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  • fresh7 Ways to Hack Netflix
    Netflix has come a long way since the days of mailing you DVD’s in little red envelopes. I am a huge Netflix fan and love spending a rainy Saturday afternoon binge watching my favorite show. I found some pretty awesome ways to hack your Netflix acc…
    - 4 hours ago, 25 Sep 17, 11:00pm -
  • fresh8 Ways to Use Essential Oils in Your Everyday Routine
    Are you looking for more ways to incorporate essential oils in your everyday routine? Fortunately, there are a number of ways you can do this without making any major changes. Ways to use essential oils in your everyday routine Cook with essential oi…
    - 10 hours ago, 25 Sep 17, 5:00pm -
  • freshWhy We Went to Chuck E Cheese’s for Lunch
    One of the perks this year of running Kids Activities Blog is that I have had the chance to get to know Chuck E. Cheese’s a little better.  A big thank you to chance to get to know Chuck E. Cheese’s for sponsoring this site. I knew it well when…
    - 14 hours ago, 25 Sep 17, 1:00pm -
  • Halloween Crafts: Recycled Bottle Cap Spiders
    Keep some plastic bottle caps out of the landfill by recycling them into this fun Halloween craft project — Recycled Bottle Cap Spiders! These can be used as spooky decorations for Halloween, or add some color for a cute project that kids will love…
    - 1 day ago, 24 Sep 17, 11:00pm -
  • No Bake Chocolate Turtle Bars
    Delicious Simple to make No Bake Chocolate Turtle Bars that are only four ingredients! These are an amazing treat and great to make for the holidays too! Do you love chocolate turtles? We do for sure! We usually enjoy them the most around the holiday…
    - 2 days ago, 24 Sep 17, 2:00pm -
  • 40+ {Easy} Homemade Costumes for Kids
    Keep this amazing list of over 40 Easy Homemade Costumes for Kids nearby because Halloween is fast approaching! There’s something special and fun about homemade costumes that everybody loves. Nothings garners more oohs and aahs than a well put t…
    - 2 days ago, 23 Sep 17, 11:00pm -
  • Little Boy Has Cutest Reaction To Scary Story!
    If you’re like me, you grew up on the Scary Stories to Tell In the Dark book. There was almost nothing better than a little tiny scare right before bedtime. Especially this time of year, as the stores are filling up with pumpkins, and ghouls, and g…
    - 2 days ago, 23 Sep 17, 8:01pm -
  • Essential Oils to Improve Concentration
    Are you looking for ways to stay more focused? Whether you’re a busy mom or a college student, you may have wondered if aromatherapy can help you out. Fortunately, it can. Here are some of the best essential oils to improve concentration. Essential…
    - 2 days ago, 23 Sep 17, 5:00pm -
  • 180 {Gorgeous} Fall Crafts
    We are gathering lots of fall crafts to keep us busy while we start to spend more time indoors.   Fall colors are so beautiful that it makes it really easy to come up with lots of crafts and art projects. The other cool thing about fall crafts is th…
    - 3 days ago, 22 Sep 17, 11:00pm -
  • Salt Dough Pumpkin Handprint Keepsake
    Make this salt dough pumpkin handprint keepsake with your little ones this fall and it will soon become a treasure you will enjoy decorating with for years to come! Some of my favorite holiday decorations are handprint crafts, so this year I decided…
    - 4 days ago, 22 Sep 17, 2:00pm -

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Rookie Moms

  • freshActivity #24: Be a tourist in your own town
    Today’s challenge is to strap on your fanny pack and be a tourist in your own town with your little sidekick. Ok, I’m kidding about the fanny pack. But how about you two go somewhere only the visitors ever enjoy?If you’ve never taken the time…
    - 7 hours ago, 25 Sep 17, 7:24pm -
  • 7 Ideas For Mom and Baby Halloween Costumes
    We love mom and baby Halloween costumes and whole family Halloween costumes, too. Here are 7 swell ideas on a range of creative themes.Continue reading 7 Ideas For Mom and Baby Halloween Costumes at Rookie Moms.
    - 3 days ago, 22 Sep 17, 5:37pm -
  • What I learned about photography on my National Geographic vacation
    Photography tips I learned that can apply to snapping pics of kids and family like when to use the rule of thirds and when to ditch it.Continue reading What I learned about photography on my National Geographic vacation at Rookie Moms.
    - 5 days ago, 20 Sep 17, 6:01pm -
  • Activity #23: Build muscles at baby bootcamp
    By the time my first baby was 10 weeks old, I had not exercised for about 6 months. Baby Bootcamp was my re-introduction to sweating and I loved it.Continue reading Activity #23: Build muscles at baby bootcamp at Rookie Moms.
    - 7 days ago, 18 Sep 17, 3:58pm -
  • Family costume inspiration: Game of Thrones
    From a tiny Jon Snow to a family of dragons, these Game of Thrones Halloween costume ideas will inspire you. Winter is coming!Continue reading Family costume inspiration: Game of Thrones at Rookie Moms.
    - 10 days ago, 15 Sep 17, 4:15pm -
  • Moms’ Night In, fun ideas to reconnect with your girlfriends
    Moms Night In is just as giggly as Girls Night Out. It’s nighttime socializing with no babysitter required! Yeah, the easiest version is on your couch.Continue reading Moms’ Night In, fun ideas to reconnect with your girlfriends at Rookie Moms.…
    - 12 days ago, 13 Sep 17, 6:41pm -
  • Activity #22: Play in another kind of nursery
    Your weekly challenge (Number 22 of 52!) is to enjoy the rainbow of colors at an outdoor plant nursery.Continue reading Activity #22: Play in another kind of nursery at Rookie Moms.
    - 14 days ago, 11 Sep 17, 8:35pm -
  • Wonder Woman costume options for babies and toddlers
    Options for Wonder Woman costumes at every price point.Continue reading Wonder Woman costume options for babies and toddlers at Rookie Moms.
    - 17 days ago, 8 Sep 17, 6:57pm -
  • Activity #96: Make a list of 50 things you like to do
    Write a huge list of all the things you like to do -- even without baby! -- so you'll never be at a loss for how to spend your precious time.Continue reading Activity #96: Make a list of 50 things you like to do at Rookie Moms.
    - 20 days ago, 6 Sep 17, 2:19pm -
  • Activity #21: Talk about something besides sleep
    Let's remember all the wonderful things to talk about with other adult humans that is NOT the sleeping habits of a tiny human. You can do it!Continue reading Activity #21: Talk about something besides sleep at Rookie Moms.
    - 22 days ago, 4 Sep 17, 1:31pm -