Kids Frugal Fun: Thanksgiving Place Cards

Do YOUR kids have off a lot this week?  We have half days all week in town, which leaves ample room for crafts and baking (in theory).  These are just SO CUTE and I can't wait to make some for our table!! Thanksgiving is just over a week  a few days away so I wanted to ...

Kermit the Frog Cupcakes! Just in time for Thanksgiving!!

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I LOVE Kermit the Frog.  LOVE him.  He's my very favorite of the Muppets, although I love them all.  In just one week and 2 days there's going to be Muppet mania nationwide...because the new movie opens!! Who else but Disney would find fun uses for Mentos, too!! Thanks to the folks at Disney for sharing!

Kids Frugal Fun- Thankful Turkey Countdown

Every week  MomonDealz brings us a kids craft that is fun, educational, and frugal. Believe it or not, Thanksgiving is 2 weeks away! I know making turkeys may seem "old school" but I really like this one because it can serve as a count down to this holiday! If you've missed past crafts, be sure to check ...

Kids Frugal Fun: Candy Corn People

October 30th is National Candy Corn Day and who doesn't love that stuff?!? I know I sure love the it! Every week Momondealz brings you a fun, educational, and frugal kids craft! This week's is centered around cutting and pasting which is a huge skill for pre-K and Kindergarten children. Candy Corn Person: Materials: White, yellow, and orange construction ...

National Geographic Big Book of Halloween Fun & Catzilla (Giveaway: 4 winners!)

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National Geographic's Big Book of Halloween Fun is a great book for kids ages 6-12 (although most of the content is easy to modify for younger kids) that is divided into 8 different categories with crafts, recipes, costumes and goodies galore to entertain your child with Halloween fun!  This book has eight sections featuring picture games, ...

Kids Frugal Fun: Frankenstein Treat Bag

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Every week Momondealz brings us a kids craft that is educational and frugal! Materials: Paper Shopping Bag Various Colors of Construction Paper Glue Markers Directions: -I realize traditional Frankenstein is green but purple is the new green in my son's book! LOL. If you don't feel like cutting the shapes, you can just have your child draw the face. I had Will ...

Happy 85th Anniversary, Winnie the Pooh!! Available on Blu-ray & DVD 10/25!

Our copy of WINNIE THE POOH arrived yesterday and we will be enjoying family movie night tomorrow night watching it yet again- and I can't wait!! Its such a wonderful film (and watch for a giveaway coming SOON, hint hint) that everyone can enjoy- my not-then 2 year old loved it and I know my ...

Kids Frugal Fun: Egg Carton Pumpkins

Each week Mom on Dealz brings us a craft that is fun, educational, and frugal. This Friday is World Egg Day and since I love using recycled materials in crafts, I thought "Why not do some crafts with egg cartons?" Be sure to read to the bottom where there are egg related educational activities you ...

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Educational Insights Playfoam® and Alpha Catch™ (Giveaway)

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My 4 year old attends a Peer Model Preschool Program at our local elementary school.  One of the things I love the most about this program is that all of the children are treated equally, and the special needs of the children are incorporated into the entire classroom.  Some of the children have sensory issues, ...