Happy International Chocolate Day!

September 13th is International Chocolate Day. To celebrate this delicious day, we’ve got some fun activities for you and your kids. Make chocolate-scented play dough For this, you’ll need:  ½ cup cocoa powder½ cup salt1 ¼ cups flour1 cup boiling water½  tablespoon cream of tartar1 ½  tablespoons cooking oil…

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5 Ways to Celebrate the First Day of Fall

The first day of fall aka the day of autumnal equinox falls on September 22 this year. Here are some ways you can celebrate this special day. Explain why leaves change color When fall arrives, leaves change to colors of yellow and orange. Explain to your child how this happens;…

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7 Ways to Fuel Your Child’s Creativity

Research has shown that we have impaired creative development in children. Instead of allowing them to be imaginative, we have surrounded them with props and characters that actually inhibit their creativity.  Gone are the days when kids would imagine a stick to be a sword; they now have Star…

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