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  • How to create an easy bedtime routine for kids

    How to create an easy bedtime routine for kids

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    If you’re wondering how to create an easy bedtime routine for kids, then read on!  We’ve had our fair share of weeping and wailing and gnashing of teeth due to the bedtime routine blues.  Toddlers that won’t stay in their beds, babies with colic, and overtired meltdowns. All of these at once….been there.  From painful…

  • Taking kids to church without using children’s ministry

    Taking kids to church without using children’s ministry

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    If you want to take your kids to church without using the children’s ministry, then I have a few tips! Some churches don’t offer kid’s ministry during the service. Some families choose to forego the children’s ministry and keep the kids with the family in the worship services.   Either way, keeping kids in the…

  • How to start new meaningful family traditions

    How to start new meaningful family traditions

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    How do we start new family traditions? Let’s talk about how to start new meaningful family traditions today. It doesn’t have to look like what we might first imagine when we hear the term “family tradition”. I hope to open your mind to a whole new world of possibilities.  Family traditions can be anything that…

  • 9 Easy ways to make mealtime more enjoyable with young kids

    9 Easy ways to make mealtime more enjoyable with young kids

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    These 9 easy ways to make mealtime more enjoyable with young kids is coming from a mom who has dealt with plenty of picky eaters, and unappreciative family members. There are plenty of things we have tried that simply did not help.  Even if we weren’t serving “different meals” we were still met with a…

  • Top 5 tips for staying in a hotel with young kids

    Top 5 tips for staying in a hotel with young kids

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    Hotel stays with kids can be a lot of work, but it helps to stay organized! These top 5 tips for staying in a hotel with young kids are perfect for any busy family on the go. I am a minimalist and don’t like packing anything that isn’t serving an important purpose, so each of…