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Crafty Ideas | No-Carve Pumpkin Decorating Ideas

Posted by Shonda O'Beirne on

If you're not up to wielding a knife and getting your hands all messy with pumpkin guts this season, these no-carve pumpkin decorating ideas are perfect!  A big thanks to author Mandi Johnson for providing such unique and creative ideas via A Beautiful Mess blog.  Read the full entry here and get inspired!     Image courtesy of http://www.abeautifulmess.com/2014/10/easy-no-carve-pumpkin-ideas.html   

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Around the House | Kid-Friendly Chores by Age

Posted by Shonda O'Beirne on

Kids and chores - like oil and vinegar, these two things don't really mix unless you force them.  Getting the kids to own a few responsibilities around the house is important though, and it builds character I think! ;)  It also makes life for busy parents just a little bit easier, and I for one can attest to that.  I came across this blog post below from Kids Activity Blog  and thought I would share it. It lists off appropriate chores by age and gives advice on how to incentivize the little ones as well. Enjoy!   

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