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Celebrating Teachers Making a Difference

Celebrating Teachers Making a Difference

Today is International Women’s Day.  There are so many women in the world to celebrate, from Michelle Obama to Melinda Gates, to Gabby Douglas, and that’s just in America.  Women all over the world are achieving greatness and working day in and day out to make the world a better place.  I want to take a(…)

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Family Kitchen Cork Wall

Family Kitchen Cork Wall

I’ve been getting a lot of questions about our family cork wall, so I want to share about it here so you can do it too.  It’s super easy and full of possibilities.  I’ve wanted a cork wall for years, ever since I saw one at my friend Sari’s house.  I grew up with a(…)

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Our Top Ten Movies for Family Movie Night

Our Top Ten Movies for Family Movie Night

We have completely cut out tv during the week and it has been a game changer for our family. I highly recommend it if you are not doing this already.  My girls are playing more than ever, less cranky and our house feels more alive and happy.  Family Movie Nights have taken on more of a(…)

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Self Portraits for 3-5 Year Olds

Self Portraits for 3-5 Year Olds

I have been dying to get this post out there because every parent needs a self portrait like this in their life.  Self portraits for 3-5 year olds are my absolute fave, though I’m pretty much a sucker for all self portraits by kids.  They capture a moment in time like nothing else and are total keepsakes.  So(…)

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How to Open an Art Studio for Kids

How to Open an Art Studio for Kids

I’ve received many emails this year about how to open an art studio for kids.  Though I appreciate the good intention behind these emails, they often cause me pause.  I mean, how can I speak to 20 years of hard work, failure, success, following my intuition, going into debt, finding a life partner, having kids, pounding(…)

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The Process Art Workshop

The Process Art Workshop

The Process Art Workshop is back! It was such an amazing success, we’ve decided to do it again…and again and again.  15 women, moms, and educators gathered at The Meri Cherry Art Studio in Los Angeles to learn, create and build community together.  It was so fantastic that we’ve decided to take our Live Process Art Workshops(…)

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Best Family Gifts and Art Supplies for 2018

Best Family Gifts and Art Supplies for 2018

It’s time for our family holiday gift guide including 5 Big Purchases I don’t regret buying my kids and our favorite art supplies for 2018. Last year’s list was such a hit that I’m doing it again with our new favorites.  One item is a repeat because it’s super awesome and all the rest are new(…)

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Fort Magic Theater of Performing Arts

Fort Magic Theater of Performing Arts

Every year around this time we like to bust out our Fort Magic Kit and make something fantastic we can enjoy for a while in the playroom.  Let me just say, I don’t know how quickly my girls are going to let me take down this theater. Oh my goodness did we have fun with this.(…)

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Gratitude Jars

Gratitude Jars

I’m so excited to introduce my friends, Julia and Megan, from KidArtLit.  They have an incredible subscription box company that delivers storytime and art kits every month to families like us.  I have had the great pleasure of receiving one of their boxes and was totally blown away by how great it is. It included beautiful, easy(…)

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Online Process Art ToolKit

Online Process Art ToolKit

It’s finally here. I have been working behind the scenes for months on an amazing, value packed super cool project I am so excited about. Say hello to the Meri Cherry Process Art Toolkit. It is a downloadable kit that will go straight to your email box and you can print it out in minutes. I’ve bundled all of the most(…)

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