Some good things must come to an end…

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With great pride and sadness, we just packed and shipped our last box. Now, we pack up our own boxes and begin focusing on our families and new opportunities. Building our company was an amazing experience that we’ll never forget. We saw incredible highs and a few humbling lows as we watched it evolve over the last year. Continued

Box 13: Hop into Spring

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Spring is just around the corner and we’re excited to hop right into the fun. With the months ahead, we’re looking forward to the warmer months and fun color palettes. This month we have three fun, easy projects we think your kids will love. A bunny frame, egg garland, and button card will put these cold months behind us and usher in the sunshine. Continued

Box 12: Feeling the love

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February is full of fun shapes and colors. We were thrilled to have ILoveToCreate curate and host the February box. What does this mean for you? Fun activities for all ages and projects that will keep your kids feeling the love all month long. Who doesn’t love Tulip® paints? Continued

More creative fun, all at a new, lower price

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We’ve received some great feedback on our boxes and we have some exciting changes coming! Beginning with our March box, we’ll be dropping our price by $5, making our new price just $24. We’re also partnering with some amazing craft companies who will be curating some projects for us, so we have some fantastic things on the horizon. Continued

How important is creativity?

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Creativity now is as important in education as literacy and we should treat it with the same status. –Sir Ken Robinson. Creativity is something we are all born with.  Yet, somewhere along the line, our focus changes to a more prescribed way of life.  As parents and teachers, it is our job to create opportunities for our children to foster their creativity.  Continued

Popsicle Pouches

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Have you ever been in a grocery store, the car, or even a doctors office with your kids and just need something to keep them occupied for a few more minutes? Or have you been in a restaurant wishing you had something to give to the family next to you?   Continued

Avery & Austin adds Educational Advisor to team

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Avery & Austin, LLC Appoints New Educational Advisor Growing Subscription Box Company Enhances Resources San Diego, CA – Avery & Austin, LLC (http://averyandaustin.com) announced today that Andrea Simmons has joined the company to further develop the educational aspect of their monthly subscription boxes. Continued

Box 11: Shooting stars

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The stars are shining bright around here as we ring in the New Year. This month is full of ways to fill your room with fun shooting stars! One of the easiest projects we have this month is a fun pipe cleaner starburst. Find your favorite color and wrap it around the center of a pipe cleaner bundle. Continued

Box 10: Winter wonderland

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December brings the hustle and bustle of the holiday season. What a perfect way to celebrate by creating a winter wonderland right in your own home. One way to keep the kids busy and entertained is by creating an I-Spy globe. Start by adding snow to the ball. Continued

Box 9: Making memories

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This is such a busy time of year for so many of us that we wanted to make the effort to consciously create lasting memories during the chaos of the coming months. The Avery & Austin November box does just that. You’ll be building a camera, adding conversation bubbles for fun, and bringing it all together by making a photo frame with the fall colors still amongst us. Continued