Easy, Healthy Lunch Ideas for your #fitkids!

Easy, Healthy Lunch Ideas for your #fitkids!

 Like many kids around the country, my son and daughter returned to school this week. And like many parents, particularly those like myself who are very health-concious, I grappled a little about what to put in their lunches boxes that they’ll actually eat.  I must admit that it’s still quite challenging for me to get […]

Last Minute Mother’s Day Gifts She’ll Absolutely Love

Last Minute Mother’s Day Gifts She’ll Absolutely Love

  Ran out of time to get your mother or other special lady a mother’s day gift?  Don’t fret!  It’s never too late to get her something that she’s sure to love or at least greatly appreciate. And it’s the thought that counts anyway right?  Check out these cool, last minute gifts that you can […]

5 Reasons You Should Let Your Kid Blog

5 Reasons You Should Let Your Kid Blog

I recently hit my one year anniversary as a blogger.  So I’m still very much a newcomer 🙂  As I have done more research on blogging I have found that not only many adults find success and fulfillment with it but kids, too. Since I was looking for something else to get my daughter into other than […]

How the Tech Market Isn’t Serving Moms & KidsLink’s Answer to This

How the Tech Market Isn’t Serving Moms & KidsLink’s Answer to This

(NOTE: I am an affiliate for KidsLink and making this post in support of their product.  This involves an agreement that I will receive a payment from them when the app is downloaded via the link I have provided at the bottom of this post.  However, I DO NOT agree to be an affiliate for […]

How To Explain To Your Children When Bad Things Happen: The Ferguson, MO Situation

  As a resident of North County St. Louis the situation in Ferguson, MO hits very close to home.  With on-going news coverage, the social media coverage, a few visits to the location where the protests are taking place as well as the site of the incident, and so many people talking about this around town, […]

5 Budget-Friendly Things to Do With the Kids This Summer

Summer is usually a fun season for all…especially the kids who get to enjoy some much needed time out of school.  During this time, you may want to do a variety of things to assure your children have an enjoyable summer.  And guess what…..you don’t have to spend an outrageous amount of money doing so. […]

Pool Safety: What You Should Know About Secondary Drowning

  With Memorial Day coming, it not only means the return of summer soon but also the reopening of pools everywhere….good times!  BUT….there are certain precautions that need to be taken ESPECIALLY as it relates to young children who are eager to jump into the oh-so-inviting swimming pools.  We all know what drowning is but […]

GPS Tracking for Kids Without Breaking the Bank

GPS Tracking for Kids Without Breaking the Bank

  With the warmer months and longer days finally arriving, kids everywhere are taking advantage and enjoying playtime outside with friends giving parents some greatly appreciated time to chill-lax.  Most of us parents have our kids follow the ol’ school rule of coming in the house before the street lights come on.  But with so […]

Cinco de Mayo Celebration for the Kids!

Cinco de Mayo is a day observed primarily in the United States and Mexico in Mexican-American communities as a way to celebrate Mexican heritage and pride.  But this day has become popular with those of other cultures, as well, and is celebrated by people of many different backgrounds.  My friends and I can’t wait to […]

Ideas for Healthier Fundraisers

  Girl Scout cookies.  Cheesy, saucy, pizza.  Chocolate clusters and other candies.  Sugary baked goods.  What do these things have in common?  They taste good?  Well…yeah probably to most people.  How about FUNDRAISERS??  Yes, these are items that are commonly featured in fundraisers.  You probably have been approached at least once by a kid from […]