5 Fun & Easy Ways to Get Parents Involved in PTA or PTO

Is your PTA or PTO looking for more parent involvement? Since kids and their parents participate in so many activities these days, it can be challenging to get people involved in your school’s PTA. Here are some easy ideas to plan and promote your group. Focus on new families. When children are new to a school, whether [...]

By |2020-01-30T16:42:33-05:00January 30th, 2020|Family, How To, Kids|0 Comments

How to have a Kid-friendly Thanksgiving

When you think of celebrating Thanksgiving with kids, what images come to mind? If your first thought is a group of bored kids sitting at the kiddie table, it doesn't have to be. Kids can have fun  playing games and  helping to prepare Thanksgiving dinner. Let the Kids join in Kids love to cook, and almost [...]

By |2019-11-20T17:25:39-05:00November 20th, 2019|Family, Holiday Fun, How To, Kids|0 Comments

5 Free Fall Activities for Children

Try these free fall activities for kids and enjoy all this season has to offer. October is a time to enjoy the crisp fresh air, make a few fall crafts, and cuddle up on the couch reading together. There are so many fun children’s activities you can enjoy without spending a penny. Fill your calendar [...]

By |2019-10-18T16:42:08-04:00October 18th, 2019|Family, Holiday Fun, Kids|0 Comments

Fall activities for families

A list of fun ideas for your families fall bucket list. 1. Tell scary stories Celebrate Halloween by swapping kid-friendly short stories outside by the fire or under the covers with a flashlight. 2. Go Apple Picking. 3. Take a camping trip of the grid. 4. Roast pumpkin seeds. Try this yummy snack. 5. Visit a [...]

By |2019-09-23T16:54:37-04:00September 23rd, 2019|Family, Holiday Fun, Kids|0 Comments

Teach children good manners for the Holidays

Family reunions. Fancy meals. The holidays provide the perfect opportunity to teach your child basic manners. Two- and three-year-olds have many wonderful qualities, but tact isn't one of them. If you're like most parents, you're used to reminding your child not to hog toys during play dates or talk with her mouth full at meals. [...]

By |2019-09-06T16:47:18-04:00September 6th, 2019|Family, Holiday Fun, How To, Kids|0 Comments

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

6 Ways To Prepare Your Son For Becoming A Man

As Father's day approaches , you really start to think about  how you can help your little boy prepare himself for manhood. As fathers, it is important that we watch how we speak and behave, especially when teaching our sons how to be a man. Without realizing it, we are role models for our kids. [...]

By |2019-06-14T16:13:23-04:00June 14th, 2019|Family, Gift Guide, Holiday Fun, Kids|0 Comments

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