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  • 99 of our favorite modern picture book recommendations plus a free printable to make your own minibook - the perfect activity to get kids excited for a trip to the library! via barley and birch Read: 99 of Our Favorite Modern Picture Books + A Free Minibook Printable!

    Happy Children’s Book Week! We thought we’d share a few of our favorite modern picture books, but a few turned into a scroll-like, falling-off-the-table list that we JUST could NOT trim down. So instead of just writing them all out – we made a PDF of little cards that you can easily print out and make […]

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  • Temporary Tattoo Valentine Printables for Kids via barley & birch Freebie: Temporary Tattoo Valentine Printable

    Looking for a super cute, but super simple (candy-free) Valentine? Your in luck, loves! These temporary tattoo Valentine printables are the perfect solution for a classroom full of kids who have already had too much candy – ha! You’ll Need:  Temporary tattoo paper (like the one we used here) or sticker paper (like the one here) 2 […]

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  • 2017 DIY Art Calendar - a free printable via barley & birch Freebie: DIY 2017 Art Calendar Printable

    Happy 2017! With a New Year, comes a new art calendar printable – this freebie was such a hit last year, we decided to update it for 2017. Instructions:  This mini calendar only requires 6 sheets of card stock or thicker paper, scissors, art supplies of your choice and some creativity! Once you’ve printed out the calendar, simply cut […]

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  • Our Santagram free printable has arrived just in time for some holiday fun! | via barley & birch Freebie: Santagram Printable!

    OK, don't tell anyone, but we've got a birthday in the house...its mine! I'm not the only one celebrating today though, because its December 6th - St. Nicholas Day! Legend has it, the jolly old elf himself was born on this day in 280 A.D. near modern-day Turkey. So in honor of our dual birthdays (!!!) [...] Continue Reading
  • Freebie: Download a summery mini wild at heart art print - perfect for nature-lovers and campers! | via barley & birch Freebie: Wild at Heart Art Print

    Yay! Its Friday! In celebration of the end of a very nature-centric week, we've added a small print available for download. May it inspire you to take a walk on the wild side - literally - get out there in nature and get wild. There are 4 different color versions, all available to download as a [...] Continue Reading
  • Free printable play plane tickets for kids. Perfect practice for first plane trips - or just for pretend fun via barley & birch Freebie: Plane Trip Printable Play

    Pack your bags kids, we're ready for a vaca! We are super excited to share this set of free printables for mini-jetsetters who'd like to take an afternoon adventure without leaving the yard. The set includes 2 different full color versions + 1 black and white, all with a ticket, baggage claim, wing badge and mini wings. Setup [...] Continue Reading