The Best Homemade Play Dough Recipe

I searched the web and talked to friends to find the best homemade playdough recipe for my Kindness Camps. If you're a teacher or want to give playdough as gifts, or make for gift bags for birthday parties, then I wanted to offer some helpful tips for making large quantities of playdough.

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Kindness Camp Arts and Crafts Leader

In case you're wondering, I'm not leading Kindness Camp alone! I will have a wonderful partner and friend, Lily Cordaro, by my side. Before having children, she earned a master's degree in Linguistics and taught or tutored English as a second language for about 10 years.  She loves working with children and has 3 little ones of her own.  She loves everything creative, fun and messy and looks forward to leading the arts and crafts for the camp this summer.

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Yoga Benefits All Ages

I really enjoyed leading Yoga Storytime at the Camas Public Library last year. While I was teaching, a writer for the Post-Record contacted me to write a piece on the benefits of yoga for children. There are so many wonderful benefits, but the most important one is learning how to self regulate. As I learned in my Yoga Break for Children training: When children know how to self-regulate they do better in life. 

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