I can’t claim the credit for this idea. I found it on FamilyFun.com. But if you are the kind of parent that doesn’t care if your eggs are “perfectly” decorated and it’s more about the family fun and kids creativity this not only is fun, but it doesn’t cost a penny! And, I’ll be honest, […]
We’ve had quite a few ideas for alternatives to candy in your Easter basket, but what is Easter without at least one Easter Bunny? Even Max and Ruby know the importance of a chocolate Easter bunny. But what could be hiding in your chocolate that you just didn’t think about before handing it to your […]
Do you have a new baby on the way? A few simple steps can go a long way towards avoiding the new baby blues and sibling rivalry. My best friend is having a baby and with five years difference between the two children she is already making plans for how to avoid the new baby […]
Do you eat enough plants in your diet? Many would answer that question in the affirmative, but if these same individuals actually monitored what they eat in a given week, they would find that the proportion of grains, fruits, vegetables, legumes, and nuts are surprisingly low. One book that wants to help you get back […]
Is there someone in your household that is a fan of the hit TV show iCarly? If so, then these party planning ideas and invitations are perfect for your next sleep over or birthday party for boys or girls. iCarly Themed Video invitations Do you have a webcam or a Flip video recorder? If so, […]
Teen talk: Parents are YOU ready for prom? Tips to help you deal with the pressures of prom with your teens
Do you know what’s in your sunscreen? What ingredients are used in approximately 600 sunscreens that could cause you toxic harm to your health? When is the last time you read the label? The FDA’s last time was 1979. Continue reading Sunscreen Products: Safe from the Sun but Not Safe for Our Health?
The word “prom” can inspire fear, excitement, and exhilaration in every teen and their parent. Teens dream of perfect dates, dresses, limousines, last dances, and who will “ask me” to the prom. Parents have nightmares of sex in the backseat of a car or in a hotel room, drinking and driving, and of expenses that […]
Sunday is Kindergarten registration for DD#3 so as I get ready to fill out all the paperwork, my mind turns to my youngest child going off to big kid school. This is kids number four so I have “been there, done that” but that doesn’t always make it any easier, but these tips and reminders […]
Check out this truly amazing video of a Military Dad returning home from the war, disguised as Captain America, to surprise his son on his birthday. Warning you will need Kleenex after watching this video!!!!