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History of St. Patrick’s Day

We love Holiday’s around here and really anytime you can do fun things with your little’s.  Ever wonder exactly why we celebrate them?  Here’s a little history of St Patrick’s day we found at spoonful.com: Who is St. Patrick? People … Continue reading

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Kids and Post Holiday Letdown

For children, the holidays — Thanksgiving, Christmas, Hanukkah, and New Year’s — are the most exciting and wonderful time of the year. (The only exception would probably be their own birthdays.) That’s not surprising when you consider all the awesome … Continue reading

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Family Baking Day

One tradition my kids have looked forward to from the time they were very young was our Holiday Baking Day.  This is a day set aside to bake our favorite cookies, brownies, fudge, peanut brittle, etc.  You name it, we … Continue reading

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Holiday Family Traditions

Starting a family tradition sounds like an oxymoron, right? But traditions have to start somewhere. Studies show that traditions are quite important to family happiness. In fact, family rituals encourage children’s social development and boost feelings of family cohesiveness by … Continue reading

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