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How to Spend Quality Time with Your Children – Retro Fun in a Techie World

How to Spend Quality Time With Your Children So, you’ve decided to turn off the tablets and smart phones, unplug the television, hide the video controllers, and take a holiday from tech.  Yeah, we know it’s hard.  But you are a parent, and you know that great families require real time and real interaction. But […]

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Children’s Halloween Party Ideas

  Kids of all ages, from toddlers to teens, love to celebrate Halloween. The fun of masquerading as someone (or something) else for a day encourages them to use their creativity and imagination. There are many reasons to host a Halloween party, whether it’s in addition to, or instead of, trick-or-treating. Maybe one of your […]

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Fall Is A Perfect Time For Organizing Kids Toys

Organizing Kids Toys If you’ve been putting off the dreaded task of organizing kids toys, fall is the perfect time to jump in and do it. Children are back into their school routines, and Christmas is still on the horizon. Now’s the time to clear out overflowing closets before a new batch of toys arrives! If […]

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Childrens Party Themes Celebrating Labor Day

Labor Day is usually considered the end of summer and it is a great opportunity to create a childrens party themes gathering celebrating Labor Day which could also include parents. The party could take place in a backyard or at a local park whichever provides the most space for this party. Invitations Invitations should be mailed two […]

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How to Roast Marshmallows like a Professional

Autumn is a great time to gather friends around a campfire and roast marshmallows. Knowing how to roast marshmallows is important in order to get them done exactly right without losing them into the fire. Preparation: Begin by building a fire with seasoned firewood. While it’s okay to add a bit of paper to get the fire […]

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Childrens Party Ideas-Avoiding Insanity When Traveling With Children

When thinking of children’s party ideas, travelling long distances in the car with younger children does not come to mind.  In fact, dread is a more common response as we try to think of a variety of answers to the question, “Are we there yet?”  However, travelling with kids can be pleasant with a little bit […]

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Childrens Party Ideas-The Retro Party

In years past, children parties were very low tech, there were lots of games with Dollar Store Prizes, and they lasted only a few hours usually only involving ice cream and cake.  If you served a lunch of hot dogs or sloppy joes, that was extravagant. Today, parents feel compelled to hold parties at a venue […]

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TV is Going Family-Friendly this Summer

Bolstering excitement about the summer TV schedule, major networks recently released previews for their planned lineups.& Nearly every major broadcast network has brought a new family-friendly show to the air, a welcome break from sashaying celebrities and bloody, sex-filled teen dramas. Though in the case of any TV programming disagreements, multiple shows can be recorded […]

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5 Hidden Object Games Kids Will Love

A variety of kid-friendly video game genres are floating around. Some of these are online games, which we covered in a previous post here. Interactive learning for young children, even preschoolers, gives kids a great leg up in this technologically advanced world. One way to get kids engaged with learning is to have them play […]

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Children’s Party Ideas That Aim To Please

Each year children attend almost as many parties as there are children involved. If you want to add a little variety to your next celebration, why not try some of these children’s party ideas? Hold a party where guests must win their loot bags and any number of prizes by accumulating points. Meet each guest […]

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