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Youth Digital ~ 3D Game Design

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We were recently given the opportunity to review quite an amazing program. A program I would HIGHLY recommend to ANY parent with children interested in learning to make their own games, animation, or game designs. Cody has always wanted to learn how to make games. Now there are a lot of coding things I know about as far as coding for websites, the only problem was that coding to make a game is different! I know NOTHING about it, so teaching him how to make them was just something I struggled … [Read more...]

Hassle Free Easter Dinner #HoneyBakedEaster #ad

Boiled ham, painted Easter eggs and tulips on rustic table

Disclosure: This is a sponsored post from the HoneyBaked Ham Company from Business2Blogger. All opinions are those of my children or myself, please read my full disclosure for more information. Do you have those holidays that you are just not looking forward to cooking a big meal for the family? The Honey Baked Ham Store has just what you need to make your holiday meal extra delicious, super easy, and quick. Without giving up the quality meal you love to provide for your family. I know on … [Read more...]

Jell-O Easter Shapes

While at the store picking up last minute things for our Easter Brunch and Annual Easter Egg hunt with the cousins I cam across this kit for $.99 it came with an Easter Jiggler mold and 2 boxes of strawberry Jell-o. I planned on getting Jell-O anyway and pretty much got the mold for free since 2 boxes of Jell-o would have cost the same. So we made these cute Jell-O jigglers for the kids to eat at our Easter party. We followed the directions on the package, for making Jell-O Jigglers and … [Read more...]

Construction Sensory Bin

This is a sensory bin that I made for the boys a while ago but never got around to sharing. So I finally decided to get the post finished and share it with you all. This is a very simple sensory bin that of course my boys loved, because what boy doesn't love playing in a construction sensory bin ;-) I could see girls loving it to though! We used our DIY Sensory Table to play with our sensory bins this time. I also do not have pictures of the kids playing in the bin, so you only get pictures of … [Read more...]

Analytical Grammar Review and Discount #hsreview

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Grammar is just one subject some of my kids really struggle with. I have tried many different programs with them to try to improve this area, but nothing has seemed to work. Well that was until I told them they didn't have ago do a grammar program every single day of every single year for the rest of their school years. What? You may ask ... Well read on to find out about this unique and wonderful grammar program we found called Analytical Grammar that will continue to be our grammar program for … [Read more...]

Easter Egg Rice Krispie Treats

I saw this cute recipe on Pinterest, and thought it would be a very simple recipe for the kids to help make for Easter! These Easter Egg rice krispie treats are so simple and are so festive, well and of course delicious! Easter Egg Rice Krispie Treats: Ingredients Needed: Rice Krispie Cereal Marshmallows 1 bag 3TBS Butter Big Plastic Easter Eggs Wax Paper Easter Themed Sprinkles (optional) Directions: Make your rice krispie treats according to the … [Read more...]

Easter Egg Decorating ~ 4 Fun and Easy Ways to Decorate Eggs

Welcome to Day 5 of our Easter Egg decorating ideas, today is the last day of our Easter Egg Decorating series, and is a round up of all the ideas that were shared this week. What was your favorite Easter Egg Decorating Idea? Leave a comment and let me know! Here are a couple pictures of all the eggs put together in a basket that was set on the table for our Easter Brunch with our family! The kids enjoyed eating them up in no time. On Day 1 ~ we shared our recipe for making our Easter … [Read more...]

Easter Egg Decorating ~ Multi-Colored Striped Easter Eggs

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Welcome to day 4 of our Easter Egg decorating ideas, Day 1 I shared how brightly dye Easter eggs, Day 2 we made Wax Resist Easter Eggs, and Day 3 we made Marbleized Easter eggs, today I am going to share 1 last fun and creative way to decorate Easter Eggs. For Day 4 ~ Our idea came from this Pinterest idea, well lets just say ours did not turn out anything like theirs looked like. The rubber bands were hard to get on the eggs without breaking the eggs, Dustin tried masking tape and that just … [Read more...]

Easter Egg Decorating ~ Marbleized Eggs

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Welcome to Day 3 of our Easter Egg Decorating series, in day 1 we learned how to dye eggs using vinegar, water & food coloring, that is the recipe we will be using to dye our eggs today as well. In day 2 we learned how to make wax crayon resist Easter Eggs!Today I will be teaching you how to make marbelized Easter Eggs! I found this great idea on Pinterest and thought it would be a fun and unique way to decorate our Easter Eggs this year. This is such an easy way to decorate Easter Eggs it … [Read more...]

Easter Egg Decorating ~ Wax Resist Eggs

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Welcome to Day 2 of our series on decorating Easter Eggs! In case you missed day 1 we used dye to decorate our eggs. Today we are sharing our wax crayon resist idea for decorating Easter Eggs! This was a new idea I had not ever tried before last year, but we were all very pleased with the results. DIY Wax resist Easter Eggs Supplies Needed: Wax crayon (we used clear crayons) Hardboiled Eggs Whatever colors you choose of dye mix (yesterday I shared how to make your own dye mix … [Read more...]