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Fall Crafts for Kids

September 15, 2017

Fall is in the air which makes many parents think that there is less to do with the kids now that trips to the local pools and parks are off the table. Wrong! You are your little ones can em-

Importance of Art for Toddlers

September 1, 2017

For many parents, art may seem like an unnecessary and messy. Why give your child something that can ruin the rug when they'd be just as entertained watching Team Oomie Zoomie? Arts and craf-

Journaling for Kids

August 22, 2017

Journaling is an amazing way to encourage creativity, keep track of your life and to release your thoughts and emotions onto paper.  Many parents don't realize that journaling can help your-

Summer Activities on a budget

June 23, 2017

School is out for summer! Avoiding boredom is now every mom's number one priority right?! Well, here's a handy list of some fun summer activities to keep your children (and maybe even their -

Things I’ve Learned Raising a Child with Autism

April 12, 2017

Guest Blog By Kelly Kennie Kelly Kennie is the mother of a beautiful daughter who happens to have autism. Follow their journey on Instagram @buttonsaysbuttondoes I am a mom, I have a daugh-

Stained Glass Fish Craft for Kids

March 31, 2017

Captain McFinn has a new fun craft for kids to brighten up your life! You can let your children cut out as little or as much as they’re able and they can also help tearing the tissue paper-

From Baby to Big Boy: The Best is Yet to Come

March 10, 2017

Guest Blog By Erika Thomas For as long as I can remember, I knew I wanted to be a mother. I loved children and always enjoyed babysitting and working in my church’s nursery. But as a teen-

How To Use Storytime To Teach Emotional Development

January 27, 2017

Children do a lot of growing and changing during their younger years. Their bodies grow, social skills and relationship develop and they learn life skills like limits, moderation and likes a-

When To Be Concerned About Your Child’s Behavior

January 12, 2017

Being a parent comes with plenty of worry and concern from the moment you leave the hospital. You wonder if your child is eating enough, sleeping enough and a variety of other questions that-

Christmas Activities for Kids – Make Your Own Barry the Jellyfish

December 16, 2016

This fun and easy craft from Captain McFinn and Friends can be made with leftovers from holiday decorating or other festivities. You can use any holiday ribbon and other decorations you have-