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A Day at Avila Barn: Fall Activities For Toddlers

Avila Barn is one of our favorite places to visit in the fall! It’s the perfect place to take your toddler for fun fall activities. We love visiting Avila Barn. Even though we’ve been there for the past two years around Halloween to pick pumpkins, I had no idea they also had u-pick harvesting! Luckily they posted about u-pick flowers…

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DIY Bird House From Recycled Materials

Bird houses are such an easy and fun way to add some color to your yard! They don’t take up a lot of space and can be made from just about anything. My toddler is bird obsessed and is always on the look out for some new feathered friends. This easy DIY bird house was the perfect activity for her!…

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18 Facts About Me

It’s #meetthemakerweek! Day one’s topic is to introduce ourselves, and I’m not very goodbar writing those”about me” paragraphs so I thought I’d introduce myself this way instead. Hi! I’m Lexi, and here’s 18 random facts about me: 1. My birthday is September 18th and I am a proud virgo. You’ve probably already heard me tsk about it here, but honestly…

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8 Tips for Raising Toddler Artists

As an art educator, when I found out I was pregnant I couldn’t wait to start planning projects for Aaliyah. I remember being pregnant and working in the museum; showing students how to shape clay and feeling her kick as I taught. I couldn’t wait to show her one day too. When speaking to other moms, it breaks my heart…

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