Have a toddler that loves to explore? Use these 30 fun games and activities to keep your 3 year old exploring and learning while having a blast.

30 Exploration Activities for Your Three-Year-Old

Have a toddler that loves to explore? Use these 30 fun games and activities to keep your 3 year old exploring and learning while having a blast. 30 Exploration Activities for Your Three-Year-Old 1. How about starting with your family tree? 2. This is a great way for your child to learn his home address. 3.…

Planning the Halloween party for school? You'll love these 30+ DIY Halloween games for kids and for adults. Whether you are planning a preschool party or need something for older kids, these games are perfect for all ages. Includes Halloween Minute to Win It games too.

30 Awesome Halloween Games for Kids

I always looked forward to Halloween as a kid. I especially loved the candy, the costumes and the games! Check out these 30 awesome Halloween games for kids of all ages!  There are so many great DIY ideas! 1. Spider Web Walking by No Time for Flash Cards 2. Pumpkin Bowling by A Girl and…

If your family loves fall, then they're really going to love these fall scavenger hunt ideas. An autumn scavenger hunt for kids is the perfect way to get out, explore and enjoy the cooler temperatures.

15 Autumn Scavenger Hunt Ideas for the Family

Fall is undoubtedly my favorite time of year. From the hot cider to selecting the perfect pumpkins to the s’mores by a campfire – I can’t get enough of this season. An autumn scavenger hunt is the perfect way to get out, explore and enjoy this time of year. We’ve found a variety of autumn…

Whether you have multiple kids, young kids or older kids, you're going to love these 21 DIY chore chart ideas. Get your kids excited about doing chores and help keep them on track with their responsibilities with these chore charts and printables.

21 of the best chore charts for kids

Chore charts can get your kids excited about completing tasks and keep them on track with their responsibilities. We’ve rounded up some of the best chore charts, from fun DIY projects to simple printables. Chore Charts for Kids Pick-a-Chore by Clean Mama Cookie Sheet by Craftaholics Anonymous ChoreMonster web and mobile app Work for Hire by the Chic Site Rustic Jars by…

Are you looking for ways to help your kids fall in love with reading while also increasing their reading comprehension? Immersion Reading is proven to help your kids understand, remember and dig deeper into books than ever before - and even comprehend up to two grade levels higher! This is a great activity for summer reading strategies.

Help your Kids Fall in Love with Reading

As parents, we have a lot of responsibility to teach our kids the basics and help them get off on the right foot at school — not to mention helping them avoid the summer backslide that’s so common between June and September. One of the best ways we can do that is encouraging them to…

Parenting doesn't have to be hard. If you're looking for ways to spend quality time with your kids, you'll love these simple ideas to help you bond with your children. Whether you have boys or girls, they'll love these simple, quality time activities. A must read for moms.

5 Unexpected Ways To Spend Quality Time With Your Kids

Family life is all about love, laughs, and OMG hurry up we’re late for soccer and somebody needs to pick up the 5,472 toys in the hallway and who left dirty underwear on the couch and WAIT is that dinner I smell burning??? We wake up together, stumble through our morning routines together, share some…

I'm always trying to find unique and fun ways to teach my kids about giving back. And I have to say that this takes the cake. Such a fun way to give back with your kids and help instill a spirit of giving. Learn more here.

A Fun Way to Teach Kids About Giving

Back in my working days, I was a fundraiser for non-profit organizations. I believe strongly in giving back, and I believe even more strongly in teaching my kids to give back as well. But sometimes that can be tricky. I model “giving” behavior with my kids, but it’s hard to known if it’s really sinking in.…

Do you Drink in front of your kids?

Do You Drink In Front of Your Kids?

When I was a little girl, my mom and I had a special signal at parties. Any time I felt like I needed her, all I had to do was make eye contact with her and touch my nose. That was the sign that I really needed to talk to her. And every single time…

Use these give tips to have your kids rushing to brush teeth. Whether you use charts or not, this routine will help you teach your kids to brush their teeth the right way independently. And they'll be excited to do it.

How to Get Your Kids Excited to Brush their Teeth + a Confession

When hello products asked me to share our #BrushtimeConfessions – all of the crazy things we’ve said to our kids to get them to brush their teeth – I was honestly a little stumped. Don’t get me wrong. We have certainly had our fair share of parenting issues with these three crazy kids. We’ve had sleep…