Cheap Summertime Fun for Kids

Your kids are out of school! How can you keep them entertained when you have a tight budget? Here’s some great ideas compliments of KaixinFun.com that will cost you under $10: -Exploding paint bags can be a messy, fun art project for your kids. -Make roads for toy cars by using colored tape on carpet. -Turn your driveway into a …

1st Day of Summer Fun

It’s the first day of summer! Summer is most people’s favorite time of the year. School is out, the weather is warm (HOT here in East Texas) and it’s time to relax and recharge. Looking for ways to keep all the kids entertained? Care.com offers some summer fun ideas! No.1 on the list: -Make an ‘unplug pact’ and see if …

Avoid a Choking Moment

Whether you’re a first-time parent, third-time parent, or you spend quite a bit of time around little ones, there are always things to look out for when it comes to protecting the munchkins! One such thing to keep that eye out for: choking hazards. Yes, you already know about the usual culprits — marbles, buttons, and pretty much anything smaller …

Life Skills By Age 5

You’ve probably heard it a bunch of times, “Kids learn at different rates.” Because every person is unique, this statement is totally true! But what about your child who’s on the right growth track already? Well, there are a few goals, or skills for life, that you could guide them towards as they inch to that magic age of 5. …