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

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

Cool backyard ideas for kids

Get wet  In the summer, intense heat and humidity routinely keep people from the backyard good times they could be having. Don’t let the threat of melting stop you from having fun out there. Hook up a sprinkler, fill up a kiddie pool, toss around some water balloons. With just a little bit of cash [...]

By |2018-06-15T16:40:20-04:00June 1st, 2018|Family, Kids|0 Comments

Spring Bucket List for the Family

Spring Bucket List for Families It's that time of year again to enjoy outdoor fun with the family. It's finally Spring , the snow has melted and we have the perfect Spring bucket list of ideas to inspire outdoor fun for you and your family. The kids have fun through learning with our Spring Bucket [...]

By |2018-03-23T18:38:25-04:00March 23rd, 2018|Family, Holiday Fun, Kids|0 Comments

Why I Start Planning for Christmas in September

The ultimate checklist that helps your get ready for Christmas in September ,working your way through December. The main reason being is December is too busy with  holiday musicals or school holiday fairs, a few parties and visits with family, there isn’t much time to shop, mail Christmas cards,cooking or baking . Unless you want to [...]

By |2017-08-14T19:20:27-04:00August 14th, 2017|Holiday Fun, How To|0 Comments

How To Organize an Easy & Fun Holiday Gift Shop For School

Organize a Simple In-School Holiday Gift Shop The best part about the holidays are spending time with  family, spreading joy , love and feeling grateful for all of the wonderful people in our lives. At a Small World Gift Shop we want to make your life easier by giving children a safe place to shop [...]

By |2017-08-10T17:47:14-04:00August 2nd, 2017|Holiday Fun, How To, Kids|0 Comments