Justine Ratas
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Quiet Time Busy Boxes- post includes tons of ideas and pictures! | thedomesticfour.com

Step by step instructions (and tons of ideas) to create quiet time busy boxes for preschoolers.

6 Ways to Get Your Kids to Listen without Yelling and encourage listening.

How to Get Your Kids to Listen without Yelling - Beauty in the Mess 6 Ways to Get Your Kids to Listen without Yelling and encourage listening.

Play Create Explore: 200+ Activites for Ages 1-5

Play Create Explore: Activites for Ages continuously updated resource for tons of creative activities for kids! it is huge ONGOING list of creative activities from Play Create Explore

Sunday Night Prep to Eat Clean All Week {great site for clean eating!}

Sunday Night Prep to Eat Clean All Week {great site for clean eating!} Great site for healthy recipes and ideas to making healthy eating habits more convenient.i don't eat clean but this will be nice to look at later

30+ of the best DIY Kid recipes and concoctions.  All in one place!

Check out these fun recipes for kid crafts from Busy Kids Happy Mom! 30 great art projects to keep your kids happy and spending quality time together.

Add Baby Powder to your Beach Bag. Baby Powder gets sand off skin easily, better than using water... We've done this for years, It really works!

I keep a thing of baby powder in my beach bag. "baby powder gets sand off your skin easily, who knew?" - my aunt did! This was a lifesaver at the beach this summer! Totally keeping powder in the beach bag from that day forward!

So the above items aren't all healthy. But the idea is great: Turn a tackle/craft box into your own personal wonderland of snacks. This is so thrilling you should probably just make one and carry it around with you at all times.

Road trip food kit, and other tips for traveling with kids. (Well, why leave it just for kids? This is a great idea adults who have long road trips, too. I bet I could find even healthier foods to put in the tackle box.) diy-and-crafts

Ideas to organize kids' stuff

Kids' organization ideas - Links all in one spot! I love the idea of using the kids' pictures to label their hooks for towels.

100 ways to avoid tv - lots of ideas for 2-3 yr olds. Added to my summer activity list.

Im not against the kids watching tv- but this is a fun list!--- 100 ways to avoid TV. activities for little ones. Seriously there's so much stuff they can do!

"Quiet Time Bins" for Each Day of the Week + a list of 24 things to put in them!

"Quiet Time Bins" for Each Day of the Week + a list of 24 things to put in them! -- this is a great idea for Mason's quiet time in his room daily. Use bins with special quiet time activities.GET a traffic light alram clock to signal when he is done.