Baby &Kids · Home & Garden · Seasonal & Holiday

How to Host a Halloween Themed Birthday Party

One of the advantages of having an October birthday is being able to combine it with a fun Halloween themed party. If you love Halloween, you won’t mind sharing your birthday party with one of the most fun holidays of the year. Halloween is a great time to celebrate and having a Halloween themed birthday… Continue reading How to Host a Halloween Themed Birthday Party

Baby &Kids · Seasonal & Holiday

Five Non-Edible Alternatives to Pass Out This Halloween

Close your eyes and picture Halloween night. What do you see? I’m sure costumes and candy are at the top of your visual list, but do you really need to serve sweet treats on Halloween? When trick-or-treaters come knocking at your door on October 31st do you want to provide something other than sugar-laden candy?… Continue reading Five Non-Edible Alternatives to Pass Out This Halloween

Baby &Kids · Seasonal & Holiday

Fun Fall Activities Your Kids Won’t Want to Miss

The kids are back in school, the weather is changing and the leaves are beginning to drop. That means fall has arrived! Autumn is such a magical season. After a long hot summer what could be better then exploring nature with cooler temperatures. In the summertime we look forward to trips to the beach, catching… Continue reading Fun Fall Activities Your Kids Won’t Want to Miss

Baby &Kids · Home & Garden · Seasonal & Holiday

Outdoor Play Equipment Your Kids Will Love

Fall is one of the best times of the year to enjoy spending time outside with your family. With the change in the weather, the air is often much more comfortable to enjoy outside, at various times of the day. Kids naturally want to spend time outside, playing, especially when they’re younger. If you have… Continue reading Outdoor Play Equipment Your Kids Will Love

Baby &Kids · Games & Toys

6 of The Best Toys to Stimulate Your Baby’s Senses

Baby’s days are filled with new and exciting discoveries. As they explore their brand new world, their brains and bodies are developing at record speed. Most new parents are obsessed with finding the right toys, ones that will stimulate baby’s senses and help build essential motor skills. With thousands of toys on the market, it… Continue reading 6 of The Best Toys to Stimulate Your Baby’s Senses

Baby &Kids · Clothing & Accessories

Fall Loungewear for the Family

As the weather turns chilly this fall, there’s no doubt that you’ll want to outfit your family in cozy loungewear and pajamas. There’s nothing quite like settling in on a crisp fall evening and lounging in comfort in your own home. There are so many different types of loungewear from traditional pajamas to yoga pants… Continue reading Fall Loungewear for the Family

Baby &Kids · Home & Garden

How to Host an Indiana Jones Birthday Party for Kids

When you’re a parent, you may find yourself falling into the child birthday party conundrum. When kids are little, they tend to want themed birthday parties, and those parties sometimes wind up as a competition between parents as to who can host the best party. Keeping it all about the kids is the first step… Continue reading How to Host an Indiana Jones Birthday Party for Kids

Baby &Kids · Education

Teach Your Kids That Science Rocks!

Encouraging your kids towards STEAM initiatives doesn’t just help them get a job later in life; it also improves their critical thinking skills, expands their creativity, and encourages them to be excited about engaging with the world around them. While your child may or may not be getting exposure to a STEAM curriculum in school,… Continue reading Teach Your Kids That Science Rocks!

Baby &Kids · Food & Beverage · Seasonal & Holiday

Fun Ways to Use Apples This Autumn

OMG, so many apples. If you’ve gone apple picking with your family and can’t think of eating one more piece of fruit, we know what to do. If you’ve gotten carried away this season…OR you’re looking for a cheap way to do Fall decor, here are a few ways to have an awesomely apple filled… Continue reading Fun Ways to Use Apples This Autumn

Baby &Kids · Entertainment

Host Your Kid’s Birthday Party Without Going Broke

How much do you think the average family spends on a kid’s birthday party: $100, $200, $300 or more? In 2017 the average family spent over $450 on food, festivities and decorations for each child. Believe it or not that price doesn’t include the cost of presents, which often rings up to $250 or more.… Continue reading Host Your Kid’s Birthday Party Without Going Broke

Baby &Kids · Books & Magazines

Ways to Get Your Child Excited About Reading

Every parent wants the very best for their children. They want them to develop a love for learning and a thirst for knowledge. One of the very basic skills that children need to master early on in life is reading. For adults who are well read, reading isn’t given much of a second thought. It’s… Continue reading Ways to Get Your Child Excited About Reading

Baby &Kids · Home & Garden

Honor Your Child’s Artwork with These Kid Friendly Displays

If you have a small child in your life the odds are pretty good that you also have a mound of artwork piling up on your kitchen table. We all know that children love to cut, color and glue, but what can parents do with the mountain of papers left after their kids unleash their creativity? Many… Continue reading Honor Your Child’s Artwork with These Kid Friendly Displays

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Baby Essentials for Your New Bundle of Joy

Having a baby is such an incredible joy. Once parents-to-be learn the news that they’re expecting, there are so many emotions that tend to wash over them. Feelings of elation, joy, and happiness often mix with feelings of anxiety, stress, and feeling overwhelmed by all of the things there are to learn and prepare for.… Continue reading Baby Essentials for Your New Bundle of Joy

Baby &Kids · Home & Garden · Seasonal & Holiday

5 Easy and Fun Fall Crafts For Kids

There are so many fun things to do in fall. I love finding simple and fun crafts to make with my kids. Crafting is a wonderful way to spend quality time together and celebrate the fall season. These crafts are easy and fun to create with kids of all ages. Check out some of my favorite fall kid’s… Continue reading 5 Easy and Fun Fall Crafts For Kids

Baby &Kids · Back to School · Seasonal & Holiday

4 Tips to Get Your Kids Out The Door On Time

Here in the Northeast, the first day for school is Tuesday. My husband recently confessed how much he hates the thought of it, as it means getting back to the daily grind of keeping the kids on a schedule and playing race the clock every morning. In those first few days, it is especially nerve… Continue reading 4 Tips to Get Your Kids Out The Door On Time

Baby &Kids · Clothing & Accessories · Seasonal & Holiday

Affordable Fall Looks for Girls

If you have a little girl, you already know how much fun it is to dress them up in adorable outfits for the different seasons. Many moms love to dress their daughters for fall because the colors are gorgeous, the layers are sweet, and nothing is cuter than a little girl in a seasonal jumper.… Continue reading Affordable Fall Looks for Girls

Baby &Kids · Back to School

How to Get Back into Your Fall Routine

The first few weeks of school can be a whirlwind for many families, whose summer was filled with swimming, video games, late bedtimes, vacations, snacking all day, and many other habits that will be hard to shake. Your kids might be exhausted, especially if he or she is involved with sports. Here are a few… Continue reading How to Get Back into Your Fall Routine

Baby &Kids · Back to School

Understanding Your Child’s Reading Level

Parents of children who love reading books featuring their favorite pop culture cartoon characters have probably seen books with “Level X” on the front, followed by a star. Whether you’re randomly picking those books up at the library or they’re bringing them home from school, you may not have thought about what that level means.… Continue reading Understanding Your Child’s Reading Level