Non-Techie Christmas Gift Guide for your Pre-teen or Teenager
Non-Tech Christmas Gift Guide for your Pre-teen or Teenager Are you looking for Old-School (Non-Techie) Gifts for Your Pre-Teen or teenager? While I bought this colorful little HP laptop for my two older girls for homework, their other gifts are geared towards creativity and crafts. This post contains affiliates which means at no cost to you I will receive a small commission from items purchased. Thank you for supporting this mama's blog.  Things to buy your teen or pre-teen this...

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Educational Things to Do with Your Children over the Holiday Break
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Educational Things to Do With Your Children Over Holiday Break Are you looking for educational things to do this break?  There are so many ways to integrate learning while your children are home over the holidays so why pass these opportunities up? This post contains affiliate links. I will receive a commission from items purchased at no extra cost to you. Thank you for supporting this mama and her passion! While you have these few weeks of uninterrupted time with them,...

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Connect with your Child: DIY Mom And Me Journal
DIY Mom And Me Journal
Mom and Me Journals are a quick and easy craft you can make with your son or daughter. Communicating with your children, especially pre-teens and teens, can be challenging to say the least. Does this sound familiar?  MOM: “What’d you do today honey?" CHILD: “Nothing.”  Try using a Mom and Me journal to open up lines of communication (or at least get it in writing). You can read my Families Who Walk Together Talk Together post for more ways to...

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30 Days to a Healthier Summer Day 13: Summer Vacation from Social Media and Digital Detox
30 days to healthy summer social media and device detox
We're almost half way through our 30 Days to a Healthier Summer. Are you seeing a difference? I hope you're journaling from Day 12 so you can record your awesome progress since you began. Are you new to 30 days? If so, begin with Day 1 and follow links to the next day at the bottom of the posts. Don't feel rushed or pressured to "catch up". Take it day by day and work in what you can at your...

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