Need Valentine’s Day mailbox ideas? Make a Poké Ball … using a shoebox.

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I love fun Valentine’s Day mailbox ideas, especially when they’re easy + inexpensive like this Poké Ball.     While my third grader Jack’s class is making their Valentine’s Day mailboxes at school, his best friend had to make one at home. As I know Nate’s love of Pokémon, I volunteered to … see more

Obstacle course race birthday party theme for kids; fun DIY fitness too

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We threw an obstacle course race themed birthday party for our son Jack. It was a huge hit for all the kids, super-active, and fun for all (that includes parents!) Running, jumping and laughing…That’s the stuff! Eight obstacles for 8-year olds. We teamed up with Wood, It’s Real for this … see more

Kids room decorating ideas for baseball fans

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Attention parents of baseball fans: Check out this kids room decorating idea, purpose-built for your favorite baseball fan. FACT: Your children want your time, not your money. Money is freaking awesome and I love long romantic walks to the bank, but they want you. This is a way you can … see more