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April 18, 2014
by Jennifer Hughes
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130+ Easter Crafts, Activities, Games, Free Printables for Kids {Kids Co-Op}

Every week you can find amazing projects, crafts and activities to do with your kids on the Kids Co-Op, and I’ll be highlighting some of them with a common theme. This week’s theme is Easter! Oh my goodness. Who doesn’t love all of those Easter crafts and activities?

I had pulled together the Ultimate gathering of Easter activities earlier this season, but boy I wasn’t finished. I’ve more than doubled the list! Now if you’ll excuse me…. I think I need to go to bed ;-)

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Easter Bonanza! 130+ Easter Crafts, Activities, Games, Free Printables for Kids

Crafts

  1. DIY Yarn Easter Eggs | The Jenny Evolution
  2. Eggshell Craft With A Multi-age Group | Triple T Mom
  3. Button and Pom Pom Easter Egg Craft for Kids | Frogs, Snails and Puppy Dog Tails
  4. Easter for Preschoolers | Sorting Sprinkles
  5. Easter Basket Egg Shell Art | Craftulate
  6. Potato Masher Egg Print | Treading on Lego
  7. Plastic Easter Egg Chicks | Crafts by Courtney
  8. DIY Easter Pom Pom Decorations | P is for Preschooler
  9. Easter Straw Painted Baby Chick Hand Print Craft | The Keeper of the Cheerios
  10. Chick and Bunny Wind Up Toy Painting | Tutus and Tea Parties
  11. Bunny Finger Puppets | Reading Confetti
  12. Egg Lantern | Sparkling Buds
  13. Egg Decoration with Stickers | Sparkling Buds
  14. Pom-Pom Easter Eggs | Minne Mama
  15. DIY Easter Candy Dish | “Born Again” Farm Girl
  16. Sparkle Dot Eggs: An Easy Easter Craft | My Nearest and Dearest
  17. Easter Sponge Painting | Buggy and Buddy
  18. Tissue Paper Easter Egg Craft | School Time Snippets
  19. Easter Bunny Grass Cup | Le Baby Bakery
  20. Colored Egg Shell Luminaries | Triple T Mum
  21. Peeps Finger Puppets | Lalymom
  22. Carboard Tube Bunny | There’s Just One Mommy
  23. Paper Plate Easter Egg | We Made That
  24. Painting with Eggs | Frogs and Snails and Puppy Dog Tails
  25. Avocado Pit Egg Carving | Edutainment At Home
  26. Construction Paper Egg Suncatcher | Edutainment At Home
  27. Bunny Tail Pom Pom Painting | House of Burke
  28. Grassy Easter Block | The Messy Root
  29. Egg-a-Rrific Chalkboard Picture | The Messy Root
  30. Bakes Cotton Ball Easter Eggs | Two Much Fun
  31. Oval Bunny Craft | Lovely Commotion
  32. Scrapbook Paper Eggs | Raising Kinley
  33. Plastic Egg Sculptures | Fun-A-Day
  34. Crystal Egg Easter Craft | Fantastic Fun and Learning
  35. Toilet Paper Roll Easter Egg Prints | House of Burke
  36. Inkpad Easter Prints | House of Burke
  37. Easter Egg Chick Craft | Plain Vanilla Mom
  38. Homemade Bunny Bookmarks | Joyfully Weary
  39. Paper Plate Spring Chick | School Time Snippets
  40. Easter Wreath Craft | There’s Just One Mommy
  41. Bleeding Tissue Paper Art Chick | Fantastic Fun and Learning
  42. Frozen Watercolor Easter Egg Paints | Minne-Mama
  43. Toddler-made Paper Easter Egg Garland | Spark and Pook
  44. Egg Paint Bombs Process Art | The Fairy and the Frog
  45. Salt Dough Easter Egg Garland | Our Dandelion Wishes
  46. No Prep Play Doh Easter Egg Art | The Mommy Talks
  47. Thread Spool Carrots | Crafts by Courtney
  48. Recycled Easter Egg Crayons | Crafts by Courtney
  49. Textured Easter Rabbit Artwork | Dabblingmomma

