Making the Most of Every Moment

I believe there are two keys to making the most of every moment. The first is to have a concrete understanding of time and where it goes, and the second is once you know where it goes to actively choose to enjoy the time you have. Here are some strategies you can use.

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How To Introduce New Foods Through Play

By introducing new foods to children BEFORE they are sitting at the dinner table you have the opportunity for children to see these foods as old friends instead of a potential dislike.

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Internet Networking Tips for Parents

Building relationships and networking is especially important for parents. This goes back to the old adage that it takes a village to raise a child. The Internet and computers allows for communicating with a wide variety of people from all over the world

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Sense Walks

A great way to make exercise more interesting. choose a sense before setting out for your next walk. You could go for a general senses – such as a “smell” walk or you can specialize such as listening for bird sounds. Here is a list of possible walks:

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Top 11 Creative Truths

Today I wanted to share a few quick thoughts on what I feel are some creative truths. I hope some of them will resonate with you.

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Hand Made Recycled Envelopes and Art Cards

Teaching kids to look at old things in a new light is a great creative activity and can lead to some fun art projects! You can make you own cards and envelops easily out of old paper and found objects that might otherwise end up in the landfills.

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Christmas Round-up

As we gear up for another busy Christmas season, I wanted to provide a round-up of Growing Creative Kids Christmas articles.

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Embracing the Creativity In Poetry – So Your Kids Can Too!

How do you encourage your kids to embrace poetry if you never learned to enjoy it yourself?

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Celebrating November

November is: Aviation History Month, National Model Railroad Month, National Novel Writing Month, Peanut Butter Lovers Month and National Sleep Comfort Month.

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