Creativity

Are You a Doodler?

Are You a Doodler?

Are you a doodler?  Are you always decorating the paper in front of you – playing with designs and lettering or drawing fun stick -figures?  If this isn’t you, is it your child or friend?  If so, you need to check out “Draw Color & Sticker Creative Lettering Sketchbook.” This charming sketchbook offers page after(…)

Ball of Whacks – Creativity Tool for Innovators

Ball of Whacks – Creativity Tool for Innovators

If you leave this lying around, someone is bound to pick it up and start playing with it – the kids, parents, grandparents – no one can resist this amazing toy! You can make art out of it. You can use it to build. The sky’s the limit. 30 magnetic pyramid shaped pieces that act as(…)

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(…)