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75 activities to do with your kids - definitely some fun ideas to create memories!

Summer list: 75 Things to do with your kids. Traditions they will remember. Someone wrote: "Best list I've ever seen! So many things I'd never heard or thought of!

8 games that you can play to show your children that you may not be all the way grown up just yet.  http://www.101homeschoolideas.com/2014/05/02/episode30/

Haha, I love these silly game ideas. What great ways to slow down and connect with the kids Parenting tips for every parent, parenting tips, tips

DINNER CONVERSATION STARTERS!  FAMILY FUN!  Cut up, put in jar on table  have kids pick one at dinner.

Cut up, put in jar on table & have kids pick one at dinner. They give you a box of conversation starters at American Girl to use during your meal there. Makes you discuss things that aren't usually a part of your table conversation.

I will soooo be using this idea!!!

another smart parent.letter from the tooth fairy regarding a dirty bedroom! -- Not the exact wording, and not always from the Tooth Fairy, but definitely a good idea for the future messy room boy : )

So cute!! Website where you take a picture of your child sleeping, upload it, and pick a Tooth Fairy to stick in your picture. Proof that the Tooth Fairy was at your house!!! The site also has Santa and the Easter Bunny

Lost a Tooth today - Tooth Fairy picture. Take a picture of your child while they are sleeping after they lost a tooth. Then, go to this website where they'll put the "tooth fairy" in the picture with them! I'll have to remember this one day!

How I taught my kids to sit still in church | The key is the practice at home. You don't practice in the moment--that's game time. Practice begins before you need it done.

No Fuss Parenting - Teach Kids to Sit Still - the domestic fringe. Great methods here for parents of little ones. Our kids learned to sit still in church, too.

Children's love languages.

Mom's Guide to the Five Love Languages of Children (printable)! I totally believe understanding a childs love language helps build a better relationship!

do this twice a year, on their birthday and 6 months later. Put it in a scrap book with a picture from the same day

Great idea from another: "Mother & Child Mini Interview. Would be cute to do every year on your child's birthday. Put it in a binder with a letter to your dear one each year. Give them the binder when they are all grown up. This is soo sweet!

Bible Apps for kids. Helpful for your homeschooling needs.

Part of a 5 day series on the best educational apps, this post includes a list of the best Bible apps for kids. (Not a Jesus calling fan but the rest could be fun)

Six Sisters' Stuff: 101 Fun, Easy, and Cheap Indoor Activities for Kids

101 Fun, Easy, and Cheap Indoor Activities for Kids Great ideas for rainy days this summer nannying my fav kiddos :)

Spending quality time with your kids is important.  Here are 10 Creative ways to focus on your kids with a simple activity.

10 Creative Ways to Make Time for Your Kids

every parent needs to do this 10 creative ways to make time for your kids from Inner Child Fun. I love finding simple ways we can connect with our kids.

This is a good one! " I think people forget that the end goal in parenting is not to raise your kids to be great kids, it’s to raise them to be great ADULTS."

10 Ways to Not Raise a Brat. Goal: to raise mature, responsible, well-rounded adults!

Graduation gift: Secretly have your children's teachers, coaches, etc. write notes, poems and/or inspirational sayings at the end of each by ms. halo kitty

Seuss book end-of-school-year tradition for your child's graduation.one day Oh the Places You'll Go At the end of each year of school, have child's teacher write a note in the book and sign it. Give the book to the child when he graduates.

Pretend Make-up from Nail Polish ~ my girls loved this and played for hours with our set.

Genius idea for my toddler girl! Pretend makeup made from nail polish! Pour nail polish in an old makeup container, let dry & kid free mess!

The Mom, I'm Bored Jar...Some of the activities are fun, some of them are not, so before your kids decide to have you entertain them, they really need to decide if its worth it or not! They might get Make cookies with Mom, or they might get Pull weeds. They could get Play in the sprinklers, or they could get Do a chore of Mom's choice!

The Mom I'm Bored Jar Printable

“Mom I’m Bored” Jar. The perfect Summer Boredom Buster! Has both fun things and chores so kids better be absolutely sure they are out of ideas before asking mom to entertain them!