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It’s not a fancy inflatable sprinkler or a bouncy house. It’s a $10 (or less) drink dispenser that has given my kids (ages 2-7) countless hours of fun outside! I first learned about this idea from The Workspace For Children and it’s changed our outside playtime dramatically! It doesn’t seem like much (and really… it […]

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Have you seen these adorable mesh shell collecting bags floating around the internet? I’ve seen several cute DIYs with them and first discovered them from my business partner, Mandy! She customized hers SO adorably for her kids with pipe cleaners! I ordered a set of the bags (only $15 for 3 ) and have had […]

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*This post is sponsored by Target.  We have a pizza and movie night tradition every Friday. It started about a year ago and it’s something we all look forward to alllll week. Now that it’s summer I decided it was time to switch things up a bit and I’ve partnered with Target today to share […]

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*This post is sponsored by ALDI. Summer is FINALLY upon us! I think most of us can agree this summer is going to be one for the books! After being stuck at home for over a year I am so ready to celebrate warm weather with friends and family this year. Today I’ve teamed up […]

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Who is ready to kick off a fun-filled summer? Here are some outdoor finds in case you need a little update to your gear this summer!  Kikkerland Huckleberry Make Your Own Flower Necklace Kit Toy Parachute – Hearth & Hand with Magnolia Rainbow Character Kids’ Chair- Sun Squad Retro Basket Jelly Bag- Light Pink Crystal […]

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There are SO many wonderful Usborne Books & More books to read during the summer months for every age group. Today I’m sharing my favorite beach themed UBAM books and have split out the activity books (lots of those, too). I love that we offer so many educational and non-fiction books filled with flaps and […]

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Outdoor patio season is finally upon us!! Here in Maryland it gets hot and humid, the mosquitos and flies come out and we really find there are only a few months out of the year where we can enjoy our outside area. Ours is a work in progress but I spent last weekend sprucing up […]

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Happy Monday! I’m so excited because after months of waiting safely at home we are finally taking our first family vacation in over a year! I think a change of scenery is going to be incredible for all of us! We are heading down to the beach in North Carolina for a week and then […]

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This post is the result of many late night nursing sessions browsing endlessly on Amazon! Though summer break may look different for a lot of us this year, we can still make it memorable and fun for our kids! Here are some summer Amazon finds I have my eye on. Flower Sunglasses : We have […]

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Have you seen the frozen yogurt bark recipes floating around Pinterest? It typically is loaded with fruit (which is so delicious and I highly recommend adding). I made this last week and it was a huge hit, it’s super addictive and rather healthy depending on what kind of yogurt you use!! It would be great […]

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If you haven’t noticed it’s beach week here at Camp Mama Notes and of course I had to include a round-up of beach themed books! Here are some of my favorite titles from Usborne where I’m a sales consultant. These books are wonderful quality and a great mix of both picture books and non-fiction! And […]

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For our first foray into homemade slime we made BEACH SAND SLIME and let me just tell you, it lived up to the expectations! Piper played with it for a solid hour two days in a row! It was really fun and simple to make and a great sensory tool to add to your collection! […]

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