The Stages of Stuff 'n Sit Acceptance

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The Stages of Stuff 'n Sit Acceptance

Stuffed animals - kids love ‘em, right? But some kids, maybe… love stuffed animals a little too much. Don't panic, Creative QT has the perfect stuffed animal storage solution for you!

New Year's Eve Kid-Friendly Party Ideas

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As soon as you become a parent New Year's Eve is never quite the same, in face we can't remember the last time we even made it to midnight (sad we know!). But there are loads of great ideas out there for making your NYE party fun for adults and kids, here's are favorite five!


Chore Sticks - the perfect gift for the whole family!

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Chore Sticks- the perfect gift for the whole family!

Do you ever find yourself at a loss when trying to buy a gift for a whole family? Board games or puzzles are usually top of our list, but then you never know which ones they already have! We've got the most novel and perfect gift idea-Chore Sticks!

Stuff 'n Sit: the perfect gift for any stuffed animal lover!

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Stuff 'n Sit Storage Bean Bag: the perfect gift for any stuffed animal lover!

How is it that kids seem to collect stuffed animals by the dozen?! Well we've got the perfect festive gift to help combat that critter chaos- theStuff 'n Sit Storage Bean Bag!


The Stuff 'n Sit Myth Busting Guide

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So you’re thinking about buying aStuff n’ Sit storage bean bag chair. You’ve carefully counted each of your child’s stuffed animals, 79 in total, and agreed that the grey floral pattern goes nicely with her cheerful yellow walls, but questions still linger. Will the extra-large be big enough for her collection? Won’t it be uncomfortable? Will teddy suffocate in there? We answer these questions and more in our Myth Busting Guide.

Adam's Perfect Turkey Recipe

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Okay, confession; I don’t really like Turkey that much. In fact, I never have understood why the classic holiday meats are turkey and ham. Those don’t even make it into the top five meat options for me. I was on a campaign for years to cook a Christmas steak or have Thanksgiving ribs. That is, until I learned the perfect way to cook a turkey!


Making Time for Mom (or Dad) by Dana Sue Hinkle

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Creative QT Co-owner and Co-founder, Dana Sue Hinkle, shares her insight on how to Make Time for Mom (or Dad) in the chaotic world of parenting.

Baking with Toddlers! Pumpkin Spice Chex Mix

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Mention the words 'pumpkin spice' and we're basically all ears. When our communications manager, Kate, said that she had a favorite chex mix recipe featuring pumpkin spice ... we knew we'd just have to share it with you! Keep reading to hear a few of Kate's tips for baking with toddlers, a family 'You've Been Boo'ed' Activity and, of course, the delicious recipe!


Our Top 10 Monthly Subscription Boxes for Kids

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Our Top 10 Monthly Subscription Boxes for Kids

Being a parent can be a busy job! So why not take the hassle out of planning afternoon activity time by investing in a subscription box for your kiddo? We've picked out our top ten faves!

How I Started My Own Subscription Box Business

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Creative QT is a family-owned business and we love seeing fellow parents following their passions and turning them into small businesses. Kristie from Little Learning Hands did just that, and she is here to tell us all about her journey.


How to Start a Creative Play Instagram Account & Small Business

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Life as a stay at home Mom or Dad can be isolating and frustrating at times. Hence many of us turn to social media as a means of community and work. Today we've got the lovely Meghan from @new_trick_kids sharing how she grew her creative play account to over 10,000 followers in less than six months!

6 Fresh & Fun After School Fall Snacks

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7 Things to Consider When Decorating a Kid's Bedroom

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7 Things to Consider When Decorating a Kid's Bedroom

We love the excitement of decorating our kids' bedrooms, but we also sometimes struggle to know how to make it an ideal environment for their well-being. We've got a treat today, as Annabelle Short, is sharing 7 top tips with us!

How to Organize Kids' Clothes

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How to Organize Kids' Clothes: Top Tip Round-Up

Do you feel like you are constantly fighting a tidal wave of loose socks, unfolded shirts and tangled accessories leaping out of your kids' wardrobe. Yup, us too! We've rounded up some of our favorite tips for how to organize kids' clothes, trust us, they are life changing!


Pinterest Round-up: Best DIY Kids' Homework Stations

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Pinterest Round-up: Best DIY Kids' Homework Stations

As we are all getting into Back to School mode, we start to reorganize and create healthy working areas for our kids. One great way to encourage your kids to continue learning at home is to make them a DIY homework station. Here are our favorite five from Pinterest.

Pinterest Round-up: Family Command Center Ideas

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Pinterest Round-up: Family Command Center Ideas

Hands up who is in desperate need of some family organizing help? Yup, us too! That's why we spent some time scrolling through Pinterest to pick out five of our favorite family command center ideas. Surely these will help keep us all in order!


Bricks aren't just for Building!

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Bricks aren't just for Building!

Did you know that there are so many awesome ways to use building bricks other than for building?! We've got five fun ways to freshen up your brick play this summer!

Tips for Successful Packed Lunches for Kids

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Tips For Successful Packed Lunches for Kids

It's that time of year again... packed lunches for school! We usually keep up good habits for the first week and then run out of ideas! Thankfully Giorgina from @teenytinymeals is sharing some top tips for successful packed lunches for kids.


Quick, Nut-free, and Nutritious: Snacks to Fuel the School Day

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It's so tough to keep churning out nutritious food round the clock. We totally fall into the 'grab a bag of Goldfish' category when it comes to snacks. So we were super glad to get these four awesome ideas from @heather_kidskitchen for nutritious snack! Her Instagram feed is full of bright and beautiful food for your kids so make sure you pay her a visit!

Water Bottles, Snack Bags & Lunch Boxes: Our Top Picks for Kids!

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Water Bottles, Snack Bags & Lunch Boxes- Our Top Picks for Kids!

Hands up who seems to go through kid's containers, snack bags and water bottles at a ridiculous rate? It can be so frustrating splashing out on new gear for the school year only to find that the water bottle leaks on the first use, or the lunch box smashes when it is inevitable dropped in the canteen. Here's our top picks of durable, affordable and fun kid's snack and lunch gear.