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Holiday Gift Guide:  Flipbooks

Holiday Gift Guide: Flipbooks

Looking for a fun stocking stuffer or creative activity for the kids?  You have to check out Fiptomania.  These flipbooks are enjoyed by young and old alike and they’ve been around for nearly 20 years.  Flipbooks are the original motion pictures, having been around for over 120 years. They don’t require batteries, electricity or any power source(…)

Holiday Gift Wrapping Made Easy with Fiskars

Holiday Gift Wrapping Made Easy with Fiskars

The gift wrap table has gone up at our house. This is gift wrap central for the next 3 weeks. As Christmas presents are purchased, they get wrapped, topped off with a bow and placed under the tree. Everything needed for the perfect present is on this table, tape, paper, scissors, boxes, ribbon, bows, and(…)

Holiday Gift Guide:  Origami Animals:  Super Paper Pack

Holiday Gift Guide: Origami Animals: Super Paper Pack

Welcome to December!  Holiday shopping is in full swing.  For the most part, my main shopping is done, now I am looking for smaller gifts for people like our dog sitter and the UPS man, who frequents our house daily.  My daughter is looking for fun gifts for her friends and some of her favorite(…)

Holiday Gift Guide:  Think with Art – Subscription Box

Holiday Gift Guide: Think with Art – Subscription Box

The countdown for the holidays has begun and here at Mom-Spot we have amazing recommendations for this year’s gift giving.  Each day from now until Christmas Eve, we will be featuring a recommended toy, book, stocking stuffer or special gift for the kids, mom and dad and the other members of the family.  For a(…)

Think and Make Like an Artist

Think and Make Like an Artist

My daughter always loved to draw and color.  Nothing has changed and she is now a teenager.  We sit a lot and color and draw and now and again actually make something artsy.  Have a child who loves to doodle and do arts and crafts?  Check out this book from Thames & Hudson, “think and(…)

Have a Pirate Adventure with Playdate in a Box

Have a Pirate Adventure with Playdate in a Box

The end of school is right around the corner. I know that my kids have only a few days left and they cannot wait to start their summer adventure. We’ve already been busy planning day field trips in our local area, scheduling playdates with friends and looking into boredom busters. Today, I want to share(…)