Donating Stuffed Animals

If you’re like most parents, chances are you’ve got a pile of used stuffed animals taking up space in your home. Even if your child has long outgrown stuffed teddy bears or a prized cuddly friend, the idea of throwing once-treasured toys in the trash can feel unfathomable. The million-dollar question then becomes: What to […]

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Thanksgiving Activities for Kids

With Thanksgiving just a few weeks away, many families (mine included) are starting to prep for the big day. But in between meal planning, figuring out seating arrangements, and finalizing travel plans, don’t forget that the holiday marks a wonderful season for hands-on activities with children. Looking to keep your little ones entertained and engaged […]

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How to Prepare your Child for School

It”s that time of year again; the kids are heading back to school! If you”re a seasoned pro with older children, you know the routine. But for younger kiddos who are heading off to school for the first time, kicking off the school year can be a scary transition. With one daughter entering pre-K and […]

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What to Pack for a Family Road Trip

Heading off on a vacation this summer? For most families, skipping expensive airfare and opting to drive makes a lot more financial sense. In addition to keeping more cash in your pocket, road trips are also an opportunity to create new memories together as a family (while making pit stops at cool destinations along the […]

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5 Fun Summer Activities for Children

Temperatures are up, barbeques are out, and beaches are packed—in other words, summer is in full swing. It also means that the kiddos are out of school and home all season long. Whether you’re a stay-at-home parent or you work full time, keeping your kids both entertained and stimulated during the summer months can be […]

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5 Easy DIY Pet Costumes for Halloween

Halloween is fast approaching! Are your furry family members ready for the big day? We’re not sure how you feel, but to us there’s not much cuter (or hilarious) than a pet in costume. I mean, if they’ll cooperate with the shenanigans of dressing, staying still for the perfect photo op, why not? The cuteness […]

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