Creativity

On the Go with Edushape Travel Brix

On the Go with Edushape Travel Brix

Summer for us means lots of playtime both inside and out, playdates and time spent traveling.  Traveling means time in either the car or a plane with hours of time to keep full with activities so that travel boredom doesn’t set it.  Thanks to Edushape for sending over a Travel Brix kit for us 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(…)

5 Ways To Boost Kids’ Self-Esteem

5 Ways To Boost Kids’ Self-Esteem

For the first two quarters of the school year, Olivia’s grades were perfect, all A’s on the report card of the second grader. Olivia was involved in the school holiday play, she was in the inventor’s club, she got along with everyone and always looked forward to going to school. Something changed once school started(…)

Discover Your Passions and Maximize Your Full Potential

Discover Your Passions and Maximize Your Full Potential

We are surrounded by kids doing amazing things, young adults making a difference in the world. Personally, I am amazed every day by my teenage daughter and what she is accomplishing and the goals she has set for her future. She is an inspiration. I believe that part of her success is my parenting (personal(…)

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(…)

Take It Anywhere – InRoad Toys PlayTape Track

Take It Anywhere – InRoad Toys PlayTape Track

No matter if you are travelling in a car or on a plane, visiting friends or staying at home – InRoad Toys PlayTape track allows you to have a toy ready for your child at a moments notice.  It’s lightweight, small and easy to carry with in a pocket or purse.  All you need to(…)