Recommit to Your New Year's Resolutions
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Saying you’ll spend more time with your kids is the easy part; the real challenge is figuring out what to do with them during all that extra time. If you’ve resolved to use the next year spending as much time as possible with your children, you can make it happen with the help of the activity ideas in this section.
- Doing some repairs around the house or building something can be a great way to spend an afternoon with your child. To find projects for kids try looking at home improvement store sites—for example, The Home Depot’s site can show you how to find Kids Workshops in local stores. You can also purchase plans for projects online; author David Stiles’ Web site sells plans for tree houses and other (less ambitious) woodworking projects.
- You’ll find additional ideas to help keep your kids entertained, including directories for festivals and museums, in our findingDulcinea Entertainment Web Guide.
- For plenty more great Web sites to help organize and inspire you as a parent, see the findingDulcinea Parenting Web Guide.
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