Book a Day December:  Post 7

Book a Day December: Post 7

I have recently been made aware of a wonderful December tradition for families and that is giving your children a book a day leading up to Christmas, starting on December 1st.  Maybe I have been living under a rock, but this is the first I’ve heard of this tradition.  As many of you know, we(…)

Build & Imagine launches the Draw & Build Dollhouse

Build & Imagine launches the Draw & Build Dollhouse

Laurie Peterson, Founder and CEO of Build & Imagine, has created a unique twist on her whimsically themed magnetic play-sets: allowing children to illustrate their own scenes with dry-erase markers.  A cottage? A ski cabin? A store? A doghouse? The tooth fairy’s lair? Kids aren’t limited to one design—they can draw new scenes and quickly(…)

Plan and Finance Your Family’s College Dreams

Plan and Finance Your Family’s College Dreams

For many high school seniors the acceptance letters are starting to appear in the mailbox.  For parents, the reality is hitting that college tuition is right around the corner.  Some have planned since their baby’s first birthday and some are now caught behind the eight ball.  Financing a college education is no simple task.  No matter(…)

Book a Day December:  Post 6

Book a Day December: Post 6

I have recently been made aware of a wonderful December tradition for families and that is giving your children a book a day leading up to Christmas, starting on December 1st.  Maybe I have been living under a rock, but this is the first I’ve heard of this tradition.  As many of you know, we(…)

Arduino Project Handbook: 25 Practical Projects to Get You Started

Arduino Project Handbook: 25 Practical Projects to Get You Started

The Arduino is a wildly popular, low-cost, and easy-to-use microcontroller that opens up a world of possibilities for building with electronics. It’s a great hands-on way to learn about the magic of electronics, and it’s caught the STEM wave, big time.  If you have a tinkerer or a kid that loves science, this is a(…)

Final Day for the Ultimate Christmas Gift Bundle

Final Day for the Ultimate Christmas Gift Bundle

This year’s Very Merry Gift Certificate Bundle comes with $180 worth of gift certificates including: Around the World Stories Artsy Couture Atlas Coffee Club Bloom Naturals Crunchy Balm Ecocentric Mom Healthy Moving Hope Ink Life Without Plastic Porteen Gear Strawesome The Kombucha Shop