Activities

  1. 40 Ideas to Fill Easter Eggs without Candy | The Jenny Evolution
  2. Glowing Egg Shakers| Happily Ever Mom
  3. Buttons and Eggs Simple Easter Activity | My Nearest and Dearest
  4. Easter Egg Memory Game | Happily Ever Mom
  5. Easter Bunny Counting Activity | The Chirping Moms
  6. Reverse Easter Egg Hunt | Crystal & Co.
  7. Easter Sensory Play | ABC Creative Learning
  8. Egg Carton Math Activity | There’s Just One Mommy
  9. Easy Easter Sensory Bin | There’s Just One Mommy
  10. Peep Science Experiment for Kids | Lemon Lime Adventures
  11. Easter Egg Planter | Sun Hats & Wellie Boots
  12. Spring Sensory Bin – Egg Hunt and Count | Tutus and Tea Parties
  13. Easter Monessori Learning Activities | Gift of Curiosity
  14. Easter Lacing Practice | Totschooling
  15. Egg Color Sort | Minne-Mama
  16. Easter Practical Life Activities | Triple T Mom
  17. The Easter Bunny Song | Let’s Play Music
  18. Easter Bath Bombs | Making Mama Magic
  19. Build a Bunny Bathtub Fun | Making Mama Magic
  20. Counting Activity with Plastic Eggs | Spark and Pook
  21. Protect an Egg | Planet Smarty PantsEaster Tot Trays | Lovely Commotion
  22. Plastic Egg Scoop | Plain Vanilla Mom
  23. Easter Egg Number Matching | 3 Dinosaurs
  24. Montessori-Inspired Easter Egg Sound Shakers | Living Montessori Now
  25. Easter Egg Hunt Contact Paper Play | Minne-Mine
  26. Peek-a-Boo Eggs Sensory Bin | Minne-Mama
  27. Outdoor Easter “Cooking” | An Idea on Tuesday
  28. Eggsplosion Experiment | Between a Dog and a Hard Place
  29. Egg Drop Challenge | Buggy and Buddy
  30. Plastic Easter Egg Number Matching | Rubberboots and Elf Shoes
  31. DIY Easter Nesting Eggs and Play | B-Inspired Mama
  32. Plastic Egg Guttering Fun | Adventures of Adam
  33. Fine Motor Easter Egg Hunt | In the Playroom
  34. Molded Egg Crayons | Stella 123

 

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Reading

  1. 10 Favorite Easter Picture Books for Children | Generation iKid
  2. 15 Books About Spring, Easter Animals For Children | Generation iKid
  3. 10 Books about Chickens | Rubberboots and Elf Shoes
  4. iPhone Story Book Apps About Bunnies and Rabbits | Generation iKid
  5. Books about Bunnies | Play Dr Mom
  6. Easter Books for Kids | Play Dr Mom

 

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Games

  1. Easter Egg Dominoes | The Pleasantest Thing
  2. Easter Game- Egg Toss Bottles | JDaniel4′s Mom
  3. Hopping with Chalk Bunnies | JDaniel4′s Mom
  4. Easter Gross Motor Egg and Spoon Game | Gift of Curiosity
  5. Plastic Eggs Easter Name Game | Fantastic Fun and Learning
  6. Beginning Sounds Easter Egg Game | Growing Book by Book
  7. Find the Chick Easter Number Recognition Game | Little Bins for Little Hands
  8. Easter Egg Alphabet Game | Pre-K Pages
  9. 4 Learning Games with Plastic Easter Eggs | Creatiful Kids
  10. Bunny Hop ABC Game | Fantastic Fun and Learning
  11. Easter Bingo | This Sweet Life
  12. Oviparous Animal Egg Hunt Game | Pre-K Pages
  13. Bunny Listening Game | Pre-K Pages
  14. Easter Egg Hunt Ideas for Learning | The Pleasantest Thing

 

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Cooking

  1. Easter Bunny Cupcakes | Crystal & Co.
  2. Easter Popcorn Treats| Craftulate
  3. Easter Cupcakes | We Made That
  4. Easter Egg White Chocolate Fudge | Kandy Kreations
  5. Easter S’mores | Growing Kids Ministry
  6. Chocolate Covered Easter Peeps | Horseshoes & Hand Grenades
  7. Easter Bunny Cake | Julie’s Lifestyle
  8. Make Your Own Chocolate Easter Eggs | In the Playroom
  9. Easy Oreo Easter Chick | Lou Lou Girls

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Free Printables

  1. 10 Free Printable Easter Bookmarks | Generation iKid
  2. Easter Printable Pack | Gift of Curiosity
  3. Rhythm Game for Easter | Let’s Play Music
  4. Easter Alphabet Match File Folder Game | 3 Boys and a Dog
  5. Easter Free Printable Bingo Cards | Play 2 Learn with Sarah
  6. 5 Little Bunnies Finger Rhyme | Let’s Play Music
  7. Free Easter Printables for Toddlers and PreK | Tot Schooling
  8. Easter Soduko Free Printable | Gift of Curiosity
  9. Free Printable: Easter Pattern Match | Play 2 Learn with Sarah
  10. Free Easter Playdough Mats | Totschooling
  11. Free Do-A-Dot Spring Printables | Totschooling
  12. Free Easter Count and Graph | Teachers Pay Teachers
  13. Free Easter Printables | Edutainment At Home
  14. Simple Dot-to-Dot Easter Pages | Kids Activities Blog
  15. Easter Do-A-Dot Printables | Gift of Curiosity
  16. Easter Egg Coloring Pages and Craft | Kids Activities Blog

