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  • DIY Sick Kit
    This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of P&G . The opinions and text are all mine. 20% of Americans will get the flu this year and the symptoms last for a week on average, you will thank yourself for being prepared. It’s here, co…
    - 18 days ago, 30 Oct 17, 2:02pm -
  • Printable Halloween Bingo
    We are so ready to celebrate fall so today we are partnering with Nestle to create this fun printable Halloween bingo game and prize buckets using their new Butterfinger Peanut Butter Cups Skulls Fun-Size candy! This game is great for all ages and…
    - 44 days ago, 4 Oct 17, 10:57pm -
  • 31 Totally Awesome DIY Halloween Costumes for Boys
    These 31 Halloween costumes for boys are handmade and TOTALLY AWESOME!! If your boys are anything like mine, they love to dress up year round, so your hard work is sure to see more than one night’s worth of action. There are just so many awesome h…
    - 47 days ago, 1 Oct 17, 2:00pm -
  • Quesadilla Mummies
    Getting kids to eat before heading out for Trick-or-Treating can be a challenge, but giving kids the opportunity to help make their own fun dinner will get them excited to eat. These Mummy Quesadillas can be made with your child’s favorite fillings…
    - 48 days ago, 30 Sep 17, 11:00pm -
  • Creamy Mac & Cheese
    Macaroni & Cheese is the perfect comfort food.  It’s warm and cozy and especially cheesy — what’s not to love.  This recipe for homemade Creamy Mac & Cheese is super yummy with a little fresh spinach to make it even better! Making homemade ma…
    - 48 days ago, 30 Sep 17, 2:29pm -
  • 15 Cool Ways To Make A Light Saber
    Finding new ways to make a light saber is one of my kids favorite things. We love Star Wars and all the fun crafts we make to go along with it. (One of our most favorites ever is this R2D2 trash can!) If your kids love playing with colorful light sab…
    - 48 days ago, 30 Sep 17, 2:00pm -
  • My Little Pony Cookie Cake
    This post is in partnership with Lionsgate Hold on tight, everypony! My Little Pony: The Movie is blasting to theaters on October 6! And nobody can be more excited than my kids – so we are celebrating with a My Little Pony: The Movie-inspired cooki…
    - 49 days ago, 29 Sep 17, 3:23pm -
  • Stained Glass Art
    My son loved creating stained glass art using a picture frame, food coloring, and our favorite homemade glue recipe. When I first saw this project by our friends at Smart School House, I knew it was something we had to try. But instead of using store…
    - 49 days ago, 29 Sep 17, 1:00pm -
  • 10 Must-Have Essential Oils for Moms
    If you’re a mom who’s thinking about using essential oils, you might be wondering what essential oils will be a good fit for you. Here are what we think are the best essential oils for moms! 10 must-have essential oils for moms Lavender – There…
    - 50 days ago, 28 Sep 17, 11:00pm -
  • DIY Busy Book for Kids
    Looking for a fun homemade gift to give to your little one? Check out this DIY Busy Book for Kids! It’s perfect for road trips, restaurants, and long waits. It’s small enough to keep in a diaper bag or purse, and if properly stocked (with new pa…
    - 50 days ago, 28 Sep 17, 8:00pm -

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  • freshTraveling with babies at the holidays
    Traveling with babies and toddlers at the holidays is different from other vacations. Add family stress, higher prices and big crowds to the regular joys.Continue reading Traveling with babies at the holidays at Rookie Moms.
    - 9 hours ago, 17 Nov 17, 3:37pm -
  • Activity #256: Make a Memory game
    Use family photos to make a special memory game as a gift.Continue reading Activity #256: Make a Memory game at Rookie Moms.
    - 2 days ago, 15 Nov 17, 2:03pm -
  • Activity #31: Go out for just dessert
    Go out for a wonderful dessert with your partner while your buddies watch TV on the couch! It is scary the first time but so worth it.Continue reading Activity #31: Go out for just dessert at Rookie Moms.
    - 4 days ago, 13 Nov 17, 3:20pm -
  • 7 things to do with a blobby baby who is awake
    After about three weeks of living with our new roommate, my husband and I joked that he was more of a blob than we had anticipated.Continue reading 7 things to do with a blobby baby who is awake at Rookie Moms.
    - 7 days ago, 10 Nov 17, 2:12pm -
  • My favorite tradition: matching Christmas jammies
    Buying my three sons matching Christmas pajamas is the closest thing I have to an annual tradition. Stripes, plaid, whatever!Continue reading My favorite tradition: matching Christmas jammies at Rookie Moms.
    - 10 days ago, 8 Nov 17, 12:09pm -
  • Activity #30: Stumble into a family-friendly pub
    Today's challenge, your thirtieth on the list of Rookie Moms challenges, is to discover a family-friendly pub in your area and test it out.Continue reading Activity #30: Stumble into a family-friendly pub at Rookie Moms.
    - 11 days ago, 6 Nov 17, 7:00pm -
  • How to get through baby’s first cold
    Tips for surviving baby's first cold, brought to you by Maty's Healthy ProductsContinue reading How to get through baby’s first cold at Rookie Moms.
    - 14 days ago, 3 Nov 17, 1:18pm -
  • You’re invited to our fun Facebook group for rookie moms
    Please join our Facebook group for new moms to exchange tips, discoveries, and high fives.Continue reading You’re invited to our fun Facebook group for rookie moms at Rookie Moms.
    - 15 days ago, 2 Nov 17, 7:34pm -
  • Non-messy finger painting solution
    Then I had the idea of using fingerpaint not as paint, but more as a drawing tool, and suddenly it became not messy at all. Nothing to wash. No mess!Continue reading Non-messy finger painting solution at Rookie Moms.
    - 17 days ago, 31 Oct 17, 5:09pm -
  • Activity #29: Upgrade your own “crib”
    Upgrade your own crib: a challenge for parents in need of a decent bedroom. Why should your baby have the nicest room in the house?Continue reading Activity #29: Upgrade your own “crib” at Rookie Moms.
    - 18 days ago, 30 Oct 17, 3:58pm -