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Last Minute Gift Idea for Christian Kids that They are Sure to Love!

Looking for a last-minute Christmas gift? Go digital! Our kids ages 10, 8, 5 and 3 LOVE JellyTelly – a Christian streaming service with great shows like What’s in the Bible? & VeggieTales, plus family devotionals for only $4.99/month! As a busy mom, I often struggle to find TV shows and movies I trust for […] Read more…

The Audio Adventure CDs that are Going on Our Kids’ Christmas List This Year (This Surprised Me!)

I remember making really long Christmas lists as a kid, adding things like Totally Hair Barbie and a Dream Phone, because it was something I just HAD to have ;) Seriously, remember this?  Fast-forward to adulthood and this year, and my children are adding more modern electronic gifts to their lists….my 10 year old wants an […] Read more…

17 Fall Themed Bible Based Activities and Crafts

Autumn is my favorite season of the year! I love all the crafts and activities that I can do with my kids during the fall. I thought I’d share with you some ideas for incorporating Bible truths with fall-themed crafts! Find 17 Fall Bible-themed crafts and activities in my contributor post at Motherhood on a […] Read more…

Fun Ideas for a “Classic Peanuts” Movie Night!

When my oldest child, Will, was old enough to watch his first Peanuts movie (one of my husband’s VHS tapes–we still had a VCR!) he was immediately enamored with Charlie Brown, Snoopy and his friends (especially Linus, since our son also had a blanket he loved). We’ve watched a lot of the classic Peanuts movies […] Read more…

Galaxy Buck: Mission to Sector 9 – A New Bible Focused Movie from What’s in the Bible!

If you’ve been reading my blog for awhile, you know that the What’s in the Bible series is one of our favorite Bible-based resources that we use to teach Scripture, Bible history and other facts about Christianity to our family! What’s in the Bible is a video series that walks through the entire Old and […] Read more…

8 Brand New Show Selections on Netflix for Kids!

I’m always looking for quality programming for my kids. We don’t allow them to watch a lot of TV or use electronic devices very often (see how we control media time in our house), but there is something to be said for allowing your kids to take a break now and then for a good […] Read more…

25 summer science activities for kids! Teach your kids about creation with scientific observation and fun experiments and activities!

25 Summer Science Activities for Kids

Summer is a good season to do some of the fun things I didn’t have time to do during the school year with my kids: activities that are maybe a bit more time-consuming or messy or are better done outside! I searched around the internet and found 25 science experiments for kids that we have on […] Read more…

35 Ideas for an American Girl Doll Themed Birthday Party

Our daughter, Leah, received her first American Girl doll for her 7th birthday last summer! She loves it so much! So I thought it might be fun to have an American Girl themed birthday party this year! Pinterest is a great go-to source for inspiration! Here are 35 ideas, including food, decorations, activities, gift ideas and […] Read more…

Looking for educational products at a great low price? Introducing the NEW Educents Marketplace!

Introducing the NEW Educents Marketplace I recently received an email from the founders of Educents, Kate and Kaitlyn, with some really exciting news. Educents is a “daily deal” type website with tons of free and deeply discounted educational products that make learning fun (including a lot of printables that we’ve used in our home!) that is […] Read more…

American Girl Doll Sale at Zulily for a Very Limited Time!! Save up to 30%!

**This post contains affiliate links and I will be compensated if you make a purchase after clicking on my links My six year old daughter was so excited this morning to see that Zulily is having a fantastic sale on American Girl dolls and accessories!  There are several dolls to choose from, as well as […] Read more…

14 Non candy Valentines for kids!

14 Non Candy Valentines for Kids!

Looking for some creative Valentines that aren’t candy-focused? Here are 14 fresh, clever ideas to make your child’s Valentine’s Day extra special, without the sugar rush! Read my contributor post for all of the ideas (with photos!) over at Motherhood on a Dime! Follow Jenn T {The Purposeful Mom}’s board Valentine's Day on Pinterest. Read more…

How You Can Use Netflix On Vacation!

Anyone else excited now that summer is here? Woo hoo! We are so pumped about the warm days, swim time, bike rides and vacation!  Did you know that you can take Netflix with you on vacation? Not only can you use it at the hotel or grandma’s house, but you can also have it in […] Read more…

99 Cent Sale – Easter Themed Printables! {Grab Them Now!}

Looking for some Easter themed printables for your preschool and elementary age kiddos? Grab the Easter Printables for Kids pack for only 99 cents through 8 AM (CST) on Thursday, April 10!  This is another great printable pack from Kristy at Little Natural Cottage! Here’s what you’ll get for the extremely affordable price of 99 […] Read more…

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