The torch has been lit! The thirtieth Olympiad is officially underway, and we’re poised and ready to watch the world’s finest compete for the gold (although, we’re a little peeved that NBC has refused to post a live stream of events. Who really wants to wait for primetime?). Who will capture our hearts this year? Will Oscar Pistorious, the British “Blade Runner” and first … [Read more...] about Five Amazing Olympic Victories
Land ho! Looking for a room decorating theme that works for baby boys and girls? Well, search no farther than the seashore! Whether you live in Nantucket, Massachusetts or Omaha, Nebraska, a nautical themed bedroom can create a cozy, fun environment for children. And the best part is, it’s so easy to shop for! The nautical trend has taken over, not just in the clothing world, … [Read more...] about Nautical Nursery Design
It's only the first day of the Olympic Games, and records are already being broken. Im Dong Hyun of South Korea has set the official record to beat in the 72-arrow archery competition. His score of 699 points has set the bar and beaten previous records in the event. What’s so impressive about this particular record? It's not unusual for South Korea to dominate the event - they … [Read more...] about Blind Archer Sets Olympic Record – Already!
Summertime is snack time, and whether you’re headed to the beach or to the pool in your backyard, you’re going to need snacks. The best summery snacks are portable, easy to serve, kid-friendly, and won’t spoil in the summer heat. Here are some healthy and ready-to-serve summer snacks that the whole family will love and don't require any cooking from you: Kashi Soft Baked … [Read more...] about No-Stress Summer Snacks You Can Feel Good About
So, you want your child to become a better writer. Good plan! The ability to write clearly and with ease is one that will help your child from first grade through the rest of his or her life. Sure, school will teach your child the fundamentals of writing (grammar, syntax, and such), but that won’t necessarily make it easy or fun. Take-home essays and … [Read more...] about Help Your Child Develop Good Writing Skills