5 Life Lessons Learned while Playing Pokémon Go

My Top 5 Meaningful Life Lessons Learned while Playing Pokémon Go

These are the 5 Life Lessons I Learned while playing Pokémon Go with my family, friends and strangers. I have been playing since 2016 so there are more lessons but these were the most meaningful to me.

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Top Gifts for 5 Year Old Boy that Likes Unicorns

This list of items was approved by a five year old boy who likes unicorns planning his next birthday.

We are planning a birthday party for a little boy who loves Unicorns. These are his top picks for cool unicorn things that a boy his age would love to have. As we browsed the great store of Amazon he also recommended (asked me to purchase) several other fun unicorn related supplies. Be forewarned that farting and pooping became a secondary theme.

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Pokémon Cards – Relative Value

This is a quick tutorial for you and your child so they (and you) can start trading Pokémon cards with confidence. Hope it helps!

This is a quick tutorial for you and your child so they (and you) can start trading Pokémon cards with confidence. As an adult, you know that for every collectible, some are worth more than others. Your child is most likely in charge of their Pokémon card collection and if this is there first collection, they may not understand rarity yet. It is your job to engage and teach.

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Talking about Racism with Kids – Reading Mary Poppins

This is a bit off topic but I want to know how other parents deal with explaining racism. I fondly remember reading Mary Poppins and Mary Poppins Comes Back by P. L Travers as a child with my parents. However, now that I am reading it with my children, I realize that I forgot quite a bit detail within the story.

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Easy Rules for Kindergarten Pokémon Players

This is our version of Pokemon cards for Kindergarten players.

My kids started showing interest in Pokémon cards before the recommended age of 6 years old. Reading and math skills were not ready for the full game. This is a simple version of the game that I created to play with them.

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3 Things Learned while Building Pikachu with my Kids

Block building with kids is fun, especially building a complicated piece over an extended period.

For his birthday, my son received several LEGO and MegaConstrux sets. We like Pokémon so the Pikachu set was the first one we tackled. (The whole party was themed Pokémon/Soccer as evidenced by our Rice Krispie Pokéballs.)

As I worked through this project with my kids, we learned several things about each other.

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