Going Bowling for the First Time

Words on Parenting Wednesday is a weekly post series on the subject of parenting. I’ll talk about any adventures we have with our girls to motherhood experiences to fun and games for children to featuring mommy bloggers.

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Do your kids love going bowling? Do you remember their first time bowling?

Last month, my husband and I took Katie and Sophia bowling for the first time. The day before we went, our girls watched a bowling video and they were laughing and clapping with excitement.

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Pretend Play as a Little Chef

Words on Parenting Wednesday is a weekly post series on the subject of parenting. I’ll talk about any adventures we have with our girls to motherhood experiences to fun and games for children to featuring mommy bloggers.

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Today I am guest posting on Kaitlin’s blog at An Apple Per Day. She guest posted on my blog couple weeks ago on why now is a perfect time for swimming lessons. I’m sharing about how my girls love play pretend as a little chef in their play kitchen. You can check out my guest post on her website here.

What do you think of this play kitchen area in my girls’ room? If your children love to play with food, tea sets, or kitchens, I know they would love this play area.

Guest Post: Why Now is a Perfect Time for Swimming Lessons

Words on Parenting Wednesday is a weekly post series on the subject of parenting. I’ll talk about any adventures we have with our girls to motherhood experiences to fun and games for children to featuring mommy bloggers.

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Today’s post is brought to you by An Apple Per Day. Kaitlin loves to blog about healthy living and topics related to kids and parenting.

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Here is Kaitlin’s guest post. Enjoy! Don’t forget to visit her blog at An Apple Per Day.

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Nature Jars

Words on Parenting Wednesday is a weekly post series on the subject of parenting. I’ll talk about any adventures we have with our girls to motherhood experiences to fun and games for children to featuring mommy bloggers.

*If you would like to guest post on my blog on the topic of children or any other topic, send me a message.

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Do your kids love nature? My girls, Katie and Sophia, love being outside and discovering nature. Since they love finding things such as leaves and pine cones, I thought I would create a nature jar for Katie and Sophia to place things they found outside.

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Train Table Activity

Words on Parenting Wednesday is a weekly post series on the subject of parenting. I’ll talk about any adventures we have with our girls to motherhood experiences to fun and games for children to featuring mommy bloggers.

*If you would like to guest post on my blog on the topic of children or any other topic, send me a message.

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Today I’m guest posting on Tiffany’s blog at Before the Clock Strikes Midnight. I’m sharing one of my girls’ favorite activity to play – their train table. You can check out my guest post on her website here.

What do you think of the train table in my girls’ room? If your kids love the train table at Barnes & Noble, they’d love this table.

Chalk Art

Words on Parenting Wednesday is a weekly post series on the subject of parenting. I’ll talk about any adventures we have with our girls to motherhood experiences to fun and games for children to featuring mommy bloggers.

*If you would like to guest post on my blog on the topic of children or any other topic, send me a message.

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One thing my girls, Katie and Sophia, love to do on a nice day is go outside. Sometimes we’ll bring out the chalk container and draw on the sidewalk in the front yard. Do your kids love to create chalk art on the sidewalk? What do they love to draw?

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A Trip to the Zoo

Words on Parenting Wednesday is a weekly post series on the subject of parenting. I’ll talk about any adventures we have with our girls to motherhood experiences to fun and games for children.

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Do you love taking multiple trips to the zoo in the summer? What animals do your children love to see the most?

Last week was our first trip to the zoo this summer. It was a perfect day to go to the Dakota Zoo – low eighties with a slight breeze. There will definitely be more trips. We will be buying a zoo pass for the next time we go. A zoo pass is worth it since we will be taking our girls to the zoo a lot this summer.

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Cutting Teeth Review

Words on Parenting Wednesday is a weekly post series on the subject of parenting. I’ll talk about any adventures we have with our girls to motherhood experiences to fun and games for children.

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Couple months ago I was contacted by a publisher named Angie at St Martin’s Press. She thought I might be interested in reading the book Cutting Teeth by Julia Fierro, so she sent me a digital copy of the novel. Julia follows my blog and asked her publisher to reach out to me. I felt very honored to have a chance to read Julia Fierro’s novel and review it.

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Minnie Mouse Birthday Party Theme

Words on Parenting Wednesday is a weekly post series on the subject of parenting. I’ll talk about any adventures we have with our girls to motherhood experiences to fun and games for children.

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When throwing a birthday party for your kids, do you use basic decorations or do you go with a theme? Is everything very simple or do you go all out?

Katie turned 2 years old back in October. I made an album to summarize Katie’s year 2 of life. We picked a Minnie Mouse theme for her birthday party. Katie loves watching Mickey Mouse Clubhouse, so we thought this theme would be a perfect fit for her.

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Breaking Out in Song

Words on Parenting Wednesday is a weekly post series on the subject of parenting. I’ll talk about any adventures we have with our girls to motherhood experiences to fun and games for children.

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Do your children love the movie Frozen? Do they watch it over and over and over again? My girls do. Katie and Sophia have two all time favorite movies – Rio and Frozen. They watch them over and over again.

While watching Frozen, Katie and Sophia loves it when the songs are being sung. My girls will either have a big smile on their face or will start singing. Do your children love singing the songs?

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