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April 17, 2014
by Jennifer Hughes
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Friday Flash Blog No. 64 {Plus Features}

Something about the promise of Spring makes me want to sing. We have hopefully passed our last snow fall (and hail storm). And for some reason, I’m walking around the house singing songs from West Side Story. What does that have to do with Spring I have no idea. All I know is warmer weather makes me so happy! :D

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How to Make Your Own Silly Putty Tutorial By Crystal & Co.

How to Make Your Own Silly Putty Tutorial By Crystal & Co.

DIY Upholstered Bench Made From Old Pellets and a Crib Mattress. Terrific tutorial from My Love 2 Create

DIY Upholstered Bench Made From Old Pellets and a Crib Mattress. Terrific tutorial from My Love 2 Create

Super Easy Earth Day Suncatcher Kid’s Craft from Scruggbug Corner

Super Easy Earth Day Suncatcher Kid’s Craft from Scruggbug Corner

Rustic Chicken Marsala Bake Recipe from A Dash of Sanity

Rustic Chicken Marsala Bake Recipe from A Dash of Sanity

Optimizing Your Blog Posts for Pinterest in 8 Easy Steps! Tutorial from Lamberts Lately

Optimizing Your Blog Posts for Pinterest in 8 Easy Steps! Tutorial from Lamberts Lately

DIY Yarn Easter Eggs and Garland. Tutorial on The Jenny Evolution

DIY Yarn Easter Eggs and Garland. Tutorial on The Jenny Evolution

iPhone Story Book Apps About Bunnies and Rabbits Recommended by Generation iKid

iPhone Story Book Apps About Bunnies and Rabbits Recommended by Generation iKid

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April 17, 2014
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Win a Shark Pro Mop, $25 Starbucks Card, Plus 30 More Giveaways!

Blooming Into Spring Blog Hop April + May 2014

Welcome to the Blooming Into Spring Blog Hop!

Hosted By: MPM Network Bloggers

While many of us are looking forward to spring, it doesn’t mean we are looking forward to spring cleaning. To make spring cleaning a bit more fun, the MPM Blogging Network has joined together to make spring cleaning even more fun! Each participating blog below is hosting their very own unique spring themed giveaway, including spring cleaning items, fashion accessories, and even gift card for purchasing your own Spring treats!

To increase your chances of getting something fun, make sure to visit all the blogs linked below. Also, don’t forget to enter to win our grand prize, a Shark PRO Steam & Spray Mop!

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The Blooming Into Spring Blog Hop ends on 5/1/14 at 11:59 PM. The MPM Blogging Networks is not responsible for prize fulfillment and associated bloggers are responsible for their own giveaways. Good luck everyone and happy spring!

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I am so thrilled to be a part of this giveaway blog hop, where you can enter 60 more giveaways in addition to mine. You’re going to find some awesome prizes just by visiting the fabulous bloggers listed below.

As part of this tremendous blog hop, we’re adding a little something to the mix to help you stay energized during all of that Spring Cleaning! The Jenny Evolution is giving away the gift of coffee…. $25 worth to be exact. Enter to win a $25 Starbucks gift card good only in the US.

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April 17, 2014
by Jennifer Hughes
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Win a $500 The Children’s Place Gift­card AND Nick­elodeon Kids’ Choice Awards 2014 Pre­sen­ters Swag Bag ($800 Value)

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April 17, 2014
by Jennifer Hughes
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4 Weight Loss Methods to Avoid at All Cost

Let’s face it. Weight gains happens. Due to an unhealthy diet of fast and fatty foods packed with preservatives and other nutritional no-nos, many people find themselves need to lose weight. Unfortunately, in today’s fast-paced society, many people who are overweight use dangerous diets and shortcuts to help them reach their weight loss goals.

When I started my weight loss journey, I was tempted to try shortcuts. But I also know that in order to succeed long-term, I needed to make permanent changes to my diet and eating habits rather than look for quick fixes.

