Living in the generation that we do, it's common for kids to just run in and glue their eyes to the TV, computer, or latest video game. A study shows that kids today spend 55 hours a week indoors using just electronics and spend hardly any time at all outdoors. Spending more time outdoors can help inspire kids imaginations and give them the opportunity to interact with nature … [Read more...] about How to Get Your Kids Outdoors
The Easter egg hunt is a classic tradition but there's nothing wrong with switching it up once in awhile! So why not give your family's egg hunt a clever new twist this year? Here's a few of our favorite fun ideas: Easter Coupon Egg Hunt Instead of hiding jellybeans in the egg, try creating homemade coupons and stuffing it with those instead. The personalized coupons … [Read more...] about 5 Clever Easter Egg Hunt Twists That Your Kids Will Love!
Besides all of the happiness that Mother’s Day brings to many, it also contains a sadness factor for stepmothers. Mother’s Day is the one day of the year that’s specifically devoted to showing love to your mom, so it can get a bit tricky for those who may feel a sense of loyalty to their mom or have spent the majority of their lives referring to their stepmother by her first … [Read more...] about Dealing with Mother’s Day as a Stepmother
Mother’s Day is just around the corner -- do you know what you're getting for your mom? Now it’s true what they say: it’s the thought that counts. BUT there are some exceptions to this rule. Just like there are things you would never want to receive on Mother’s Day, there are also things that you should never buy for your mom. Using this helpful shopping guide, you'll have … [Read more...] about Four Things You Shouldn’t Give a Mom for Mother’s Day
It’s time to do a little spring cleaning. Except instead of tidying up your house, start with your finances instead. Here are a few ways to get rid of clutter and save some money. 1. Clean out your drawers! Surely, they are stuffed with old ATM slips, bank statements, credit card bills, etc. Once your drawers are emptier, you’ll feel a lot less stressed. Be sure to keep the … [Read more...] about Organize Your Finances