending on the trend our local COVID numbers take. Monday morning was our first day back to school for A (fourth grade) and W (first grade). Weekend Preparation We keep these supplies right...

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How Organize Games And Puzzles the Easy Way

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How to organize games and puzzles so you never lose a piece again.  Ask any mom or dad for that matter, which is one of the trickiest things to organize and they will tell you. Whether you have children or not, games can quickly multiply from 1 Monopoly to over 30 random versions of Life. Wait, doesn’t everyone have Shrek Life and Pirates of the Caribbean Life?     If you are like me then you may just have a precariously tall stack of games that threatens to tumble every time you go into your closet or attic. And no...

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Personalized Back to School Folders with the Cricut Joy

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Make these Personalized Back to School Folders with the Cricut Joy to keep your school supplies organized. This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Cricut. All opinions are 100% mine. As I said in my last post, I am having a hard time coming to terms with being a “homeschool mom.” I’m glad I have the support of our school system, so all I need to do is stay organized. Easier said than done…but I have the Cricut Joy to help me out with these Personalized Back to School Folders. I big heart eyes love my...

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75 Crafts to Make and Sell For Extra Money

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Start selling what you make with these easy crafts to make and sell. Looking for creative ways to make some extra cash this year? Try these quick and easy DIY projects to have some fun and make extra money from home at the same time. What better a creative way to make extra money than by selling some easy DIY ideas you made? When I was looking for stuff to make and sell online, things to sell on Etsy and at craft fairs, I made this list. I wanted to share it with you since I learned quite a bit...

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