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I am a wife and stay-at-home mom to five children, ages 27 to 6. I am a freelance writer and the editor and publisher of Christian-Parent.com.

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Easy nature activity for kids. How to make a homemade crawdad trap. Easy nature activity for kids. How to make a homemade crawdad trap.

Our boys have had a lot of fun swimming in the river behind our house this summer. There are all kinds of things to look at and explore, so many creatures to discover. This year my boys discovered crawdads for the first time. They look like little crabs, but you can find them in even…

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Homeschool science experiment. Homeschool science experiment.

My boys and I recently watched Bill Nye the Science Guy’s video about Marine Animals. We learned a lot of great facts, such as how a whale or dolphin’s blubber keeps it warm. We have actually performed that experiment by coating a thermometer with vaseline and placing the thermometer in cold water. The vaseline acts…

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