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Kid-friendly Gardening: Indoor and Outdoor Garden Ideas

April 18, 2016

Why not start a garden with your kiddos this spring? It’s a fun family activity and your little ones will get to play in the dirt…on purpose! Garden Benefits Family fun! Sensory activity for little ones who may need calming activities because of autism or sensory processing disorder. Teaching and learning tool: patience, observation, cycle … Continue reading Kid-friendly Gardening: Indoor and Outdoor Garden Ideas

Spring Refresh: Starting a Fitness Routine for the Family

April 7, 2016

Get your whole family moving this spring with these tips and tricks that make exercise fun. Just Get Moving Dance Party – Move some furniture, throw on some tunes and shake it. Invite neighbors to join in and have a dance-off. Warning: Your face will hurt from smiling—those muscles definitely needed the workout. Sports Night … Continue reading Spring Refresh: Starting a Fitness Routine for the Family

St. Patrick’s Day Family Fun

March 8, 2016

Everyone is Irish on St. Patrick’s Day! Plan a fun family outing—like a parade in your area—or try some of these kid-friendly activities at home. Build your fun day around all things St. Paddy—leprechauns, rainbows, Ireland, and the color green. Leprechaun cookies – Grab a few Nutter Butter cookies, some candy melts, and the instructions … Continue reading St. Patrick’s Day Family Fun

Kid-friendly Super Bowl

January 29, 2016

On Sunday, everyone will be in one location—sitting in front of their televisions, watching the Super Bowl. Game night can be entertaining for the whole family if you have a plan in place and some fun activities, crafts and snacks. Here’s everything you’ll need to host a kid-friendly Super Bowl party and get those tiny … Continue reading Kid-friendly Super Bowl

Winter Wardrobe Essentials

January 26, 2016

It’s cold out there, and your kiddos aren’t always willing to wear the warm garb they need to during the winter months. Style and function can work together when planning tiny tot winter wardrobes this season. Here’s a list of wardrobe essentials and the trends that will keep your kids’ warm clothes intact: Extra Layering on … Continue reading Winter Wardrobe Essentials