Cooking With Your Kids

If you have a child who is a picky eater, meal times can turn into a grand battle. However, choosy eating in children almost always stems from a lack of familiarity with their food. Children like to eat what they recognize, and what they associate with positive feelings and memories.  It is possible to teachContinue Reading …

How to Teach Your Kids to Live Green

There are many important things parents are expected to teach their children. Of these, teaching them to love and respect their earth is a very important one. Without people to care for our world, it will cease to exist. Teaching your children to live green is a great way to pass this important message onContinue Reading …

Great Places to Take the Family During Spring Break

Spring break means time off from school and work, plus warmer weather just about everywhere.  There really isn’t a bad place that families can go during the break, however there are quite a few places that are exceptionally wonderful that the entire family with love. Here are 5 great places to take the family duringContinue Reading …

Tactile Pleasures: Why Play Benefits Adults Just as Much as Kids

Have you ever noticed the way that all kids find time to play and most adults do not? It’s a strange dichotomy of life when one age groups feels so free to enjoy playtime and another does not. Play, especially the sort that provides tactile pleasure, is as good for grownups as it is forContinue Reading …

4 Simple Games to Play as a Family

There are few things that help a family bond quite as nicely as playing games together. Whether it’s just your immediate family or extended family over for a visit, playing games is a great way to pass the time and also get to know one another better. But what do you play? We have someContinue Reading …

Our Baby Hedgehog update

It has been just over two weeks since we welcomed our newest family member, a baby hedgehog.  Last I posted, we still did not know what we were going to name this cute little guy. But after lots of thinking and some debate, we decided on Nigel. I have been doing my best to postContinue Reading …

Set Your Kids Onto Music In The New Year

Now that 2017 is in full swing, there’s no better time to tackle the goal of getting you kids into music. The chaos of the holidays is finally behind us, so you have the time to add daily practice sessions and weekly lessons into your family’s busy schedule. Once you do, you’re setting your childrenContinue Reading …

My Little Pony, Littlest Pet Shop and Transformers DVDs (Giveaway)

This month, celebrate the season of love with adorable family TV shows on DVD from Shout! Kids in collaboration with Hasbro Studios. Three DVDs from the My Little Pony, Littlest Pet Shop and Transformers Rescue Bots lines are being released this February as the perfect way for kids to spend Valentine’s Day with the charactersContinue Reading …