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

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

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 |2018-11-30T15:55:55-05:00November 30th, 2018|Holiday Fun, How To, Kids|0 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

 10 ways to get the most out of your parent-teacher conference

Parent-Teacher Conference The parent- teacher conference is a chance for both parent and teach to learn about the child. Think about what questions to ask you child's teacher and prepare a list of questions in advance . Here are 10 questions to help get you started: Ask if your child is putting forth [...]

By |2018-05-18T17:12:24-04:00May 18th, 2018|Family, How To, Kids|0 Comments

5 Reasons Why Smiling is Good for You

Why Smile? A positive mood and outlook is so important to overall quality of life. Luckily a smile can go a long way…for you AND your health!  Smiling lifts your spirits and others, too. Whenever you smile, you get one back.  You can spread positivity by just smiling at others because smiles are contagious! Here [...]

By |2018-03-02T17:05:21-05:00March 2nd, 2018|Family, How To|0 Comments

Mother’s Day Boutique

Just like our popular School Holiday Shop or Santa’s Secret Shop…but for Mother’s Day! A Small World Gift Shops' Mother’s Day Boutique offers popular gifts, priced right to fit every child's budget. Your students will enjoy finding that “perfect” gift for their “special” mom. Our Mother's Day Boutique is easy as running a book sale and [...]

By |2018-02-13T16:20:40-05:00February 13th, 2018|Family, Fundaraiser Information, Holiday Fun|1 Comment

Fun Winter Activities for Kids & Adults

Fun Ways To Beat The Winter Time Blues If you feel like nothing but a strong pot of coffee will get you out of bed, join the club. Our bills are high, the temperatures are low and the days are way too short! Not everyone has the extra money to jet set to the nearest [...]

By |2018-01-19T17:34:17-05:00January 19th, 2018|Family, Hacks, How To, Kids|0 Comments

20 Random Acts of Kindness for Kids

Have you often wondered how you can teach your child compassion and kindness for others? An easy way to start teaching children to care about others are showing random acts of kindness. Showing random acts of kindness is one of the best activities you can do with your kids. It’s a great way to bond as [...]

By |2017-11-06T18:48:21-05:00November 6th, 2017|Family, How To, Kids|0 Comments