15 Simply Scrumptious Sugar Scrubs

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We’ve gathered together the most gorgeous, fragrant and fun sugar scrubs to share with you today. Using essential oils, these scrubs are so easy to make, you can do a different one each week or make a bunch to use as gifts for friends. DIY Sugar Scrubs Links in this post contain affiliate and distributor links. […]

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22 Adorable Maternity Photos

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We love photos but maternity shots have to be at the top of the list of cute photo taking opportunities! We’ve seen our fair share of amazing pregnancy photos but these really took the cake! If you are expecting, or know some one who is, be sure to scroll through and choose your favorites! Maternity […]

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19 Doable Laundry Tips For Busy Moms

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Laundry – the Never Ending Story.  Hopefully these Laundry Tips, like our laundry hacks, will make this chore just a touch faster, more organized and less of a bore! Laundry Room Organization Use this laundry caddy to organize and store cleaning products between the washing machine and dryer. This miracle solution whitens clothes and cleans your laundry […]

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How to Sleep Better, When You Can’t

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Do you or your kids struggle with how to sleep better?  I know my kids go through a phase where they struggle with activities as the go to sleep either going to sleep or staying asleep.  It is frustrating. These are some of the things we have done to help encourage sleep in our kiddos (and […]

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IKEA Lego Organization

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Are Lego’s taking over your house?  We are always on the lookout for IKEA Lego Organization ideas.  My blogging partner, Holly, discovered How to Create a Lego Table.  If only we had the space for something like that!  My kids love visiting their “Lego Room”! With six kids in the house and more legos than you […]

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10 Angry Birds Birthday Party Ideas

10 Angry Birds Birthday Party Ideas

These Angry Birds birthday party ideas are so much fun!  Do your kids love Angry Birds? Mine do! Here are some ideas of ways to bring the silly birds, mean pigs, and crashing blocks into reality.  If we weren’t already planning a reptile birthday party we would do an Angry Birds one! Angry Birds Birthday […]

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50 Mouth-Watering Chicken Recipes

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Are you looking for some fantastic mouth watering chicken recipes? We have found some of the most amazing recipes and we are drooling of the amazing ideas found here! Which ones will you try first? Amazing Chicken Dinner Recipes Try this flaky chicken pot pie recipe. Creamy on the inside and buttery perfection on the outside! Chicken […]

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15 {Adorable} DIY Baby Onesies

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Baby clothes are always cute, but we’ve gathered together the most adorable DIY Baby Onesies to make you swoon! Make them for your own baby, or be the hit of the baby shower bringing one of these as a unique and fun gift idea! Cutest Baby Onesies Got ink?  Share the love of body art with […]

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Fun At The End Of The Rainbow

40 Ways to Play and create rainbows

There is just something about Rainbows that bring a smile to the face. The brightness and colors are just so fun! We’ve found the prettiest and best of the rainbow crafts and rainbow treats and eats, today is a mix of colorful fun – all together for you here!   Rainbow colors Homemade play dough mixed up to make […]

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27 Genius Small Space Organization Ideas

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Are you constantly struggling to find ideas to organize a small space? It is hard with kids in a small home to find small space organization solutions.  Sometimes it feels like there simply is not enough room to go around! We’ve pulled together some of the best ideas for homes to help you keep things in line, even when your […]

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How to Love My Husband

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How to love my husband – Are you wondering just that? We have 10 simple things that you can do TODAY to show love to your spouse and rekindle some romance, even in the midst of busy days with kids. “Life” can sometimes get in the way of a marriage, but we don’t want to […]

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20 {Yummy} Recipes for Hot Chocolate

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We are so excited about these 20 recipes for hot chocolate. This is one of our favorite Christmas traditions…one that extends all winter long! Every Christmas Eve we sit together as a family, read the Christmas Story, and drink hot coco together before the kids have a family slumber party sleeping around the Christmas tree.   […]

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Thieves Household Cleaning Kit

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As a family we have been using Essential Oils to limit the synthetic chemicals in our home and just love the benefits of using 100% pure oils in our lives – we wanted to share that with you. This is the Thieves Household Cleaning Kit that we love.   A little bit goes a long […]

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{Easy} Sinus Congestion Relief

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Sinus congestion relief.  It seems like every winter congestion is something that passes through our home a couple of times.  Snotty noses are no fun – thankfully we have some Health Tips and hacks that can help our kids feel better. I found a solution!!  It does not get rid of the stopped up feeling forever, […]

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Animal Paper Plate Crafts

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You will have so much fun with these animal paper plate crafts!  With some paper plates and paints you can make your own zoo for your kids! So fun!   Animal Paper Plate Crafts Tropical fish – We love the bright colors and variety in these adorable fishies! Frown clown fish to polka dotted and everything in […]

