Barber Shop Party on a budget!

Throw a barber shop party on a budget - a perfect third birthday party for a boy or girl! Or, you can eventhrow it as an adult party... From favors to decor, to free printables and food ideas - and even some cool activities - you'll find everything you need to throw a barber shop birthday part without breaking the bank!

Last fall, when M turned 3 and we finally cut off his mop of curls, we threw him a barber shop party – and as is my tendency, we DIYed as much as possible and kept things budget friendly. As…

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Snake Sensory Bin

Make a slippery slimy snake sensory bin - the perfect sensory activity for preschoolers! This water play idea is so quick and easy to set up and such a sanity-saver.

I created this slippery slimy snake sensory bin for M (3 years old) after a dollar store spree with one goal in mind: come up with anything – ANYTHING! that will productively occupy him (read: save my sanity) during winter…

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Pool Noodle Crafts and Activities

'Tis the season of stores overrun with pool noodles, cheaper by the dozen, and so the time to look into pool noodle crafts and activities to try!

‘Tis the season of stores overrun with pool noodles, cheaper by the dozen, and so the time to find pool noodle crafts and activities to try! Use these ideas to find unique things to make with pool noodles! Disclosure: This post…

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Free Printable After School Routine Planners

Get control over your preschooler's after school routine with these fun free printable after school routine planners! Two versions - one for toddlers and preschool and one for grade school kids - this parenting organization printable will help you plan ahead!

  I hope you love these free printable after school routine planners – they really help keep things calm and organized! I’m sharing Teddy Soft Bakes in my life as part of a sponsored series for Socialstars™” #myfirstTeddy #discoverTeddy –…

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Lipstick Resist Process Art Activity

Whaat? Coloring with lipstick?! But it's really fun... This lipstick resist process art activity is fun for preschool and toddlers, or even bigger kids. Might seem like a fun art project for girls but I actually did it with my boy and he loved it.

Having a 3-year-old on vacation can lead to pretty desperate measures, which is why we came up with some super weird activities that impressed even my finicky little monster. This lipstick resist process art activity was a huge hit so…

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