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If you’re trying to lose weight, here are 4 weight loss methods you should definitely avoid:

Diet Pills

Even Elvis Presley, the King of Rock ‘n Roll, turned to diet pills when he was trying to lose the excess weight he gained by living an unhealthy lifestyle. Dangerous, addictive and even deadly in some cases, pill popping does not change the poor habits which caused you to gain weight in the first place. Remember that the powerful stimulants found in many diet pills can lead to mood swings, high blood pressure and other negative symptoms and behaviors.

Laxatives

Using laxatives to lose weight seems to make a lot of sense. Laxatives help the human body digest food faster, and those looking for some rapid and effective weight loss point to the fact that they still get to eat the food they love, but thanks to laxatives, it passes through their system before any calories can get absorbed. And unfortunately, laxatives can show a pretty quick and carefree weight loss. However, they drastically dehydrate your body, which causes a number of health concerns and problems. And repeated laxative use can also lessen the effect of any medication you are on.

Drunkorexia

This weight loss method has been on the rise lately, and combines maximum drinking with minimal eating. In order to offset the heavy calorie consumption which takes place during a bout of heavy drinking, some people eat minimally or not at all the day of and the day after binge boozing. If you’re going to drink your calories later, don’t eat them now, some people think. Alcohol abuse combined with starvation is ridiculous at best, and unhealthy, as well as possibly deadly, in the worst case scenario.

Fasting, Starvation

To lose weight, you need to eat. It may sound counter intuitive but it’s not. Your body, even when you sleep, is in an “always on” mode. You need calories, proteins and fats to provide the fuel that makes your body work. Fasting and other forms of starvation to lose weight are extremely unhealthy. You will lose weight as you burn calories that are not being replaced, but the effects of limited food consumption include but are not limited to hair loss, a weakened immune system, sleeping problems, depression, and the severe and unhealthy breakdown of muscles and organs. Fasting is also the surest way to yo-yo your way from weight loss right back to weight gain.

Losing weight doesn’t have to be painful. Just make sure you adopt a sensible strategy, and look out for these weight loss methods you should avoid at all costs.

This article is a series of weekly health-focused posts as I work my way back to living healthy. Join me in my quest.

April 16, 2014
by Jennifer Hughes
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SkyBound Super 7 Trampoline For Kids Review

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Today parents are constantly looking for ways to get their children active. And that’s exactly what the Super 7 Trampoline for kids by SkyBound does. For decades trampolines have provided jumping fun and excitement for children and adults alike. However, if you’re like me, those huge trampoline scare the stuffing out of me. I’m always worried my kids are going to jump off and hurt themselves; however, this particular model is designed specifically for kids.

The low-impact, low-stress workout for children gets them exercising while they are having fun, and just 10 to 20 minutes of bouncing on a trampoline is equivalent to 30 minutes of jogging. The SkyBound Super 7 Trampoline indoor/outdoor model deserves a closer inspection.

Terrific toy to get your kids moving! SkyBound Super 7 Trampoline Review

Key Elements of the SkyBound Super 7 Trampoline

  • Formally named Power Trampoline, this new SkyBound bouncer measures 7 feet across
  • A total trampoline system, the SkyBound Super 7 assembles quickly and simply
  • The frame and base are made of strong molded plastic tubing that is ideal for both indoor and outdoor play
  • Bouncy and springy mat is constructed of patented SkyBoundTM material, made in the USA

What Makes the SkyBound Super 7 Trampoline a Smart Buy?

Updated for 2014, the new SkyBound (Power Trampoline) Super 7 has a lot of qualities that will provide hours of safe exercise and jumping fun. Assembly instructions are easy to follow, with a shipping weight of 62 pounds. Expect to spend 30 minutes to an hour properly assembling.

Measuring roughly 7 feet tall by 7 feet wide, you are offered a choice of blue, black, orange or yellow. All metal pieces which provide extreme durability are totally padded and secure. Stress tested to 220 pounds, the SkyBound Super 7 trampoline is recommended for children and teens.

Though this trampoline is sturdy and rugged, it is also quite portable. This fun jumper can be used indoor and out, and the protective side webbing safeguards your children from possible injury by confining them to the trampoline mat.

One indoor tip — if you are going to use this model on hardwood floors, purchase nonslip stick-ons for placement on the bottom of the posts.

Well priced and extremely durable compared to other kid’s trampolines, this SkyBound model should provide years of safe and fun exercise that gets your children to put down their cell phones and computers.

The improvements made in 2014 include a much larger zipper opening. This means easier access for your children, and secure straps have been added thanks to customer recommendations to keep the pad secure and in place.

Specially designed gap spacers totally cover hard supporting poles, and SkyBound has improved the quality of the materials used in the design of this trampoline to ensure customer safety standards.

