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Vision Board Eggs – A Craft for the Whole Family

Posted by Katie Tastrom on Apr 13, 2017 8:45:00 AM

For those of us in the northern hemisphere, Easter usually means that spring has sprung, which means that summer is hot on its tail (no pun intended!). Beyond the religious significance, Easter is a great time to spend time together as a family. However, in many places the weather is still unpredictable this time of year. Therefore, you may want to have some indoor activities planned in case it rains or is too muddy. One great family crafts that also helps inspire meaningful conversation is a vision board egg.

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Topics: Celebrations, Parenting, Arts and Crafts, Family, Family Day, Planning, Making Memories, DIY, Work Life Balance

How to organize a "Block Party"

Posted by Kim Wunderlich-Cady on Aug 4, 2016 7:00:00 AM

Every culture has parties and celebrations of some sort.  American culture has many of these, most with a focus on a specific holiday, event or season.   But we also have a little something called the “Block Party”.  A neighborly get-together and food-fest that usually coincides with absolutely nothing at all, except everyone’s desire to share food and fun.

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Topics: Fun with Kids, Au Pair Adventures in the USA, Food, Culture, American Culture, Au Pairs, Host Family, Family Day, Cultural Event Idea, Community, Neighbors

Summer Solstice

Posted by Katie Tastrom on May 13, 2016 7:27:00 AM


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Topics: Fun with Kids, Culture, Celebrations, Holidays, American Culture, Au Pairs, Summer, Sweden, Family Day, Cultural Event Idea, World Culture, Community

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