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Easter Crafting Fun for Your Little Ones

Looking for some easy and adorable Easter crafts to do with your kids? Check out four of our favorites: Baby Chick Supplies: White and orange construction paper Large googly eyes Yellow grass Glue, scissors & a pencil Directions: Draw a circle on your white construction paper, as big or as little as you want your […]

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The New Meaning of Valentine’s Day

After doing some very informal research on Valentine’s Day, I noticed that the word “martyr” kept popping up. According to Wikipedia, the original Valentines were the Valentine of Rome and the Valentine of Terni, who were honored for their martyrdom in the early first century. Which got me thinking: wait a minute, this holiday is […]

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Love, Hearts, and Valentine’s Day Crafts

Here are some fun Valentine’s Day themed crafts to get ready for tomorrow! Making Love Bugs and Hearts will surely be a big hit with the kids. Love Bug Footprint  Supplies: Black & red paint White construction paper Googly eyes Glue Black sharpie Directions: Start by painting your child’s foot with the red paint, beginning […]

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Rebranding Valentine’s Day

I’ve never gone in for Valentine’s Day. The over-priced dinners, wilted roses, and bad chocolates just don’t scream intimate respect, honest discourse, and deep appreciation to me. Neither do diamonds or itchy lingerie. I guess I’m too practical – the Virgo curse. My husband and I have never acknowledged the day. The year we accidentally […]

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12 Sugar-Free Classroom Valentines

Another holiday is upon us, and it’s one that always sneaks up on me because I am still not back into the swing of daily routines after the winter break.  You do not want to be that one parent who forgets to send your child to school without Valentines to hand out!  So here are […]

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Year of the Rooster :: Chinese New Year SF Events

Thru February 16 Year of the Rooster Exhibit SF Public Library, Main Branch Atrium 100 Larkin Street   Thru December 31 Chinese American: Exclusion/ Inclusion on Exhibit Work of Giants: Chinese Railroad Workers Project Chinese Historical Society of America 965 Clay Street   Thru December 31 Collected Letter Exhibit Asian Art Museum 200 Larkin Street […]

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