Easy Science Experiments For Kids: How to Make Slime

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Science experiments are a fun way to let kids have a hands-on learning experience. One of our favorites is making slime. We'll show you how to make slime with common household ingredients: Borax (natural laundry detergent booster), white school glue and food coloring. Kids of all ages can have fun measuring, pouring, and stirring the ingredients. Educational Play with Slime Playing with slime is a sensory play experience. The slime allows … [Read more...]

Best Buy’s Back-To-School Sale on #SanDisk Memory Cards

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The reviewer has been compensated in the form of a Best Buy Gift Card and/or received the product/service at a reduced price or for free. #SanDisk @BestBuy @SanDisk Students are taking their tech to back to school with them this fall. Whether your student uses a mobile device or tablet, they will need a memory card for safe storage. Right now, you can get great deals on all SanDisk memory cards and products at Best Buy. Did you know a … [Read more...]

Why I Send Wet Ones Wipes To School in My Child’s Lunch Box (And You Should, Too!)

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It is Back-To-School time, which means I'll be back to packing school lunches really soon. I have already started shopping for lunch supplies. A few of our must-haves items are reusable lunch boxes, food containers and Wet Ones® wet wipes. Lunch boxes and food containers are pretty self-explanatory, but why are wet wipes at the top of my list? To put it simply: Because I want to make sure my son cleans his hands at lunch time. Germs and … [Read more...]

3 Ways To Prepare Your Child For Preschool

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Starting preschool is an exciting milestone for your child. They will make new friends and experience lots of new things at school. Most preschoolers will need some time to adjust to their new surroundings and schedule. Parents can help make the transition to preschool easier by doing these three simple things to prepare their child. [Tweet "3 Ways to Prepare Your Child For Preschool "] 1. Arrange playdates with other … [Read more...]

Best Buy Makes It Easy To Find Birthday Gift Ideas

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The reviewer has been compensated in the form of a Best Buy Gift Card and/or received the product/service at a reduced price or for free. #GiftIdeas #WishList @BestBuy Gift giving can be one of the best experiences ever. It's so fun to see the joy on someone's face as they open up the perfect gift. The shopping for cool gifts to give is the part that stresses most people out. I know I rack my brain for gift ideas every time a birthday or special … [Read more...]

Deliciously Sweet Hotdog Sauce Recipe

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This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Bar-S Foods. All opinions are 100% mine. #WeLoveBarSFranks Hotdogs are a quick and easy dinner my family enjoys often during the summer months. We love to fire up the grill and toss on a few hotdogs. They are ready to eat within minutes. To put it quite frankly (pun intended), grilled hotdogs are one of my favorite go-to meals to feed a summer crowd. They are easy to make and all I need to … [Read more...]

Triple Chocolate Cake Recipe

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You simply have to try this chocolate bundt cake. It is an easy chocolate cake recipe made with cake mix plus a few additional ingredients that take a box mix to the next level. This cake turns out beautifully moist and rich, with the perfect amount of chocolate sweetness. It does not need a frosting or glaze - although you could definitely frost this cake if you wanted. I think chocolate, vanilla or caramel frosting would work … [Read more...]

Easy Ways To Go Green in the Bathroom + Scott Tube-Free Toilet Paper Coupon

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This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Scott Tube-Free for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. Easy Ways To Go Green in the Bathroom National Simplify Your Life Week (August 2-8) Every year, over 17 billion toilet paper tubes are used in the US. I know my house contributes a lot of empty tubes to that number. It seems like such a waste to throw away the tubes. We recycle and upcycle tubes whenever we can. But did you know there is … [Read more...]

Beat the Heat With Water Gun Games

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Water gun games are the perfect way to beat the heat! Outdoor summer fun doesn't get much simpler than this. All you need is water plus your choice of water guns or Nerf Super Soakers. We recently got a Nerf Zombie Strike Super Soaker from Hasbro and it is pretty awesome. The Zombie Strike blasters can shoot up to 30 feet! Plus they have a really cool water tank that lights up - perfect for a nighttime versions of the water gun tag game idea … [Read more...]