Help Kids Manage Their Money In Today’s Cashless Society

How can we help kids manage their money today when we live in a “cashless society”? For one, teaching them how to earn, save, share, spend, and invest. It is estimated that less than 10% of all money in the world is actual coins and paper.  Help Kids Manage Their Money I started using BusyKid about a […]

Summer Break Planning For The Kiddos – 2017

It’s that time of year again, the kids have 14 days left of school and I have to get some summer break planning done. For us, this summer is going to be way different than it has been for the past 10 years. It is the first summer we do not have a pool to […]

Encouraging Summer Adventure For Your Kids

Whether your children enjoy creative building or an outdoor exploration Galileo Camps has no problem encouraging summer adventure regardless of their favorite activities. Encouraging Summer Adventure Camp For Kids As a kid, I loved building forts to sleep in. In fact, I would find a way to attach multiple blankets to the railings on our porch in […]

Comfortable Headphones For Kids – CozyPhones

It is nearly impossible to find comfortable headphones for kids. They either have the problem of falling out of their ears, or not being able to adjust the fit properly on the band that goes over the head. Comfortable Headphones For Kids CozyPhones are wearable soft fleece headphones by Halo Acoustic Wear. The speakers in these […]

Halloween Candy Corn Jello Shots

I am so excited that Halloween is just days away! The kids and I have been decorating the house, choosing costumes and making all sorts of fun snacks. Because we have Halloween parties at school and at home, I try to make treats that will be a big crowd pleaser. Because Halloween is such a […]

Get Your Scare On At Netflix In October #StreamTeam

With it being October, and the month for Halloween it seemed like a good idea to discuss scary halloween movies. When I was younger, I had a love/hate relationship with scary movies. I loved the adrenaline rush I’d get when watching them, but then I hated being scared at night when I went to bed. As […]

Movie Night Ideas With Netflix #StreamTeam

So, how is that back-to-school routine working out for you so far? For us, this year is more busy than ever. I had always heard it gets more and more busy the older the kids get. Shame on me for not believing it! That statement is proving to be very true in our household. There […]

Promoting Kindness in Children With Netflix #StreamTeam

School is already in session for us. I feel like we have done a moderate amount of prepping for our children. We have had Megan, who’s now in 6th grade, practice her math facts throughout the summer since math is especially difficult for her. For Anna and Ethan, starting first grade, they have been reading […]

Avoid Summer Brain Drain with Netflix #StreamTeam

Avoid summer brain drain by giving your little ones a brain-power boost by introducing them to something new with Netflix—whether you choose a documentary about dinosaurs or go on a math adventure to the moon, we hope everyone has fun learning even when outside of the classroom. Avoid Summer Brain Drain Once my kids get out […]

Take a Trip Down Memory Lane with #NetflixKids Giveaway (Ends 5/15)

When you take a trip down memory lane, it can be very positive and uplifting, especially when it comes to Netflix. Some of the best shows I have seen were on during the 80’s and 90’s. The television shows that we watched in the 80’s and 90’s were so much more mild natured than they are […]