'Tis the season for giving and remembering those you love. Regardless of the industry you work in, a year end bonus or gift is standard. Your nanny cares for your children all year long and they enjoy...
What’s Your Parenting Style?
Your parenting style may have come naturally or you may have read dozens of books to find the style that fits your family. Knowing your style can be helpful when hiring a nanny to make the smoothest transition possible. There...
Popsicle Stick Snowman Craft
My daughter and I did this cute snowman craft together the other day. It's great for kids of all ages!
- Popsicle sticks
- Craft Paint (white, black and orange)
- Cardstock / Cardboard
- Elmer's glue or Glue gun (for older children)
- glitter glue/pipe cleaner (optional)
- Ribbon (Optional)
Be Thankful Turkey Craft
WHAT YOU’LL NEED FOR EACH TURKEY:
- An empty toilet paper tube
- A small paper plate
- A small paper cup (Dixie cup)
- Paint – orange, black and brown
- Googly Eyes (available in craft stores/departments)
- Assorted colored construction paper
- Black markers
- Start by painting the toilet...
Can’t we all just get along?
People may think that the time after lunch (and if you’re lucky after nap time) is a breeze. Everyone is fed and happy and the afternoon is a mix of strolling in the park and chalking faces with great big smiles. And while...Read more
Gummy bear popsicles? YUM
Gummy bears and popsicles, what’s not to love?! These popsicles are made with only two ingredients and are a refreshing summer treat. The kids will have just as much fun making these as they will eating them!Read more
What you’ll need:
- Popsicle mold
- Lemon-lime soda or white...
Clipping coupons with the kiddos!
Put the kids to work helping with the grocery budget (if they can hold a pair of scissors they can cut coupons). Not only will cutting coupons help develop their motor skills, but it’s also a great lesson in saving money. Plus, with back-to-school just around...Read more
Save money on school supplies
Buying back to school supplies doesn’t have to leave you feeling broke. Here are five easy ways to save money on back to school essentials:Read more
1. Shop during sales tax holidays
A new twist on breakfast!
Shake up breakfast with these easy egg bake cupcakes. Kids will love to make — and eat — them! All you need are some common kitchen ingredients and you’re on your way to a delicious and nutritious breakfast that’s great for hectic school mornings.Read more
Make your own wand!
Bring a little magic into your home! This homemade magic wand is a fantastic addition to any costume and makes for great imaginative play. All you need are a few items from around the house, and you and your little magic maker can create a unique wand for all their hocus-pocus needs.Read more