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Find the Eyeballs Halloween Sensory Activity

Halloween is one of our favorite holidays, behind Christmas and birthdays, and for our family Halloween begins as soon as September does! To keep the spooky spirit going for two straight months, over the years I’ve come up with lots of crafts and activities to encourage the spooky spirit in Munchkin, as well as throw…… Continue reading Find the Eyeballs Halloween Sensory Activity

Crochet · Free Content · Free Patterns

Free Crochet Pattern: Little Ghost

Happy Freebie Friday! I know it’s been a LONG time since I’ve done a Freebie Friday, but with Spooky Season upon us, I wanted to share some adorable Halloween inspired crochet patterns with you! You can use these sweet little creations to really liven up your house with some spooktacular (and adorable) Halloween decorations, gift…… Continue reading Free Crochet Pattern: Little Ghost

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5 Potty Training Tips

We’re quickly coming up to two years fully out of diapers, and honestly, knowing nearly half of Munchkin’s life has been spent out of diapers has been really nice. I won’t lie, I absolutely do not miss anything about diapers! (Babysitting for the last year has also reminded me of this fact). While thinking of…… Continue reading 5 Potty Training Tips

Crochet · Free Content · Free Patterns

Free Crochet Pattern: Fall Pumpkin

When I was in ninth grade, I learned that I could develop my few crochet skills my great-grandmother had taught me, and learn to crochet more than just wonky scarves, thanks to the vast world of the internet. In 2009, there weren’t as many resources for learning crochet as there are now, but there was…… Continue reading Free Crochet Pattern: Fall Pumpkin

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Our Favorite Halloween Books for Kids!

“We love reading any time of year, but we definitely have a special penchant in our heart for holiday books! When Munchkin was a bit shy of two, we took a semi-vacation where we stayed in a hotel in a nearby city for a week, and just kind of wandered around between playing at the…… Continue reading Our Favorite Halloween Books for Kids!

Activities · homeschooling · parenting

Build Your Own Scarecrow Fall Craft

We LOVE fall in our house, and one of the best parts of fall is the plethora of craft ideas available! Last year was the first year he was kind of “crafty” during the fall, and I loved making fun paper crafts for him. This year he’s even more capable of doing crafts, and they’re…… Continue reading Build Your Own Scarecrow Fall Craft