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Avoid Over Scheduling Kids

Brace yourself because back to school means that after school activities are back and parents become taxi drivers again. There are so many choices from soccer & swimming to ballet, karate, art & piano.   How do we determine which … Continue reading

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DIY Summer Celebration

Summer is still here whether your kids have started school or not.  Here are few of our favorite pins to inspire a DIY summer party celebration.  Use recycled materials to create this old fashion wooden DIY lemonade stand.  Kids love … Continue reading

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How to Dye Pasta: Easy Kid Craft

Kids love to make necklaces and bracelets.  I am always running out of beads when I have a group of kidos over playing.  Here is a clever way to die pasta and have buckets of beads! 1) Buy a few … Continue reading

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Snow, Carolers and Free Pinks Hot Dogs!

Yep, tomorrow night, Friday December 7th from 5pm – 9pm the Annual Toluca Lake Holiday Open House is happening. Santa and Pinks will be right across the street from the Zookies store on Forman and Riverside. Santa will be there … Continue reading

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Mad Science Class For Kids at Zookies

Kids had a blast last session at Zookies Shop in Toluca Lake where Science was discovered.  Balloons zoomed across the room on Zip Lines, Slime was made concocted with powders ands liquids, robots whizzed around, marsh mellow pyramid contests were … Continue reading

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5 Ways this Summer to Build Children’s Confidence

  When I was a kid, I always remember summers at my grandparents house. It was a time when we got to run around outside in the woods, exploring nature and freedom. In our modern busy lives with potential dangers … Continue reading

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Summer Time Kids Must Do List

Go to the Beach Go to a Water Park Have a Picnic Go on Vacation Go to a Museum Build a Secret Fort Go Swimming Build Something Bake Something Give Something to Someone in Need Help an Animal Try a … Continue reading

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