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DIY costumes for your grandchildren

DIY costumes for your grandchildren

You might think costumes are for the parents to come up with for Halloween, not the grandparents, but I found last year that sometimes it falls on grandma. Last year, three of my grandchildren ended up staying with me over Halloween and costumes were up to me. I love coming up with and creating my own costumes. If you ...

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Present Day

Present Day

My daughter decided about 14 years ago as a newlywed that there weren’t enough days in the year that she got presents. You get gifts for Christmas, for your birthday, and possibly Easter. But that is pretty much it. And when you are in college as a newlywed and have no money, you rely on those holidays for the things ...

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Gifts for all ages, boy or girl

Gifts for all ages,  boy or girl

This is my favorite section. How often is it a grandchild's birthday or Christmas or some other holiday and you just plain don't know what to give as a gift? Well, select above in the dropdown that says, "Grandchildren Gifts" and select the age and sex of the grandchild (or other) who needs a gift. Is it a 4 year old ...

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London Puzzle

London Puzzle

What a fun family gift. Give them this London 1000 Pc Jigsaw Puzzle By Dowdle Folk Art. This puzzle INCLUDES SPECIAL HIDDEN CULTURAL and city based references and jokes. Use your brain. Enhance your dexterity. Can you spot the people, jokes and messages hidden in the paintings Then have a London night. Read a ...

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60 Scholastic Books

60 Scholastic Books

Teach your grandchildren to love to read early with this book set of 60 Scholastic Little Leveled Readers Learn to Read Preschool Kindergarten First Grade Children's Book Lot (15 Books Each in Levels A, B, C, and D)

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Top 10 Kids’ Costumes of 2015

Top 10 Kids’ Costumes of 2015

Buying Halloween Costumes with the Grandchildren As a grandma, I found myself in charge of my son's children's costumes last year. He was working in North Dakota so shopping for costumes turned out to be an awesome evening for the grandchildren and me. I didn't prepare before shopping. After 4 hours in 4 stores, I ...

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