6 Family Travel Tips in time for the Holidays

Family travel tips, from Cindy Utzinger, pediatric Occupational Therapist. The holiday season is officially here! And, by now you are probably deep in the throws of all of the things that it involves. Shopping, decorating, baking, wrapping, entertaining, etc., etc. One of my family’s favorite things about the holidays is traveling to see our family and […]

Great Toys for Little Builders

Check out these creative play options for your little builders, from our guest blogger Julie Kieras of HappyStrongHome! If you give a baby or a toddler two items, guaranteed it won’t take long before they try to stack them on top of each other. Figuring out how things fit together is one of those innate […]

Kid Made Gifts for Grandparents

~ Grandparents are a delightful blend of laughter, caring deeds, wonderful stories, and love. ~Author Unknown Grandparents fill a special role in a family. They help establish lifelong traditions, teach us important things about life, and demonstrate how to show love to others. In fact, it may be a grandparent’s loving hugs and laughter that […]

5 Tips & Tricks to Help Prepare Your Kids for Going Back to School

These back to school tips & tricks are brought to us by guest blogger Sara Zenner from Bitz & Giggles. Back to school. Are you ready for this? More importantly, are your kids? If your summer has been anything like ours, we’ve had a major break in routine. The kids have been switching back and […]

Fashion themed art prompts for kids

Finding time to really connect with your kids can be difficult in the busy day-to-day hustle of school and activities. Our family likes to make a habit of special one on one dates with the kids to break out of our normal routine and we find this really helps us to focus on our time together. […]

Rainbow Activities & Snacks for Kids!

This post is brought to us by our guest blogger Dayna at Lemon Lime Adventures. Everyone loves rainbows! They are bright, cheery and they provide so many opportunities for learning, play and imagination! We’ve gathered some awesome rainbow activities you can do with your kids today, either at home or school! From snacks to playtime, […]

Summer Fun Calendar ~ FINAL WEEK!

Summer vacation is more than halfway through! If you’re looking for new ways to engage and entertain your child, we’d like to offer our help in this final week of our Summer Fun Calendar! This week is packed with ways to enjoy quiet time, educational play activities, and how to bring the beach to your own backyard – thanks to your favorite […]

Summer Fun Calendar ~ Week 8

Summer vacation is in full swing! If you’re looking for ways to engage and entertain your child all summer long, we’d like to offer our help: our Summer Fun Calendar! This week is packed with water play, educational play activities, a super-fun playdate theme and more – all from your favorite bloggers! This week-by-week resource is neatly organized and printable. To make the calendar even more helpful to […]

Get Picky Eaters to Try Healthy Options: START A GARDEN!

Have you got a picky eater on your hands? Gardening is a great way to get kids to try new foods. The start of the gardening season is upon us. If you haven’t already started planting, now is the time. Below are five kid-friendly planting options for this year’s garden. Let’s get started! Get the […]