Healthy After School Snacks

Healthy Afterschool Snacks for Kids

Do your kids come home from school ready for a snack? Mine sure do! After a busy day their little bodies need to re-energize before heading outside to play or starting homework. Here are some of our favorite healthy after school snacks and drinks that keep kids happy and fueled until dinner! Healthy After School [...]

Entertain Your Toddler With Household Objects

Entertain your toddler with household objects

Before I entered the world of blogging I would spend hours searching on the internet and in brochures for the latest toy that would entertain my little boy. I’d spend a small fortune on all singing and all dancing toys that promised to enhance my child’s development. I soon realised that the saying “the more [...]

DIY Mail Box and Letter Writing Practice

DIY Mail Box and Letter Writing Practice

This easy DIY mail box is sure to inspire lots of great pretend play. Use it sneak in a little learning, too. Our mail box beckoned us to write letters. DIY Mail Box This is a very easy tutorial for building a mail box. Find a large cardboard box {or whatever size you want for your mail [...]

Planning a Trip to Universal Studios Florida

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Our family loves to travel and we are busy planning a trip to Universal Studios Florida. One of our favorite ways to learn about a new place we’ve never been is to head to YouTube and check out the videos. It’s a great way to “see” what the different rides and parks are like. Here are some [...]

Rock Candy Science Experiment

Rock Candy Science Experiment for Kids! So cool!

A science experiment that ends in candy is sure to motivate kids! You can show your kids how to make rock candy and learn about crystals at the same time. Rock candy is simple to make at home, but it does take awhile for the crystals to form. This gives kids a chance to make [...]

My Hyperemesis Gravidarum Pregnancy

My Hyperemesis pregnancy

I had always thought that being sick in the early stages of pregnancy was a rite of passage. It meant that finally after years of waiting we were going to be having a baby. As I would run to the sink nothing could dampen my excitement. However, two words changed my life – Hyperemesis Gravidarum [...]

Mouse House Craft

Mouse House Craft to go along with A New House for Mouse

This cute mouse house craft was my 4 year old son’s idea. He saw the granola bar box and placed his toy mouse inside. We found a book at the library that goes along with the craft perfectly. {Affiliate links are included in this post.} A New House for Mouse A New House for Mouse by Petr [...]