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Entertaining a boy

For a few weeks now I have been tweeting, yes tweeting, tips on how to entertain a boy or a child. Each tweet is posted every morning at 8:30 PST. You can find us on Twitter under @theboysstore Providing a daily tip seemed to be a fairly easy task when the idea first came up. […]

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Rainy Day Activities, Crafts

It is raining outside and you are at the end of your rope. Your boys have a whole set of complaints ranging from: “I’m bored” to “he hit me”. This is the perfect time to keep them occupied with a craft project. Here are some general suggestions and tips for a successful craft day. Always […]

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Backpacking with Kids

Backpacking with your boys is a rare opportunity to really get to know them. When you are away from cell phones, computers and TVs, you get that opportunity for one-in-one time, while your kid’s get lo learn a thing or two about nature and personal responsibility. What to bring? – the first rule of backpacking […]