Beat the Winter Blues – Rainy Day Activities

Beat the Winter Blues – Rainy Day Activities

It’s the third stormy day in a row, the kids are getting antsy, and you’ve had enough of the McDonald’s play place for one week. With rainy days come many challenges for young kids: how to have fun and spend productive time without screens or resorting to fast food...
Ahoy There Matey – Let’s Have a Pirate Day!

Ahoy There Matey – Let’s Have a Pirate Day!

Shiver me timbers! Summer fun abounds and what better way to shake up everyone’s imagination and throw some merriment into the mix, than to have a Pirate Day? Throw your manners aside, adopt a Pirate’s Code of Conduct, grab the eye patches, peg legs, and pirate...
Help Your Preschooler Beat Summer Boredom

Help Your Preschooler Beat Summer Boredom

Summer is here and as parents, we dread hearing the “B” word from our kids. Boredom can creep in when it’s too hot to explore outside and the kids need to keep busy. Read through these 15 fun ideas to help your preschooler beat summer boredom and keep everyone happily...
Benefits of Reading Aloud to Your Child

Benefits of Reading Aloud to Your Child

Benefits of reading aloud to your child have been the topic of discussion for as long as we can remember. We’ve put together a list of the joys and benefits of reading aloud to your child to help you make time in your busy schedule for this wonderful activity.  ...
Heart Healthy Choices for Kids

Heart Healthy Choices for Kids

February makes us think of love and loving the hearts of those dearest to us, which makes it perfect that it’s Heart Health month! So while our kids enjoy their Valentines this season, we can also teach them to build heart healthy habits to benefit them for years to...