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Printable Menu Planner and Recipe Cards

Get organized with our free meal planning printables available at the bottom of this post! This packet includes a printable weekly menu planner, a set of fillable printable recipe cards, and a printable monthly menu planner. This post contains affiliate links. We may earn a commission if you make a purchase. Do


Crafting With Kids: 4 Tips To Have a Blast With Minimal Mess

Crafting with kids is a great way to encourage their creativity and ensure that they are doing something productive with their time. We’re always looking for some new way to encourage children to expand their imaginations and dream. Crafting is a great way to allow them to explore that side of themselves.


Fingerprint Solar System Craft Activity for Kids

When learning about the solar system, sometimes it is hard for little ones to remember the order of the planets. The fingerprint solar system craft is a fun way to help kids remember the order of the planets, and it’s super adorable, too! Read on to learn how to make the fingerprint


Feeling Overwhelmed with Life: Are You Overcommitted?

Are you Feeling Overwhelmed with Life? Perhaps you don't know if you are really overcommitted or if it is just the way life should be? Since we all have these moments, it is time to acknowledge and share tips for figuring out if you are truly overcommitted or just having a bad


20 Fun Ideas to Keep Kids Busy During Spring Break

Keep your kids from bouncing off the walls and maintain your sanity by getting ready with these spring break activities! I can hardly believe it's almost time for spring break. It feels like winter just barely ended here in Wisconsin. I'm so glad the snow is finally melted and there is sunshine


Viscosity Art STEAM Project for Kids

Art and science mix with this fun viscosity art STEAM project! Learn how liquids move differently through liquids with different viscosity and make interesting color-mixing art at the same time. Kids will love doing this project over and over! It's easy enough to set up this engaging activity at home or in


Free Printable Zoo Scavenger Hunt

This post contains affiliate links. We may earn a small commission if you make a purchase. This printable zoo scavenger hunt is perfect to take along on your next trip! We've spent a lot of time at the Milwaukee County Zoo over the years. It's a great family summer activity. I also


Free Printable Farm Scavenger Hunt for Kids

This post contains affiliate links. We may earn a small commission if you make a purchase. This farm scavenger hunt printable is perfect to take along on your next trip to a petting farm! We love taking the kids to visit Green Meadows Petting Farm in East Troy, Wisconsin. It's a fantastic


Fizzy Bottle Caps Science Experiment

If your kids love science, they will love this fun twist on the classic baking soda and vinegar reaction experiment. With supplies that you already have at home or in the classroom, kids will be able to make their very own fizzing bottle caps. After making the experiment, celebrate by eating the


Rainbow Bag Writing Tray

The rainbow is a favorite with kids because who doesn’t like bright, happy colors? You can make learning more fun by creating this rainbow in a bag writing tray that works for all sorts of early learning activities from math to reading and beyond. Don’t be surprised if kids ask to use