Toys that Spark Creativity

Kinetic Sand/Play Sand

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Dress Up Sets

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Books that inspire creativity

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Imagine how much creativity involves creating a story from pictures!

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This book comes with endless entertainment involving the outdoors!

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What’s awesome about this book is that it’s totally interactive and they get a certificate at the end!

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Your child will love showing off their newest magic skills with this book full of creativity!

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With this book, your child will learn all the how-to’s involved with building a business!

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With this set, children can develop their own fashion!

Pretend Sets

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Your Child Can be Successful Without a Degree

There once was a time where the majority of the population of America didn’t possess a degree. From 1940 to today, the rate of college degrees has increased significantly every year. In 1940, graduates were about 3.8-5.5% of the workforce. (According to Now, college graduates make up about 34-35% of the workforce. While a more educated work-force can be a good thing, it has taken a toll on certain industries due to the lack of a labor-force.

In 2018, a report by Deloitte and The Manufacturing Institute projected that between 2018 and 2028, there might be as many as 2.4 million unfilled positions in the blue collar fields. On an economic level, it could have an effect in the realm of $2.5 trillion.

In contrast, student loan debt is at an all-time high. Around the $1.4 trillion dollar range. Which begs the question, why is there such a stigma with blue collar jobs when we need them so badly. We don’t need more liberal arts majors, we need more plumbers and builders. This isn’t to say that a liberal arts degree is a waste, all education adds value to society as a whole. However, certain blue-collar positions are, not only necessary within our society, but can be quite lucrative.

We need to stop the stigma associated with these jobs and teach our children that if they want to become plumbers, work in waste disposal, become auto repair technicians or work with machinery, that’s still a good career! What’s beautiful about most of these careers is that, for the most part, companies cannot ship these jobs overseas. A carpenter needs to produce his work on-site or nearby, we can’t ship cars over-seas for repairs. These jobs are for American’s and they aren’t going anywhere!

Where did we get lost from encouraging our children to play with trash trucks and diggers, to encouraging our teenagers to choose a paper-pushing desk job?

Aside from the stigma surrounding these careers, there’s also a misconception surrounding their pay. You might be surprised to know what some of these jobs pay.

According to FairyGodBoss, here are the top 15 blue-collar jobs and their average salaries

  1. Nuclear Power Reactor Operators – $94,350
  2. Electrical and Electronic Repairers – $77,770
  3. Petroleum Pump System Operators, Refinery Operators and Gaugers – $68,190
  4. Power Plant Operators – $75,970
  5. Boilermakers – $63,010
  6. Gas Plant Operators – $69,600
  7. Electrical Power-Line Installer and Repairer – $68,710
  8. Pile-Driver Operators – $63,770
  9. Signal Track Switch Repairers – $65,750
  10. Subway And Streetcar Operators – $63,950
  11. Elevator Installers And Repairers – $77,130
  12. Avionics Technicians – $63,650
  13. Transportation Inspectors – $73,720
  14.  Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians – $62,540
  15. Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators – $62,710

The average salary of a college graduate is $69,903

2017 Census Bureau

This also means that the average salary of a graduate falls in line with many high-paid careers that require far less formal education so will cost a lot less to reach the skill level necessary.

Curious George

Within my industry; which is auto-body repair, we are having an enormous technician shortage. Many seasoned technicians are reaching retirement age and there aren’t many youngsters waiting in line to learn the art of our trade. It’s a real shame since, according to, the average auto body technician makes between 46k to 77k a year. I’ve known many to far surpass this average, by the way.

As much as we all wish that our children will become lawyers or doctors, it’s unlikely to happen for everyone’s children. If your child shows an interest in a well-sought-after blue collar job, there’s nothing wrong with encouraging that.

The Ultimate Puppies and Babies Compilation

Puppies and babies, the best of the best. It’s like therapy in a video. Whatever kind of day you’re having, puppies and babies can make it better. So…enjoy. Enjoy these videos.

In this clip, this puppers is watching his little human so closely. Making sure he’s alright in his swing.
This little fluffers is sneaking in some love.
This is cuteness overload as this little baby gets to play with 3 puppies! I wish I could reach in and cuddle them all!
This baby squeals with excitement as she gets to interact with this sweet puppy.
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Something is special about watching that special connection between children and dogs, this video really captures that special time.
This doggo is playing with his little owner and it will melt your heart
This sleepy baby is finding a fluffy and soft spot to sleep on his beloved dog. What’s adorable is that this dog obliged with no issue.
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Bubbles are always fun, what’s so cute is that they are enjoying them together. It’s like dogs and children are meant to be.
The protective dog has a special place in our heart, even when it’s a bit silly. This dog is pulling his little girl from the pool because he clearly thinks this is an unsafe place for her. She doesn’t seem to pleased about it, but it still pulls at the heart strings.
This dog is getting ready for nap-time with his little human by getting all cozy.