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Feeding Ducks—and Talking with Your Kids and Teens about Balance with This Easy Outdoor Family Activity

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Feeding Ducks—and Talking with Your Kids and Teens about Balance with This Easy Outdoor Family Activity

Feeding ducks is such a great pleasure for a fun and simple family activity! But did you know that eating white bread isn't necessarily good for ducks? See how knowing the foods that are nutritious for feeding ducks can also help you talk with your children and teens about finding balance in their lives!

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TP Fling Flyers—Easy and Fun Family Game for All Ages

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TP Fling Flyers—Easy and Fun Family Game for All Ages

If you have chopsticks and empty toilet paper rolls, then you’re on your way to 60 minutes of family fun with just 1–2 minutes of setup for these fling flyers combined with a fun target practice! Enjoy TP fling flyers indoor or outdoors for lots of family fun! Games like this are accessible—and fun!—for all ages, from toddler to adults. 

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Give Your KIDS a Thank-you Shout-out during the Coronavirus

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Give Your KIDS a Thank-you Shout-out during the Coronavirus

Kids have been experiencing lots of ups and downs, too, and a special note of appreciation and recognition may be just what they need this week! Try this idea to make it extra meaningful! Use a growth-theme to acknowledge all the growth you’ve seen in them, and give them seeds or plants that they can watch grow as a reminder of the growth they’ve experienced during these unique times.

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How Many Squares? A Simple Art Game That Helps You Talk with Your Kids about Goals and Growth

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How Many Squares? A Simple Art Game That Helps You Talk with Your Kids about Goals and Growth

This name-that-tune style art game uses graph paper to see who can draw an object using the least amount of squares. It also provides a great parallel to setting and achieving goals, and it can help you talk about growth and goal-setting with your family!

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