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Painting Inside a Box

We had some boxes that were recently unpacked. One was pretty big so I put Bella (4 yrs old) inside the box with paint and a few brush choices. The mess was completely contained and she had a great time … Continue reading

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Bella

I have found that the trick to photographing kids is to let them be themselves. Ask them to tell you a story or sing you as song. You in turn get photos that actually resemble your children.

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Repurposed Kids Toys and Craft Projects

The toys that little kids love the best are very simple. You can repurpose things around the house into hours of free kiddy entertainment! Here are a few of my favorites to get you started: 1.) Shakers – This is a great way to … Continue reading

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Bella’s First Pigtails!

1 Month and 22 days without cable

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Making a “What Will We Do in Summer?” Jar

We began with a family sized spaghetti sauce jar that we washed out, removed label from, and dried throughly. I used card stock scraps to make bright-colored squares (about 1×1) and rectangles (about 2×1). All were cut free hand and varied slightly in … Continue reading

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Why do we bother?

Children can happily turn anything into a great toy or amazing new game. Last night Bella used junk paper to make a game resembling hopscotch. Today she is pretending our kitchen table is a playhouse. As parents we are pressed … Continue reading

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