7 non-candy halloween treats

7 Non-Candy Halloween Treats

No, I am not a Scrooge. In fact, I love Halloween. But sometimes, there is such a thing as too much candy. With many schools eliminating candy entirely, you need to look for alternatives for the… read more

5 family game night ideas

Family Game Night Ideas

Now that it’s getting darker sooner, it means we are spending less time outside after school playing. Being inside and cooped up can be a recipe for disaster. This is why we started doing family… read more


Fall Activities for Kids

With the weather cooling off, it’s time to start thinking about fall and the kids being indoors more. There are a ton of fun fall activities that will not only help kids celebrate the season… read more


Stay Dry with Trunki PaddlePak

School will be out soon which means summer will be on it’s way!  And with summer comes lots of fun outdoor activities, including the beach and the pool. One obstacle parents face when heading to… read more


Eight Toys to Keep Kids Active

With the weather warming up, it’s time for the kids to put the tablets and controllers down and get outside moving! Keeping my kids active is one of my priorities this summer. Tablets and video games… read more


Zip into Action with ZipStix!

  One of the newest toys to hit the shelves after previewing at Toy Fair 2014 are ZipStix from Hog Wild Toys. They are so much to fun to play, even for adults!   So… read more


It’s Slime Time!

I love an activity or toy that will not only entertain my kids, but will also teach them something. With the endless snow days we’ve had this winter, we have had many opportunities to try… read more


Traveling with Kids

  We travel with our kids several times a year and I am always trying to think of new ways to make the whole process a lot smoother. For Christmas, we got both of our… read more


8 Essential Outdoor Toys

I can not wait for the weather to warm up a bit so that I can get the kids outside for fresh air and outdoor play. We all need it after the winter we’ve had!… read more