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Melissa & Doug Bloggers

Our Blog Ambassador program brings together writers who are parents, educators, and more. They share ideas, experiences and feedback on a variety of topics including, early learning, education, creative play, parenting, new products and more. Our BAs are active, diverse, and influential. They are committed to working as a team on behalf of families and children, making learning fun and creative, inspiring imagination, and happiness. Read posts from their blogs (and ours) below!

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patriotic rice krispie treat flag

shrinky dink flag bracelet: super-cool patriotic craft great for july 4th labor day, or memorial day

30 Mason Jar Recipes: A Month Worth of No-Repeat "Salad in a Jar" Recipes

Simple handmade gift ideas for Father's Day kids can make! Some really cute ideas in here

10+ Blog Resources for Ongoing Science Inspiration for Kids and Parents

How to Create a Sunflower House *This garden fort is so neat. Saving this for later.

Would your kids be brave enough to touch & hold the butterflies like this?? This is the perfect project to do with them this summer -- grow a butterfly garden! Love these tips for raising the caterpillars and making your yard a happy spot for the new fluttery friends. Great ideas for container gardening, too!

Waiting Game: Surviving the sidelines with your preschooler *great parent perspective

Connecting After Discipline: Simple Parenting Tips

Deutsche Pfannkuchen: Best Crepes Recipe EVER *Saving this breakfast recipe for later!

Switching from a daily schedule to the openness of summer vacation can be challenging for kids (and parents!). *Great tips

Blood Orange Coconut Zoku Pops Popsicles: 7 Must-Try Zoku Pops Recipes *These all sound AMAZING. Saving this for later.

3 Calming Breathing Exercises for Kids: Play the Birthday Candle Game. Make a fist and hold up your thumb. Now ask your child to “blow out the candle.” As your child blows, wiggle your thumb as if it is a candle flickering in the wind. Slowly bring your thumb down as if they candle is extinguished. When your child stops blowing, make a loud “POP” sound with your lips, and flick your thumb back up.

Creative clutter is better than idle neatness. #quote

Celebrate the first day of summer vacation with your kids. Love this idea for making the whole season fun!

active learning activities for kids

3 Calming Breathing Exercises for Kids: Ask your child to BREATHE IN blue skies and BREATHE OUT gray skies.

Birthday Party Favor Ideas - love these!!

Want to cook with your kids but don't know where to start? Check out this awesome resource for getting your kids learning basic cooking skills while expanding their food palette.

How to Make an Outdoor Obstacle Course - my kids will love this!!

30 minute pork tenderloin stir fry. Orange sauce with broccoli and pea pods. Great family-friendly recipe that is gluten free and paleo friendly if you skip the cornstarch. Yum.

Garden vegetable cupcakes: what an awesome way to sneak some veggies into the kids! My kids said these were the best veggies they ever tasted. yummy.

Books About Camping for Kids #reading #camping