New Uses for Old Arts & Crafts Projects

✨Do what you can, when you can✨

All parents are busy. None of us have unlimited time or resources to share with our kids. But we make the most of what we have & we try our best to make the moments count ❤️
$Free.99 Family Fun tip: When our kitchen table starts to look like it’s about to collapse from the weight of old paper arts & crafts projects, this is what I do: I take pictures of the projects to remember them by, I display some of them on the fridge & then I ask my 5-year-old if he wants to cut up the rest with the scissors ✂️ While I declutter, I throw out challenges to him like can you cut out a square for Mommy, how about a circle, let me see you cut a straight line, etc. 💥BOOM💥 That’s how you multitask like a pro 💁😆 I cleaned up, he practiced his cutting skills & he enjoyed showing off & receiving praise & attention from Mommy 👍

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Racing for $Free99 Family Fun 

✨We all had a playroom growing up. It was called “outside.”✨

Looking for some easy Free99 Family Fun? Just get outside & play!  Challenge your kids to a race & you can either have fun showing them that you still got it, or THEY can have fun making you eat their dust cause you’re getting too old to keep up with them 😩😂 

If you want to spice things up, here’s a few fun ways to add a twist to the fun:

1) Backwards Race: Everybody runs backwards.  Harder & funnier than it sounds!  Your kids will crack up when everyone starts to fall all over themselves 😂

2) Three-legged Race: Break up into teams of two.  Stand side by side with your partner & use a scarf to tie your right leg and your partner’s left leg together so that you’re stuck to each other.  Race other pairs who are tied together the same way. Again: harder & funnier than it sounds to coordinate the movement of your “third” leg with another person lol

3) Wheelbarrow Race: Break up into teams of two.  Have your partner get down on all fours & then pick up their feet, holding one foot in each of your hands. Your partner’s hands will remain on the ground so that you’re holding them up & moving forward as if pushing a wheelbarrow.  Have fun racing the other teams! 

Here’s a little #tbt to me racing my baby boy last year & my hubby going up against our oldest two kids.  I let baby boy win 😜but I’m not telling who ate the dust sandwich in my hubby’s race 😚🤐👀 

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