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  • fresh15 Classroom Organization Hacks Every Teacher Should Know
    Today we have so many awesome classroom organization ideas for teachers. Keeping a space that contains 20+ children in it can be chaotic, but with these great hacks we think you will be organized in no time. 15 Classroom Organization Hacks Every Teac…
    - 5 hours ago, 16 Aug 17, 11:00pm -
  • freshDealing With Mom Guilt This Back-to-School Season
    This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Hebrew National. The opinions and text are all mine. It happens every year. School starts and chaos reigns. I feel like a taxi service, shuttling from this practice to that. First soccer, then baseb…
    - 11 hours ago, 16 Aug 17, 5:00pm -
  • freshApple Button Art for Kids
    Are you searching for a simple and fun fall craft for kids? Try this creative Apple Button Art activity. Kids love digging their hands into the button bowl to find just the right button, making it a fabulous sensory and fine-motor activity to boot…
    - 14 hours ago, 16 Aug 17, 2:00pm -
  • 15 Epic Halloween Dollar Store Hacks
    These Dollar Store Halloween hacks will make your holiday so much easier! I love finding awesome projects to make my house look festive for cheap. Where I live the nearest craft store is 25 miles away so I love finding awesome projects and crafts usi…
    - 1 day ago, 15 Aug 17, 11:00pm -
  • Solar Eclipse Activities for Kids
    The Solar Eclipse is happening on August 21, 2017 and we are super excited! The kids have been counting down the days and getting their viewing gear ready. Solar Eclipse Activities for Kids What’s so special about this eclipse? Well, it’s going t…
    - 2 days ago, 15 Aug 17, 2:00pm -
  • Get Rid of Yard Pests Naturally
    Are you looking for how to get rid of yard pests naturally? Although certain insects have a place in our backyard and may be harmless, others are a huge annoyance that we just want to get rid of. Others, like ticks, are even dangerous in their ab…
    - 2 days ago, 14 Aug 17, 5:00pm -
  • Back-to-School Picture Frame
    Show off your kid’s first day of school photo with this adorable back-to-school picture frame. We’ve partnered with Imperial Sugar to bring you this fun craft that your kids can help you create! We sharpened pencils to different lengths to go aro…
    - 3 days ago, 14 Aug 17, 2:00pm -
  • Halloween Coloring Pages
    Grab your crayons because today we’re coloring these Halloween Coloring Pages.  Every Halloween we get very excited to break out our favorite costumes and plan ways to give our friends a fun, good-natured fright. Black cats, witches, pumpkins and…
    - 3 days ago, 13 Aug 17, 11:00pm -
  • 15 Letter I Activities
    Today let’s dive into some Letter I Activities. This fun series is perfect for keeping younger kids learning and active during the summer months with neat letter activities for kids. Let’s see what fun Letter I Activities we can create today! 15…
    - 4 days ago, 13 Aug 17, 2:00pm -
  • 15 Delicious Cookie Monster Snacks
    Let’s be honest, if you had to pick a favorite Sesame Street character, you would probably choose Cookie Monster. He’s just so lovable and sweet and who can’t relate with his cookie obsession? If you want to make the most epic and delicious Coo…
    - 4 days ago, 12 Aug 17, 11:00pm -

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  • freshFun things to do with a 7-month old
    When you have a 7-month old baby, the day can feel wobbly and slow. A game of peekaboo that elicits gummy smiles feels like the most amazing thing ever.Continue reading Fun things to do with a 7-month old at Rookie Moms.
    - 14 hours ago, 16 Aug 17, 1:41pm -
  • Activity #18: Check out the library
    Your challenge this week is to seek out the tot story time at your library and go there. Space out while someone else entertains you both.Continue reading Activity #18: Check out the library at Rookie Moms.
    - 2 days ago, 14 Aug 17, 5:50pm -
  • Parents, jump in the picture
    Too often there are tons of pictures of baby with friends and family, but only a few with Mom and baby because we're so often behind the cameraContinue reading Parents, jump in the picture at Rookie Moms.
    - 7 days ago, 10 Aug 17, 12:28pm -
  • The best remedy for pregnancy heartburn
    To avoid pregnancy heartburn, say bye to drinking water with meals. For me it really flared up around 25 weeks pregnant. Ugh. Continue reading The best remedy for pregnancy heartburn at Rookie Moms.
    - 9 days ago, 8 Aug 17, 1:01pm -
  • Activity #17: Act like Cruise Director Julie from The Love Boat
    Be like a cruise director for your other friends with babies; you plan the week of fun so they can just show up. They'll thank you for it!Continue reading Activity #17: Act like Cruise Director Julie from The Love Boat at Rookie Moms.
    - 10 days ago, 7 Aug 17, 2:39pm -
  • 3 photo opps for younger sibs: Capture the resemblance
    A few quick photo ideas - especially for second babies.Continue reading 3 photo opps for younger sibs: Capture the resemblance at Rookie Moms.
    - 13 days ago, 4 Aug 17, 3:13am -
  • 4 tips for a tear-free child care drop-off
    It's tempting to carry our children from the car in the door -- it's faster! - but it creates a physical dependency that we have to untangle when we arrive.Continue reading 4 tips for a tear-free child care drop-off at Rookie Moms.
    - 14 days ago, 2 Aug 17, 6:20pm -
  • A three-year old’s guide to Disneyland
    Disneyland is a magical place. Happiest place on earth, right? For a three-year old it can be all kinds of wonderful -- and overwhelming. Continue reading A three-year old’s guide to Disneyland at Rookie Moms.
    - 16 days ago, 1 Aug 17, 2:10pm -
  • Activity #16: Hit the trails with your baby
    Hiking with a baby doesn't have to involve a lot of incline, a long drive, or even unpaved path. Prefer a stroller-friendly trail around a lake? Do that.Continue reading Activity #16: Hit the trails with your baby at Rookie Moms.
    - 16 days ago, 31 Jul 17, 5:52pm -
  • Stuff one-year-old parents should know
    Parenting a one-year old is hard. Many of your infant-parenting skills don't apply. You can leave the room on a newborn and be pretty sure he'll stay put.Continue reading Stuff one-year-old parents should know at Rookie Moms.
    - 21 days ago, 27 Jul 17, 1:12pm -