OWTK Kindie Music News

Potty Training Success – The Sesame Place Prize
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Potty Training Success – The Sesame Place Prize

Since the end of last year, at 18-20 months old, our daughter has been telling us when she had to go to the bathroom but she had plateau-ed in her progress towards diaper independence. During the 4th of July holiday, coincidently enough, facing a stretch of 5 consecutive days home […]

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Bird Feeder – Parent Hack style

An inventive and inexpensive way to attract birds to your lawn and feed them in the process is to make a birdseed pine cone. This little activity is quick, easy, and loads of fun for kids. Note: those with peanut allegeries will want to find a sticky alternative or avoid […]

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OWTK Monthly Music Suggestions – July 2006

During the third week of each month, OWTK dusts off the record collection and brings to you, our loyal reader, a handful of choice cuts from artists/bands old and new that can and should be enjoyed by you and yours, regardless of age. So gather ’round the family PC (or […]

Flat Stanley – A literacy/travel project
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Flat Stanley – A literacy/travel project

Take a flat “friend” along on your family’s summer vacation, snap photos of him or her in front of the Eiffel Tower, Washington Monument, Grand Canyon, or wherever you are heading and send OWTK your best shot (with caption). We will post the best pictures on OutWithTheKids.com! Visit the official […]

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Don’t pack away the infant clothes!

Sure, your little one is not so little anymore and it has been a couple seasons since those oh-so-cute 0-3m onesies and those adorable 3-6m overalls have even come close to fitting, but do not pack up or “hand-down” all those infant clothes just yet! All those tee shirts, booties, […]

Interactive Art for Kids
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Interactive Art for Kids

The easiest way to expose your kids to anything, including art, and have them enjoy the experience is to make the process FUN!The National Gallery of Art in Washington D.C. offers a fantastic and fun way to encourage kids to be artistic and to appreciate and learn about art – […]

OWTK Monthly Music Suggestions – June 2006
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OWTK Monthly Music Suggestions – June 2006

*This music also featured in June’s Mix CD article* Here are some suggestions for “adult” music that can be downloaded from iTunes and shared with your kids of any age, organized as “Louder” and “Softer” selections. Don’t worry, the loud is not ear shattering and the soft will not put […]

Mix CDs – a unique birthday party favor
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Mix CDs – a unique birthday party favor

Here is a simple, fun, and long lasting kid’s birthday party favor idea: A CD mix of your child’s favorite songs from the past 12 months. Most dollar-store quality toys, balloons, stickers and regular party favor material is forgotten about shortly after it is received. A mix CD is long […]

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