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Annesophia Richards

Annesophia Richards

Annesophia is an English teacher turned stay-at-home mother. When she’s not spending her time chasing around her two little ones, she can be found freelance writing, running, exploring all that Wilmington has to offer, and drinking lots and lots of coffee.

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Here are two super easy, inexpensive craft ideas that are bound to get your kids excited about the Olympics. more

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Keep your kids excited during the Super Bowl with a these fun football party games more

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Valentine’s Day is right around the corner, but who says that only grown ups get to celebrate? Several Valentine’s Day events tailored just for children are scheduled in the Wilmington area this February. more

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Garlic Soup

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If you’re looking for a delicious and savory way to help keep germs and illness away from your household, this roasted garlic soup should do the trick! more

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We’ve compiled a great list of clever indoor activities sure to entertain your young ones and keep them smiling while cooped up in the house this winter. more

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Marvel Universe

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If your kids love superheroes as much as mine, then they’re going to flip out over the chance to see Marvel Universe Live! Age of Heroes, a new action-packed show coming to Raleigh’s PNC Arena in late January. more

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A DIY craft that involves the whole family, costs nothing to make, and will be sure to become one of your most prized Christmas decorations. more

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This year, why not change it up and give the gift of experiences instead of toys? more

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Kidstir offers monthly cooking kits that include three delicious, nutritious recipes, kid-size cooking tools, and several fun games and activities. more

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Thanksgiving

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A list of fun, family-friendly conversation starters that can be passed around or tucked under each guest’s plate at the dinner table. more

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Smart Start of New Hanover County is excited to announce a new partnership with the Dollywood Foundation and the North Carolina Partnership for Children to administer Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library for children in NHC more

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Halloween Candy

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Giving a portion of Halloween candy away will brighten someone else’s day while helping to keep your family healthy, and that’s something that everyone in your household can feel good about! more

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Here are a few ways to sneak a little bit of healthy pumpkin into your children’s favorite foods more

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The entire month is a dedication and celebration of the gifts that those with Down syndrome bring to the world, and the focus is to promote advocacy and inclusion throughout communities across the country. more

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Pumpkin Patch

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Here are some local patches currently brimming with pumpkins and Fall activities! more

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Just in case you need another excuse this week to get outdoors and enjoy the great weather, September 24th through September 30th is officially referred to as Take Your Child Outside Week more

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Noshi Food Paint

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Noshi food paint is edible, brightly colored organic fruit puree that kids can use to paint on top of their food. With no added sugar, salt or preservatives, kids can use the puree to decorate their meals and then eat them! more

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Here are a few easy, kid-approved recipes that highlight apples at the height of their season! more

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There are many smart strategies and clever hacks aimed at helping to simplify your morning. Here are seven tips that make lunch box preparation much easier. more

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Many bars are now adding family-friendly spaces & activities to entice millennial parents. From outdoor patios with lawn games to live music in the daytime hours, many bars and breweries are becoming a fun place for a family to spend an afternoon. more

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