Kid Gardening: Lessons in gardening become lessons in life

Exposing your children to a variety of skills and activities at a young age is a great way to help them learn more about their interests, talents and passions – things they can take with them throughout life. As parents, we know it can take awhile to find that “sweet spot,” whether it is something your child excels at or is interested in such as soccer, ballet, painting, karate, language … Read More

On the Road Again: Let’s make summer travel with the kids a breeze!

Did you know that 85-90% of families will be hitting the road this summer? Every mother and father know what that means: Super fun destinations, often whiny road trips! No parent wants to hear “Are we there yet?” … “I’m bored” … “She’s hitting me” coming from the little not-so-sweet voices tucked away in the back seat. Also, you want to be sure your kids enjoy their summer travel break … Read More

National Anti-Boredom Month: What to do with those bored kids!

Have you lost count of the number of times you’ve heard Mom I’m bo-o-o-r-r-e-d!? A bored kid has to be one of the worst things to have around the house in the summer, right? While down time is important, you also want your kids to play outside with friends, find new hobbies, or entertain themselves as they learn about something new. Of course momentous events like summer camp, play dates, … Read More