Mothers Day

10 Favorite Mother's Day Gifts and Activities from waddleeahchaa.com

Update – Now there are 11 Mother’s Day Gifts and Activities! Easy Mother’s Day Terrariums from waddleeahchaa.com fun and easy project for children a gift that will continue to grow and bring joy throughout the year step-by-step directions with photos Mommy & Me Journal from waddleeahchaa.com This Mother’s Day give yourself a gift! I have […]

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Week at a Glance: Book of the week GIVEAWAY: Wherever You Are My Love Will Find You by Nancy Tillman Mother’s Day Gift Ideas Made by Kids Book of the week GIVEAWAY: Wherever You Are My Love Will Find You by Nancy Tillman Why we love this book: This book is magical! Both the lyrical, […]

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Week at a Glance: Book of the Week GIVEAWAY: Hug by Jez Alborough DIY Mother’s Day Hand Print Canvases Book of the Week GIVEAWAY: Hug by Jez Alborough What more do you want for Mother’s Day than a great, big, loving hug from your sweet, little monkeys? In this adorably sweet picture book, little chimpanzee […]

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I know Mother’s Day has passed but I just had to share one more post featuring this special day. We celebrated Mother’s Day by spending the day dealing with real-life motherhood! In our home, we have been sick for over three weeks. One kiddo started with a virus, passed it to the second kiddo and […]

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Book of the Week GIVEAWAY: The Kissing Hand by Audrey Penn Why we love this book: More than anything children want to know that they are loved and they are safe. The story of The Kissing Hand assures children that no matter where they go or what they do, “‘Mommy loves you. Mommy loves you.” […]

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Book of the Week GIVEAWAY: Love You Forever by Robert Munsch Why we love this book: “I’ll love you forever, I’ll like you for always, As long as I’m living my baby you’ll be.” Most are familiar with this classic book and song about the enduring love of motherhood. I’ve been rocking and singing to […]

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Book of the Week GIVEAWAY: Does A Kangaroo Have A Mother , Too? by Eric Carle Why we love this book: This book celebrates mothers! The simple, repetitive rhyme highlights animals and their mothers making it a natural shared reading experience, “Does A Kangaroo have a mother, too? YES! A KANGAROO has a mother. Just […]

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I realize that The Pioneer Women doesn’t need a shout-out from me but none the less, I’m whole hardheartedly backing-up her recent post about her adoration for Blue Q Totes, Shoppers and Pouches. I saw Ree’s photo of her Blue Q Tote and thought, “Hey, I’ve got one of those bags! Hey, my Boss Lady […]

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Book of the Week GIVEAWAY:  Flower Garden by Eve Bunting Why we love this book: This is a beautifully illustrated story, told through a simple repetitive rhyme, about a young girl and father who plant a colorful window box as a birthday surprise for mother. We especially appreciate the city setting as the daughter and father walk through […]

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Mother’s Day GIVEAWAY

April 27, 2011

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Mother’s Day Book GIVEAWAY: Mommy Mine by Tim Warnes with illustrations by Jane Chapman (illustrator of Bear Snores On) Why we love this book: Look at these illustrations. How can you resist that sweetness?! We absolutely love these colorful, sweet, playful illustrations of Mommies and their little ones. But this book is so much more. […]

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I day dream a lot! Since Mother’s Day is approaching, I started day dreaming about my children and how we have spent our past Mother’s Days. Here are my little beach bums Mother’s Day 2007. I just want to scoop up these two and smother them with kisses. If they grow up to be professional […]

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One late night as I settled into bed, I reached over to my bedside table for my book. I thought to myself, “You might be a mother if . . . you’ve long ago said goodbye to your bedside candles and decorations and replaced them with an ugly tissue box for the runny nose that […]

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Is this a juggler? No! This is a very important Mommy cooking macaroni. Recently while working with a small guided group of 5 year-olds, we had a discussion about their Mommies. While they drew portraits of their Mommies, we chatted about their pictures and their Mommies. I’d like to share a few of their portraits […]

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This Mom LOVES Coffee!!!

April 27, 2010

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Seriously, this Mom LOVES Coffee! Since I was a young child, I have loved everything about coffee . . .   the way the coffee pot sounds as it’s brewing and the heavenly wake-up smell . . . the beautiful color when you add a little cream (Yes, it must be cream! Not milk or half-n-half! […]

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