Thomas Land: 4 Reasons for a Birthday Getaway

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Planning a birthday celebration for your children doesn’t necessarily mean that you have to throw them parties. We’ve opted to swap birthday parties for vacation getaways the last few years because it took the headache out of planning a big event, which usually only last a couple of hours. We recently took a trip to…

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What My Preschooler Learned From Thomas and Friends

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I don’t make a habit out of comparing our two kids. But, it was obvious early on that they have completely different personalities. Our daughter has always been a social butterfly. Her brother, on the other hand, has always been a bit more shy. All he needs are his Thomas and Friends toy trains and…

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How to Blow Up a Balloon Without Your Mouth

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What kid doesn’t love a nice big balloon? But we all know that it can require a lot of effort to blow up a balloon with your mouth. But did you know that you can actually do it without your mouth? It’s true! All you need are a few household items to make it happen. How…

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7 Ways to Wear an Infinity Scarf

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One of my daughter’s favorite accessories for fall is the infinity scarf. It keeps her warm on chilly mornings and it also adds flare to any outfit. She came up with seven ways to rock an infinity scarf. 7 Ways to Wear an Infinity Scarf Basic Tie Loop Place the infinity scarf behind the head…

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American Girl Place Birthday Celebration

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American Girl Place is the go to store for just about every occasion for little girls. Whether celebrating a holiday or birthday, your little one has so many options. American Girl Place Birthday Celebration Our daughter said she wanted to go there for her special day, which turned out to be a day long event. Despite…

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8 Easy Ways to Prepare for Back to School

8 Easy Ways to Prepare for Back to School

School is just around the corner! Whether you’re homeschooling or sending your kids off to school, there’s a lot of preparation that you’ll need to do in order to have a seamless transition. 8 easy ways to prepare for back to school Review homework It actually sounds a bit odd, but some schools assign homework over the…

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3 Reasons to Take Kids to White Post Farms

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When I was a child living in Jamaica, having goats and other farm animals were the norm. But, I can’t exactly raise farm animals in my suburban New York neighborhood. So each year we visit White Post Farms in Melville, Long Island to give the kids a little taste of  what it was like back home.   3…

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How Advil Film-Coated Fights Allergies

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This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser, Advil Film-Coated. All opinions are mine alone. #RaceDayRelief #CollectiveBias How Advil Film-Coated Fights Allergies   My kids love to race, especially my 2-year-old son. He enjoys seeing race cars and drivers like Ty Dillion in action, the race car driver behind the wheel of the #95…

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