How to Celebrate National Hat Day with Your Kids

How to Celebrate National Hat Day with Your Kids

It’s National Hat Day!  Do you have a favorite hat – maybe one from college or your favorite sports team?  How about a crazy hat – like that sombrero you just have to have from Mexico or the jester hat from the summer festival?  What? You don’t have a hat!  We’re here to solve that(…)

There’s an App for That – Safety on the Go Car Seat App

There’s an App for That – Safety on the Go Car Seat App

The 2012 Kohl’s A Minute for Kids program, a partnership between Dayton Children’s and Kohl’s Cares, focuses on unintentional injuries resulting from children and families being “on the go” including bicycle injuries, motor vehicle crashes, teen driving incidents and children being left alone inside hot vehicles. With data from our recent pediatric health assessment as well as information(…)

Simply Sassy Pulled Pork for the Slow Cooker

Simply Sassy Pulled Pork for the Slow Cooker

We recently received some Aunt Sassy’s Sauces and couldn’t wait to try them.  Our family loves pulled pork and it is so easy in the crock pot.  This is great on sliders, waffles, crostinis!  Mix it up and make dinner fun. Prep time for this yummy pulled pork is about 5 minutes with an 8(…)

Why I homeschool

Why I homeschool

Guest Blog Post by Heather Schultz   When people hear that I’m homeschooling the statements that follow are usually something like, “Wow!  Are you crazy?”  “That’s great but I could never do that!”  “What do you do for socialization?”  or “And you have how many kids?”   To which I answer, “Yes, some days I am(…)

Winey Wednesdays – Nativa Terra by Palm Bay

Winey Wednesdays – Nativa Terra by Palm Bay

So, how is the “Get Healthy” New Year’s resolution going for you? Yeah, same here. Actually, I didn’t make a resolution. I never do because I know I will fail. But, if you did resolve to say … cut back on the mommy-juice … and have since fallen off the wagon (welcome to The Club),(…)

Keeping your kids warm…and safe…in the car!

  With the cold and the snow comes the challenge of keeping little ones warm in their car seats. Challenge you may ask…what about a coat?  Well believe it or not a child’s bulky winter jacket can interfere with the safety of a car seat! In some cases, the extra layer can make it hard(…)