Kid’s Party Idea: Monster Repellent Spray

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Monsters don’t have to be scary. I mean, look at Cookie Monster. Unless you are a cookie you are pretty much safe from that gravel-voiced blue monster. There are lots of cute creatures that can be used to decorate a children’s party. A pink Cyclops with buck teeth or a smiling green goblin with fins… 

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DIY Aromatherapy Play Dough

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Making play dough is a great party activity, and one that the kids can all take home as favors! You can choose any scent that you want, and match it with corresponding colors. I chose lavender essential oil for its relaxing effect, peppermint for its stimulating effect and orange for its uplifting effect. Please note… 

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DIY Water Bottle Maracas

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When my son was a baby, I took him to a Music and Me class where an angel of a music therapist introduced different instruments, movement and song to moms and babies each week. We sang and giggled at the little ones as they learned all about making sound. The smiles and belly laughs the… 

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Purim Graggers (Noisemakers) for the Kids

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The Jewish Holiday of Purim, in which we celebrate Jewish survival and freedom, is fast approaching. Besides the excitement of reading the Megillah (the story of Purim), we anticipate the fun that comes with getting dressed up, eating hamantashen (traditional Purim cookies) and gragger craft projects. A ‘Gragger’ is the traditional noisemaker that we use… 

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Baby Shower Gift Idea: Gluten-Free Playdough

Baby Shower Gift Idea: Gluten-Free Play Dough | Evermine Blog | www.evermine.com

Did you know that making gluten free play dough at home can be super easy? Though I’ve made it before, making play dough always seems like an intimidating task. Turns out, it’s simple stuff, and it’s somehow intrinsically fun to watch powdered ingredients, water, oil and heat turn into a delightful, pliable, non-sticky dough. To… 

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Message-In-A-Bottle Party Favors

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Party planning is one of my favorite things to do. I just love coming up with lots of fun, creative details to make the event extra special. It’s especially fun when the party has a theme! These cute Message-in-a-Bottle favors would be perfect for a mermaid or ocean themed party. They could even become an… 

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