The people who live in my house have a problem. Maybe it’s a problem in your house too. They cannot for the life of them throw an empty box away. And it’s about to drive me to the loony bin. In our house, my boys pack their own lunches. We started this a few years… Read More Why Can’t They Throw The Box Away?
Halloween. We start to see displays of skeletons, pumpkins and ghosts as soon as school is back, reminding us that fall is coming and with it, the search for the perfect costume. Some of my favorite childhood memories are of dressing up for Halloween, sprinting around the neighborhood with my friends and coming home to… Read More Should Teens Trick or Treat?
This post may contain affiliate links. I may receive commissions for purchases made through this post. View my full disclosure policy here. Have your kids read Harry Potter yet? The Harry Potter series holds a huge place in book, cinema and pop culture history. It’s in bookstores, theme parks, and even Walmart. And if your… Read More 6 Reasons Why Your Family Should Read Harry Potter
This post may contain affiliate links. I may receive commissions for purchases made through this post. View my disclosure policy here. The Internet is everywhere these days. It’s on our phones, on our tv’s, on our laptops and ipads. And we can connect from pretty much anywhere in the world. But is that a good… Read More Why My Kids Don’t Have The Internet on Their Phones
This post may contain affiliate links. I may receive commissions for purchases made through this post. View my full disclosure policy here. The Internet can be a tricky place to navigate. In fact, I wrote a blog about some of the dangers the Internet can pose to our kids. And with the rise in social… Read More 7 Ways You Can Keep Your Child Safe Online
You know that Lionel Richie song ‘Easy Like Sunday Morning’? Yeah, it lies. Sunday mornings in our house mean church. Going to church is an important part of our faith and family life. Our family attends the 11:00 service at our church in order to give us time to sleep in, get a little exercise and… Read More How to Get Your Family Ready for Church Without Losing Your Mind
> It seems like family life gets busier each year. Sometimes it feel like we’re more connected to friends and co-workers through social media than we are to the people we see every day in our own homes. In fact, according to Gallup, only 47% of families sit down to eat together 4 to 6… Read More Why Your Family Needs To Eat Dinner Together