10 THINGS… For Lunar New Year!

January 28 begins the Year of the ROOSTER! • Lion dance • Firecrackers • Steamed dumplings • Tangerines • Clean house • Paper lanterns • Rooster decorations •“Gong hey fat chou” (May you be prosperous) • Red envelopes filled with money • Dragon...

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10 Things – Terra Toys Top 10 Staff Picks

Every year the 22-member staff at Terra Toys makes a list of their favorite play-tested toys for the year. During the month of December, come enjoy live demos of hundreds of toys, including the Top 10, and support local while you play! 1. The MyLand Car For the...

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10 THINGS …for Tongue-Twister Day!

She sells seashells by the seashore Red leather, yellow leather A proper copper coffee pot Purple paper people When does the wristwatch strap shop shut? Peter Piper picked a peck of pickled peppers A quick-witted cricket critic Toy boat, toy boat, toy boat The sixth...

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THINGS …for no-carve jack-o-lanterns

    Pipe cleaners and googly eyes Metallic Sharpies Glue and glitter Puff paint dots Acrylic paint Ribbons Patterned duct tape Doilies and spray paint Mod Podge and fall leaves Masks and...

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for Self-Improvement Month!

1. Meditate 2. Clean something 3. Take a walk 4. Volunteer 5. Start a hobby 6. Join a Book club 7. Work on a relationship 8. Clear your closet 9. Plan a healthy meal 10. Take a class

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For Back To School

Nutritious breakfasts   Clothes that fit   Sturdy backpacks   Healthy lunches   Carpool schedules   School calendars   Emergency contacts   School supplies   Chore charts   Easy weeknight...

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10 THINGS… FOR ROAD TRIPS!

  Wet wipes Hand sanitizer Ziplock bags First aid kit Snacks Water bottles Crayons & 
paper Stickers Audio books Travel...

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10 Things…for Graduation Gifts!

Tool set or multitool Universitylabeled items Restaurant giftcard Bowl and ramen noodles Umbrella  Dry erase board Water bottle filled with snacks Laundry bag Blanket Board game...

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Ten Things for Humor Month!

Try doing these with your kids, and just try to stop the giggles! Thumb wrestling Shadow puppets Tongue twisters Bathtub hairdos Goofy faces with a flashlight Bubble gum bubbles Knock-knock jokes Water balloons Secret code messages The “Floor is...

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10 Things for Stuffing Easter Eggs

Feeling icky about all that sugar going into the Easter eggs?  Try these 10 ideas instead.           Balloons Silly Putty Hair Accessories Toy Cars Jewelry Coins Mini Bubbles Socks Legos...

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Ten Things for Black History Month

Visit the George Washington Carver Museum at 1165 Angelina St. Visit Austin Arts and Cultural Resources for a list of events. Attend the African American Community Heritage Festival on Feb. 27. For preschoolers, read “Welcome, Precious” by Nikki Grimes. For ages 4 to...

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10 Things…to Master with Your Kids!

Take some time to master one or all of these tricky things. Hula hoop Chopsticks Skipping rocks Jump rope Cartwheel Cat’s cradle Rubik’s cube Paper airplane Cootie catcher Flying a...

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