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How to make a family time capsule
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Time Capsule Time!

Tired of the drive-through? Totable snacks, made at home, are the way to go. Here's an easy one that’s sure to please.
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Mac & Cheese Grab & Go’s

A freezer full of fruity yogurt pops can tame a hungry crowd when everyone is clamoring for a tasty snack or a zany breakfast on the run.
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Berry Yogurt Pops

Breakfast in a glass? A perfect idea—especially when kids can do it all themselves, and even make it ahead.
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Scrumptious Yogurt Parfaits

Sidewalk Chalk
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DIY Sidewalk Chalk

It‘s an easy lunch or dinner, as refreshing as spring itself. Be sure to use fresh basil for this dish—there’s no substitute for its bright taste.
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Bright Green (Pesto) Spaghetti

Kids love making faces—with food! These peanut-butter snacks have lots of personality and healthy ingredients.
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Peanut-Butter Bears

Rainbow Bouquet
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Magic Morphing Flowers

Paper Plate Crafts
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Paper-Plate Crafts

Easy Mushroom Craft
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Adorable Mushroom Art

A busy day doesn’t have to mean take-out. With English muffins, a jar of sauce, shredded cheese, and toppings, you've got a meal in minutes.
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English-Muffin Pizzas

Bathtub Town
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Craft Foam City Scape

Homemade Clay
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DIY Clay

Homemade Face Paint
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Make-it-Yourself Face Paint

Monster Puppets
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Theatrical Sock Monster Puppets