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Freebie Alert — Free Toy Ransom Box Printable

Freebie Alert — Free Toy Ransom Box Printable

If you’re a parent, you’ve probably learned that the best burglary deterrent is millions of LEGO pieces strewn about the floor. While this is probably a more painful, albeit cheaper alternative to a house alarm, it might not be the ...

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Healthy Workout Tips for 10 to 12-Year-Olds

Healthy Workout Tips for 10 to 12-Year-Olds

Part of your job as a parent is to help your child develop a healthy body image and a healthy mind/body connection. While young kids are usually bursting with physical energy, 10 to 12-year-olds often have settled down a little ...

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Slumber Party Ideas for Fun After Dark!

Slumber Party Ideas for Fun After Dark!

Did your child make any new friends this summer? Whether it’s new friends from a new camp or activity, school, or in the neighborhood, inviting them over for a get-together is sure to be an exciting event for them to ...

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Movie Review – Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters

Movie Review – Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters

Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters is the second film based on Rick Riordan’s Percy Jackson series of books about a dyslexic boy turned demi-god. While there are some enjoyable characters such as Stanley Tucci and Nathan Fillion, they just can’t make ...

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DIY Back-to-School Mini Tote

DIY Back-to-School Mini Tote

This is a guest post by Lacy. Lacy is a wife, mom, teacher, and dreamer, determined to live a BIG life in a simple way. She writes at Living on Love where she shares inspiration for doing just that. From great recipes and ...

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Homework Help: 5 Tips for Setting Up a Homework Station

Homework Help: 5 Tips for Setting Up a Homework Station

No parent wants to hear these words from their child, “I got an F on my homework.” Thanks to the internet and all of the intellectually challenging classes and activities out there, there’s no shortage of resources to help your ...

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Geocaching with Kids: Guest Post by Mommy Adventures

Geocaching with Kids: Guest Post by Mommy Adventures

This is a guest post from Sheri Thomson. Sheri grew up in Washington State but lives in Australia with her aussie husband and their two little kids. She is currently studying Sustainable Agriculture and Food Security at the University of Western ...

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DIY Craft Foam and Duct Tape Pencil Case

DIY Craft Foam and Duct Tape Pencil Case

Why go out and buy run-of-the-mill pencil cases for your kids when you can make super cute ones at home? DIY pencil cases are simple to make, and they end up looking pretty snazzy. Try this simple process out at ...

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30 Day Photography Challenge for Parents

30 Day Photography Challenge for Parents

As parents, we all know that photos of our kids are priceless. In a day and age where we keep most of our pictures on our phones and tablets, having some unique photos to show off can be especially fun ...

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Freebie Alert! Printable Lunchbox Notes

Freebie Alert! Printable Lunchbox Notes

Hey parents! As you’re shopping for back-to-school supplies and planning out your kids’ after-school activity schedule, you may be wondering what else you can do to make start the school year off right for your kids. I wanted to share this ...

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