As I child I was never into “forced fun.” My mom and dad might make my sister and I tag along with them to the local nature park. Or go see some local art exhibit…. Or some activity at the local community center. All these things were well intentioned.
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Remember your parents teaching you to not play with your food? Do you tell your kids the same thing? What if I told you that Smucker’s® Uncrustables® Sandwiches wants you and your family to play with your food … and enter for a chance to win a Disney …Resort
Do cold days and school closings have your kids indoors more now? Don’t worry – you can still save your sanity and have a fun time with your children with these fun winter activities. Be sure to pin the post to save it for your next snow day.
I love a good garland! It’s so festive and fun and an easy way to make your home feel more holiday ready. What better than making your own Christmas garland?
We just moved into our new house, which, has a mantle! So fun! I’ve been thinking of ways to make…
It is that time of year again-Family pictures are happening everywhere! And can we just have an honest moment about how hard it is to get your family ready and coordinated and happy for family pictures? Deep breathes is my motto on family picture day. So today I am sharing
Art supplies can be a hassle. Crayons, glue sticks, coloring books everywhere. Here’s the solution: a simple, DIY artbox kids help make themselves. Creative play… is so important for kids and this will make it easy for them to have a safe place to dig into for their fun messes.
Do you think it is important to let you kids make messes? I’ll share with you why I do!
We fuss constantly – clean up your room…, wash your hands, put your laundry away. When was the last time you just let them be messy? I know this comes
When you think of going to Southern California,… going on a harbor cruise might not be the first thing that comes to your mind. On the last day of our summer vacation, we decided to make sure we exposed our kids to a little education. San Diego is rich in
Family time is what summer is all about and with family summer activities in the plan I’ve been remembering my own childhood and the outdoor games… we used to play? Do you remember the game colored eggs? I had completely forgotten about it until last Christmas. I noticed my brother-in-law
I love my kids. But I don’t always love playing with them. Their idea of a “game” is jumping on me, throwing things in the house, or chasing each other around the kitchen until one of them smacks into a cabinet. It’s all fun and games until some gets a…