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10 EASY Ways to Save

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Are you looking for easy ways to save money as a family?  We have 10 simple things that can help get you started on your journey to saving money and spending less.   Drink Water. When you go out to restaurants, skip the sodas and go with water.  If you are a family of four and you […]

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Cinnamon Roll French Toast Preschoolers Can Cook

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Last week we did a series on playing with our food, we made kale smoothies, played dress-up with collard greens, in the past we have painted our pancakes, and have made spider bananas. But, the thing my daughter loves to make the most is Cinnamon Roll French Toast. This is such an easy breakfast idea. […]

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25 HOT Breakfast Ideas

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Do you ever get into a breakfast rut where you are making the same thing for breakfast every morning? We have found that having a solid first meal helped my kids endurance as they did school and the other activities of the day. Start it right with one of these Hot Breakfast Ideas. Breakfast Ideas […]

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{Hilarious} Kids Game Toca Kitchen 2

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Kids games – it seems I find my kids playing online games non-stop, especially games that are hilarious and make them laugh.  The newest app from Toca is sure to make your kids giggle hysterically.  It is all about playing and experimenting with food in the kitchen, Toca Kitchen 2. Thanks Toca for the gift […]

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30 Baby Food Recipes – That are Tasty!

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Here are some baby food recipes and tricks that will make transitioning to from baby food to table food MUCH easier and tastier! I wish I had found these resources a couple of years ago.  We love hacks to make snacks easier and kitchen tips.  Homemade baby food can take awhile to prepare, or can […]

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How to Make a Budget – that works

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Are you looking for ideas on how to make a budget?  Saving money is one step, but we need a budget to know where we can start saving. With all of the money saving tips floating around the internet these days it can be hard to find tips that will really work. We have pulled […]

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The Best Dads of 2014

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The year 2014 was a year of many firsts, many tears and many surprises… and through all of these events with our kids their Dads were right there as champions and guides. This post is dedicated to all of you out there who are the best Dads to your kids.  We love you and your […]

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How To Be Frugal {Save Money}

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Would you love to know 50 ways to save money? Here are some general tips on how to be frugal, ways to save money in your household, with your kids, and when feeding your family.  Do you have a tip for frugal living? Please share your ideas here at Kids Activities Blog in the comments or […]

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Rainbow Sugar Scrub


This Rainbow Sugar Scrub is whimiscal.  The colors (and smells) of the rainbow, bottled up and ready to soften even the roughest hands! Like our Candy Corn Scrub, You can’t go wrong with this colorful treat for your hands. How to make a Sugar Scrub Supplies Needed to make your scrub: (contains affiliate links) Fine […]

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Scented Sensory Play with Rainbow Beans

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Sensory play is one of the themes in the new book from Asia Citro, 150 Screen-Free Activities for Kids – 238 pages of play!  This book is great for preschoolers, so many ideas and recipes for open-ended play.  Our three year olds loved browsing the different activities. We settled on page 169, Colored Beans.  Our […]

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3 Ingredient Dairy Free Cream Pie

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Are you searching for a Dairy Free Cream Pie.  Our kiddo has a dairy allergy, so we know first hand how difficult it can be to find “dairy free” and “cream pie” used together in one recipe. While she loves the idea of an ice cream pie the rashes and tummy sicknesses just aren’t worth […]

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Salted Marshmallow Recipe

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Marhsmallows.  They are the perfect treat to top a cup of tea or coffee – or even to eat by themselves.  These salted marshmallows are super light and airy – the recipe is a hit with the kiddos! This is a mom-made-it recipe – inspired by Imperial Sugar, one of our blog sponsors.   Salted […]

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Homemade Candy Treats

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There is something about Christmas that makes me want to make and eat tons of treats!  We love Christmas Cookies and Home Made Candy.   These are two dozen (plus) recipes of candies that you can quickly make to add something sweet to your holiday.     There is just something extra special about mint-y […]

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Chemical Free Air Freshener

Fresh Home Trick

I love having a fresh smelling home, but hate using chemical additives (like those plugins and scented candles) to achieve a fresh scent.  This is a fun little home hint on how to make a chemical free air freshener that will keep your house smelling great, whenever you want to add a hint of a scent. […]

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Totally Awesome Kids Science Kit {You can make it!!}

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Looks can be deceiving.  This box might look small but it holds a whole afternoon of science experiments your kids will love. It is a DIY Science Kit that has three different experiments in it and you can make it and gift it using items you most likely have lying about the house! Kids Science […]

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