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  • freshHow to Teach Your Child Not to Be a Bully
    Kids Activities Blog has partnered with JIMMY Patterson Books to share this information. I think most of us have been there. In a situation where someone was stronger, more influential or simply louder…AND not nice.  This situation can take on var…
    - 41 mins ago, 22 Jun 17, 11:11pm -
  • freshEssential Oils for Pets
    If you use essential oils you probably know you can use them around the home for cleaning and for cooking, you can use them as aromatherapy to relax, and you can even use essential oils for pets! That’s right, if you’re a pet owner, it may benef…
    - 10 hours ago, 22 Jun 17, 2:00pm -
  • Camping With Kids (Tips For Families)
    We have done the impossible three times in the past 2 months… we went camping with kids! We have six kids ranging in age from 2 to 8 and let’s just say the idea of camping terrified me at first, and we now have a routine. I love it! These are jus…
    - 1 day ago, 21 Jun 17, 11:00pm -
  • Super Easy Sharpie Rock Art
    Rock hunting is all the rage! Kids of all ages will love using Sharpie markers to create super easy Sharpie Rock Art. Sharpie Rock Art Until last year, my kids and I didn’t know rock hunting was a popular family activity. One day, we were walking…
    - 1 day ago, 21 Jun 17, 2:00pm -
  • 30 Children’s Popsicle Stick Crafts
    On KidsActivitiesBlog we love to show you children’s crafts that can be made with low-cost easy-to-find materials. This handpicked collection of 30 of the best children’s Popsicle stick crafts tick all the boxes and are guaranteed to bring ooood…
    - 2 days ago, 20 Jun 17, 11:00pm -
  • Unicorn Slime
    Thank you to Elmer’s for sponsoring this blog post. I received compensation and free product from Elmer’s in exchange for writing this post. All opinions are my own. Unicorn Slime is one of our favorite borax-free slime recipes. My kids are obses…
    - 2 days ago, 20 Jun 17, 2:00pm -
  • Fun Summer Ideas For Activities
    Summer is here!  Don’t let your kids be bored this summer! Get moving and be creative. Here are some Crazy Cool Summer Ideas! Are your kids learning how to read or write? Get our FREE woodland creature line and letter tracing packet here! Coolest…
    - 3 days ago, 19 Jun 17, 11:00pm -
  • Essential Oils for the Laundry Room
    You likely already know how awesome essential oils are. There are so many different uses around the home including using essential oils for the laundry room! They can cleanse and purify the air, they can be used in cooking, they can help treat many…
    - 3 days ago, 19 Jun 17, 5:00pm -
  • Panda Bear Cupcake Liner Craft
    Panda bears are so adorable.  We just love them.  We also really love making cupcake liner crafts  – so this was perfect! It  is a really easy craft to make without much adult help besides assisting with the scissors.  Try showing your kids a…
    - 3 days ago, 19 Jun 17, 2:00pm -
  • 15 Letter B Activities
    My son’s name starts with the letter B, so it is a letter he mastered early and quickly. He was always really excited to see the letter B on things and was quick to point it out. For my daughter though (whose name starts with a P) she had no except…
    - 4 days ago, 18 Jun 17, 11:00pm -

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  • freshWhat to do when your baby only wants to be held
    Spoiler alert: There are a few answers to this big thorny question but they all circle back to the primary advice --> Go ahead and hold your baby.Continue reading What to do when your baby only wants to be held at Rookie Moms.
    - 2 hours ago, 22 Jun 17, 10:20pm -
  • Tech Tuesday: Deal on Amazon Dash buttons
    As an efficiency-obsessed geek, I try to NEVER run out of family staples. Amazon dash lets it be so. Try it now for a great deal!Continue reading Tech Tuesday: Deal on Amazon Dash buttons at Rookie Moms.
    - 1 day ago, 21 Jun 17, 11:02pm -
  • Primary offers cute basic baby swimsuits
    I LOVE PRIMARY SWIMSUITS! I bought the toddler short sleeve rash guard and swim trunks for my little guy and they look and feel terrific. Save 20%Continue reading Primary offers cute basic baby swimsuits at Rookie Moms.
    - 1 day ago, 21 Jun 17, 5:37pm -
  • Plan a mom’s night out
    This week's challenge is to organize a Mom’s Night Out with some girlfriends. Go somewhere you used to enjoy in your old life. Continue reading Plan a mom’s night out at Rookie Moms.
    - 6 days ago, 17 Jun 17, 12:28am -
  • Water toys and gear that make swimming more fun for rookie moms
    Water toys and gear that make swimming more fun for rookie moms. When your children can swim independently, time at the pool is a vacation. Until then...Continue reading Water toys and gear that make swimming more fun for rookie moms at Rookie Moms.…
    - 6 days ago, 16 Jun 17, 4:06pm -
  • 4 steps to better food choices for kids
    In an effort to do better and increase the nutritional value of what I offer my kids, here are 4 tips to get kids on board with eating better.Continue reading 4 steps to better food choices for kids at Rookie Moms.
    - 8 days ago, 14 Jun 17, 1:29pm -
  • How and where to take baby to the movie theater
    Take your baby to the movie theater! Really! Look for a Mom and Baby Matinee, offered by many theaters around the country.Continue reading How and where to take baby to the movie theater at Rookie Moms.
    - 10 days ago, 12 Jun 17, 3:50pm -
  • Shirts and dresses for breastfeeding moms (that don’t even look like nursing tops)
    Six stylish choices for nursing or pumping moms that will get you through the summer.Continue reading Shirts and dresses for breastfeeding moms (that don’t even look like nursing tops) at Rookie Moms.
    - 13 days ago, 9 Jun 17, 9:53pm -
  • Best at-home mochas on a budget
    Babies turned me into a caffeine person. This is how we make delicious mochas at home for a fraction of the Starbucks price. Continue reading Best at-home mochas on a budget at Rookie Moms.
    - 15 days ago, 7 Jun 17, 12:06pm -
  • Get a pedicure
    While your baby is still small enough for the infant carrier, take advantage of your relative “freedom” to get your toenails done. Continue reading Get a pedicure at Rookie Moms.
    - 17 days ago, 5 Jun 17, 4:50pm -