The SkyBound Super 7 Trampoline provides jumping fun for children and teens, and since trampolining was actually added to the Summer Olympics in 1999, you may be training a future athlete.

Providing excellent aerobic exercise and multiple health benefits, this indoor/outdoor trampoline is a wise buy for those parents that want to ensure their children grow up physically healthy and happy, and just like seeing a smile on their playing children’s faces.

April 15, 2014
by Jennifer Hughes
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Gone Fishing Wordless Wednesday

Gone Fishing Wordless Wednesday

 The boys are just starting to get into fishing. We didn’t catch anything that day… but we sure got close!

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April 15, 2014
by Jennifer Hughes
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My Name is Jennifer, Not Jen

“Do you go by Jennifer or Jen?” asked a fellow blogger also named Jennifer. I felt immediate relief and kinship with this woman I had just met. After all, only another Jennifer would understand how loaded and important this simple question could be.

If you’re asking yourself why, you’re not part of the Jennifer Club. It’s probably never occurred to you to even think about it. But as a woman who is often called the wrong name, calling someone by the right name is a serious hot button with me.

My Name Is Jennifer

On more occasions that I can possibly count, I’ve introduced myself as Jennifer only to have the person say,”Nice to meet you, Jen” right back. The problem is, I’m not a Jen, Jenn or Jenna. In fact, I have never once referred to myself as Jen or even written that name in reference to myself. But somehow, our culture has decided that it is okay to shorten or automatically nickname Jennifers in particular.

I’m not one to get my panties in a bunch. Normally, I politely say, “Actually, it’s Jennifer” or “Would you mind calling me Jennifer?” But I’m always surprised that the person acts offended, as if they weren’t the one who called me by the wrong name.

When I meet a Deborah, I don’t called her Debbie. If I’m introduced to a Cheryl, I don’t say, “So Cher. What are you up to today?” If I run into Elizabeth, I don’t call out to her as Liza. I’m guessing you don’t either. But the name Jennifer is so generic it seems people don’t think it matters what they call you. But it does.

Growing up, everyone called me Jenny. I liked being a Jenny. It suited me. When I was little, my best friend was…. a Jenny! We moved right before 8th grade, and I took the opportunity for people to call me Jennifer. It fit me better by age 12. Today, Jenny suits me for family and close friends, which is why I named this blog The Jenny Evolution. I wanted this cyber space to be a community where I could share what I was all about and invite others to join me in the journey of evolving.

In my 20s, two of my closest friends were named Jennifer. But one girl was a Jen, one was a Jenny and then there was me, the Jennifer. It always made me laugh when we were out and had to introduce ourselves.

Please don’t think I’m being prissy or snarky. I’m just asking folks to pay attention to people’s names and respect that. I don’t butcher your name or arbitrarily call you something else. Please afford me the same courtesy. And if you meet me on the street, you can call me Jenny. After all, you are a part of my inner circle and a member of my Jenny Evolution.

IS IT A SURPRISE TO YOU THAT MANY JENNIFERS ARE PARTICULAR ABOUT THEIR NAMES?

Now go rock out with your bad self with The Ting Tings’ song That’s Not My Name

April 15, 2014
by Jennifer Hughes
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Breathe Easier for a Cause with Seasonal Relief Project

I participated in a campaign on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for Zarbee’s Naturals. I received a promotional item and a product sample as a thank you for participating. All opinions are my own.

Seasonal congestion is the worse. The watery eyes. The sinus pressure headaches. When seasonal suffering hits my family, we get those terrible allergy shiners under our eyes, making us look like walking zombies. It’s enough to make us all want to just go back to bed.

We are extremely proactive about managing seasonal congestion in our house — from HEPA air filters to certified allergen-barrier bedding on our mattresses and pillows — so I was intrigued to hear about Zarbee’s Naturals to help combat congestion. Zarbee’s uses all-natural ingredients, including butterbur. Much more known in Europe, the use of natural butterbur to combat congestion quickly and effectively is supported by numerous clinical studies. Knowing that this natural ingredient has been tested makes me trust the brand. The product is free from gluten and dyes and works without side effects such as drowsiness or grogginess. How can you beat not feeling sleepy, unlike other options? You can grab a box for yourself at CVS or Target. (Or check out below how to get one FREE.)

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April 14, 2014
by Jennifer Hughes
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Old Navy Summer Dreams Have Luggage, Will Travel Sweepstakes

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One winner will receive a Tag Coronado II 5 Piece Spinner Luggage Set and $150 Old Navy Gift Card.

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