Top 10 Camping Activities For Kids

It's hard to keep kids busy and entertained. So here is a Top 10 list of camping activities to make it easy for you, now is the perfect time to try it out because it's National Camping Month. Make S’mores. Go for a classic graham crackers, chocolate, and marshmallow combination. Flashlight tag  A nighttime version of [...]

By |2019-06-19T14:59:56-04:00June 19th, 2019|Family, How To, Kids|1 Comment

Top 5 reasons why chores are good for kids

Summary  Chores can improve your child's self esteem. It may seem easier to do all the chores yourself, but your child benefits from doing them. Chores help teach life skills. We can all agree no one really wants to do them but chores need to get done. Of course it may seem easier just to [...]

By |2019-05-28T17:15:33-04:00May 28th, 2019|Family, How To, Kids|0 Comments

How to volunteer at your child’s school

Cookies. Candy . Outgrown toys. Plenty of donations. I'm sure most of you have done at least one and some have done them all. Kids love to sell stuff, and everyone loves a yard sale. As a parent, you're constantly asked  to help out at your kids’ school,  work a fundraising sale, be a classroom parent, [...]

By |2019-05-03T17:03:42-04:00May 3rd, 2019|Family, How To, Kids|0 Comments

Mother’s Day Brunch Ideas

Celebrate mom this Mother's Day by letting her relax with her favorite foods for brunch. Life gets busy with school, work , kids and family , sometimes you just need to sleep in and be lazy. We thought it would be fun to put together some Mother’s day brunch ideas for ways to celebrate your mom, you [...]

By |2019-03-13T16:35:51-04:00March 13th, 2019|Family, Holiday Fun, How To, Kids|0 Comments

Finding Donations for Your Fundraiser

The success of your fundraiser depends on the quality of your items. Here's how to find, and ask for, great items at all price points.   Of all the tasks necessary for a fundraiser, procuring items is the one that can intimidate even the most enthusiastic volunteer. Great auctions are dependent on great items. There [...]

By |2019-02-08T17:06:00-04:00February 8th, 2019|Family, Fundaraiser Information, How To, Kids|1 Comment

Cooking with kids for the holidays

Wouldn't it be great if the kids cooked for you one day? The holidays are a perfect time for family to spend time together in the kitchen not only learning how to cook but also making great memories for years to come. Teaching the kids while they are young might be messy and take a [...]

By |2018-11-30T15:55:55-04:00November 30th, 2018|Holiday Fun, How To, Kids|0 Comments

Plugging the classroom into nature

With kids increasingly spending more time in doors and plugged in why not introduce children into nature while they are young? Children spend most of their day at school so there’s no better place to learn and connect with nature than in school.   With the help of adults, children can learn about being gentle [...]

By |2018-09-06T17:17:33-04:00September 6th, 2018|How To, Kids|0 Comments

Top 8 Life Skills Kids Should know By Age 10

    Hopefully by the age of ten, you're starting to teach your kids different responsibilities, weekly chores and discussing if they are old enough to stay home alone for however long you feel comfortable with, everyone is different. In their tween years, ten year-olds are ready to begin taking on more responsibilities. What are [...]

By |2018-07-20T16:03:33-04:00July 20th, 2018|Family, How To, Kids|2 Comments

Family Campfire Fun

  When you get the family around the campfire, everything becomes a lot simpler. You can spend time sharing family stories, childhood events instead of being plugged in and distracted. A great way to have the whole family participate is to assign a task to each family member. Campfire Tradition Have the kids gather plenty [...]

By |2018-06-29T16:19:14-04:00June 29th, 2018|Family, How To, Kids|1 Comment