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5 Subjects to Encourage Your Kids to Study

5 Subjects to Encourage Your Kids to Study

When your kids go to school, they are exposed to a variety of interesting subjects that will make them well-rounded individuals who will be ready to enter the world of higher education and then the workforce. But there are also certain subjects, five of which are listed below, that you should encourage your kids to(…)

Have a Pirate Adventure with Playdate in a Box

Have a Pirate Adventure with Playdate in a Box

The end of school is right around the corner. I know that my kids have only a few days left and they cannot wait to start their summer adventure. We’ve already been busy planning day field trips in our local area, scheduling playdates with friends and looking into boredom busters. Today, I want to share(…)

Just Add Sun:  Solar Oven Kit for Kids

Just Add Sun: Solar Oven Kit for Kids

Summer is a time of exploration and endless activities for the kids. Keep them from saying, “I’m Bored” this summer with this fun activity kit from Griddly Games.  This kit is eco friendly and easy to use.  Teach your kids the science of zero-emission solar energy as they use familiar items and learn more ways(…)

American Girl Gifts for Under $25

American Girl Gifts for Under $25

We love American Girl and this year they have great gifts for under $25. Here are a few of our favorites. Grace’s Pastry Cart Baking is Grace’s business! She even traveled to Paris to pursue her passion! Now that she’s home, help her fulfill her dream when you build Grace’s Pastry Cart by Mega Bloks(…)

Book a Day December:  Paint me a Picture

Book a Day December: Paint me a Picture

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(…)