Tag: Activities with Kids

Valentine’s Day Gifts On A Budget

Valentine’s Day Gifts On A Budget

Valentine’s Day gifts can be done on a budget without any stress at all! This past week I went to Target (of course), and hit up the dollar bins.  I found everything you see here for $18!  And that is for six Valentine’s Day Gifts! […]

Making The Most of Sick Days

Making The Most of Sick Days

Even when my little guy is sick, and should be resting, he doesn’t slow down.  He wants to play, he wants to read, he wants to draw, he wants to experiment. Recently he was home for a week sick.  The poor guy had a virus […]

The Joy of Discovering Nature With Your Kids

The Joy of Discovering Nature With Your Kids

All kids love to be outside, and most kids aren’t outside nearly enough.  I mean honestly, if you keep kids inside you’re just asking for trouble. If they are going crazy “jumping off the walls” as we tend to say….well then take them where there aren’t […]

Planning Our “Mostly Unplanned” Summer Vacation

Planning Our “Mostly Unplanned” Summer Vacation

The end of the school year is almost here!  Nicholas is finishing preschool, and his last day is June 1st.  Now I’m asking the question every parent asks – how did it go so fast? I want to be a little bit selfish this summer. […]

Loving Yourself: The Most Important Gift You Can Give Your Child

Loving Yourself: The Most Important Gift You Can Give Your Child

This week, the airwaves have been flooded with Meghan Trainor’s public demand that her latest video must be taken down and replaced with the non-photoshopped version of herself. I think she’s absolutely fantastic. While I don’t know her at all, I suspect she is really […]

Mother’s Day Gifts She’ll Love For Little or No Cost

Mother’s Day Gifts She’ll Love For Little or No Cost

Mother’s Day is coming! What do you plan to do to help your little ones celebrate the mother(s) in your life?  Whatever it is, it doesn’t need to cost a lot of money, or be extravagant.  Most moms just love the reminder that they are […]