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chalk photo. get the kids to draw it themselves and stand on a ladder to take the picture.
This is such a cute idea. It's a daily calendar that can be reused each year and gets better the longer you use it. Each day you write the year and something that happened that day like, "(Child's name) took her first steps." I imagine the first year wouldn't be as fun, but imagine how neat it would be in 10 years.
Footprint ornament for Christmas - LOVE this!
frame your grandmother's handwritten recipe cards as kitchen decor! Love love love this idea!
I love this idea. This family is on their fifth home. So, they have 5 of these hanging in their stairwell.
Fabric photo backdrop - plus a cute idea of taking consecutive photos of a growing baby.
Sometimes, it is better to be kind than to be right. We do not need an intelligent mind that speaks, but a patient heart that listens. Truth spoken
cute idea: make a footprint every year and soon you'll have a path of prints running through the garden as well as a growth chart. Too cute! All my friends and family with kids-you should do this!
art fun with the kids
Shoes as a growth chart! really cute shadow box idea!!!
Hands to Remember---trace your child's hand every first day of school.
Family Fingerprint Ornament with salt dough-salt dough - 2 cups flour, 1 cup salt, cold water. Mix until has consistency of play dough. bake at 250 for 2 hours, then cool and paint.
Kids handprints - have to do this
First Year Canvas
Interviews with kids on their birthdays
Fingerprint Tree; free template...
First Day Sign Tradition...MUST REMEMBER!!
Interview your kids on video periodically (it's fun to watch later )--here are some question ideas
way to remember all the funny things the kids say and do--keep a jar on the desk, grab scrap paper right away and record it, memories fade so quickly and we can't remember all those little jewels
Life Story binder - a little more organized than the ones I started. Need to do.
TUTORIAL: DIY Silhouettes
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