Family Friendly Finds From Around The Web

It's Tuesday, so here's you list of the best stuff popping up around the web:

  1. Now's the time to spruce up the house before the holidays are here and the relatives invade.  If a quick paint spruce up is on your list, be sure to check out this collection of the best painting tips and tricks around the web.

  2. More and more schools are outlawing peanut butter in the lunchroom.  If your kiddos are PB and J fanatics, don't despair.  Here's a handy little list of peanut butter substitutes.
  3. These candy corn cupcakes are the perfect treat to bring to your Halloween potluck.  They're cute, clever, and way easier to make than they look.
  4. When toddlers outgrow naptime it can leave parents panicked and scrambling for some quality queit time activities.  Here are 15 great ideas.
  5. Little scientists that they are, kids love to collect things.  For help encouraging their curiosity, see this great round up on what to collect, where to collect, and how to store it all.