June 14, 2016


Everything kid, family, & parenting!


Kids chores

You Might Want to Rethink Trashing the Chore Chart

Chores are slowly becoming a thing of the past for this generation’s children, but you might want to revive the chore chart before it is too late.


5 Daily Tasks You Must Do Even When There Is No Time

Working families really do run double lives. Work-life is sandwiched between home-life everyday, and somehow you try to keep both separate. But sometimes you end up blending the two because you think you can read over a new contract while you finish making a peanut butter and jelly sandwich—granted, you’ve done it before. There are[…]


7 Tips for Babysitters

Babysitting for a new family? Not sure what questions to ask about their child? Is the child a baby or toddler? Every family is different and wants a different experience for their child! Here are some tips to make you the best babysitter you can be!

Ice Cream

Homemade Ice Cream

If you have ever wanted to make homemade ice cream but didn’t think you had the right tools, it turns out, you do! This easy recipe makes a simple vanilla ice cream, but you can add other ingredients to make different flavors. The whole process takes about 7 minutes!   Recipe  


Hands on Learning: Why It Matters!

Constructivism is an educational learning theory that suggests that students take in new information and connect this new information to prior knowledge. Students will question and construct new meaning for themselves when they make connections between new information and prior knowledge. Educators and parents often follow this learning theory by presenting children with many hands-on learning experiences.[…]


Pork Tenderloin with Carrots and Brown Rice

Looking for a new meal to cook for your family? Try this delicious pork tenderloin with baby carrots and brown rice! It is super simple and makes a great family meal. Servings: 4 Prep Time: 10 min Cook Time: 45 min – 1 hour Ingredients: 1 pork tenderloin 1 half bag of baby carrots 2[…]


Fire Safety For Your Family Pet

Pets often complete our family and our homes. They are the first ones to greet us at the door, they eat breakfast and dinner with us, and sometimes we even let them sleep in our beds. But many people forget that they are a bit more curious than we are. Each year, it is estimated[…]


Tips for a Happy and Healthy Pregnancy

We put together a few tips to ensure a happy and healthy pregnancy!   EDUCATE YOURSELF. Whether this is your first or fifth child, educating yourself on what’s to come during pregnancy and labor is key. Pregnancy education can come from a book or even a class. There are different classes that will get you[…]

Which type of school is best for your child?

Public, Private, Charter – What’s the Difference?

Every parent wants to do their best in helping their child succeed in school. It starts with picking the perfect school to fit your child and your family. There is constant debate over private, public, and charter schools, and which type of school is the absolute best. The truth is, neither of three are the[…]

Mommy & Me Yoga

Your Beginner’s Guide to Mommy and Me Yoga

Yoga can be a great way to relax, increase self awareness, and improve flexibility. Kids’ minds and bodies are so active during the day and rarely do they take time to calm themselves and find inner peace. Introducing yoga into their daily routine can give you and your child a chance to do something beneficial[…]