How to Help Your Child Like Math

Do you know how to help your child like math? I am the first person to admit that I really dislike math.  Unless it involves how much I can save on a pair of jeans if the store is having a 20% off sale, I am really not interested.  I take my iPhone with me […]

Lessons from Girl Scouts & National Cookie Weekend

I am being compensated by GSUSA for my participation in this campaign. I am part of the Mom It Forward Blogger Network. When I was a little girl, I was very shy and awkward. I know, it’s hard to believe. In order to help me make friends, my Mom had me join the Girl Scouts. […]

Healthy Party Ideas for a Winnie the Pooh Party

Finding healthy party ideas isn’t easy. Most of the time, when I’m invited to a party, the snacks include cake, cupcakes, and chips.  While I enjoy the occasional sweet treat, I really enjoy when the hostess has thought of a few healthy party ideas to include as well. This Winnie the Pooh Party has mostly […]

Keep The Kids Busy – Oz The Great And Powerful

Keep the kids busy this morning for a little while longer with these cute Oz The Great And Powerful activity sheets so you can enjoy one more cup of coffee.  Disney’s fantastical adventure “Oz The Great and Powerful,” directed by Sam Raimi, imagines the origins of L. Frank Baum’s beloved wizard character. When Oscar Diggs […]

Keep The Kids Busy – Wreck-It Ralph

Keep the kids busy while you enjoy your coffee this morning.  If you haven’t already seen Wreck-It Ralph, I highly recommend you read my Wreck-It Ralph review and watch it today. Are you and your family ready to test your bad guy skills? First check out the behind the scenes clips straight from Bad-Anon meetings […]

Disney Themed Party For Mulan

A Disney themed party for Mulan can be lots of fun for children of all ages (and even adults).   Mulan is my favorite Disney princess.  She’s strong, resourceful and courageous and these are definitely attributes that I admire.   When my daughter was younger, she wasn’t interested in the typical princess items.  If it […]

Wreck-It Ralph on Blu-Ray Combo Pack Now

Wreck-It Ralph has got to be one of my favorite new Disney movies.  I was a teenager in the eighties and have many fond memories of spending hours playing the typical eight bit video games.   I remember my father’s first computer that basically had X’s and O’s and *’s that you could move around […]

Keep The Kids Busy Today – Peter Pan

What would Peter do to celebrate the 60th Anniversary release of Peter Pan on Blu-ray Combo pack? Treat the Lost Boys and the rest of his carefree crew to a party, of course! Set sail for an afternoon of adventure with Pirate Ship Pizza, treat everyone to part of the loot with Peter Pan Grab Bags and […]

Keeping Kids Busy In The Winter Isn’t Impossible

Keeping kids busy in the winter can be a challenge.  In Vermont, we have many days during the winter that are right around the zero mark or lower.  As much as the kids love to go outside to play, it’s not possible for very long at those temperatures. Keeping kids busy in the winter generally […]

Free Printable Thank You Cards for Kids and How to Make it Fun

Free printable thank you cards for kids can turn the task of writing thank you cards into something your kids can actually enjoy.  When my kids were little, it was like pulling teeth to get them to sit at the table and actually write out thank you cards after Christmas for a handful of presents. […]