Homemade Bubble Solution Recipe for a Bubble Station
In our family outdoor summer parties mean bubbles. The kids love blowing and chasing bubbles. But the bubble solution in those little bottles disappear rather quickly, and many times little hands spill out the contents; then your faced with an angry kid demanding more bubbles.
Bubble Stations are a great idea for kid's parties. A large drink dispenser is a neat way to set up the station. Kids can help themselves to refills without making a big mess.
We set up a bubble station ...
Best Christmas Movies for Families
I love Christmas movies! I can watch them all year long, but during the holidays it's one of my favorite family activities. There are so many to choose from it's hard to find time to watch them all during this busy season. It's great that many of the cable channels play them throughout the season, and if you miss it you can catch it on Netflix or buy the DVD.
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10 Thanksgiving Books for Kids
My grandson and I used to attend our library's story time when he was a toddler. During holidays they always read books about the holiday and we would borrow similar books to read at bedtime. This bedtime ritual is loved by all of us, even his pre-teen brother joins us.
Here are some of our favorite Thanksgiving books. I'm sure we will be reading them again this year.
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I Am The Turkey is a hilarious book I ...
Family Movie Night Ideas & Must See Family Thanksgiving Movies
Thanksgiving just around the corner. The holiday season has begun. We will all be busy cooking, cleaning, and entertaining. During the hustle and bustle of this busy season don't forget what the holidays are all about. It's time for friends and family. Make sure you schedule plenty of family time and enjoy the season with them.
One of our favorite activities during the holidays is watching our favorite holiday classics. So fire up the video player or whatever you use to view ...
Not Scary Halloween Movies for Little Kids
Halloween is tomorrow! This year it falls on a Friday, perfect for parties, trick-or-treating, and other fun activities for everyone.
A Halloween movie is a great way to end the night filled with activities and candy. Watching an age appropriate movie is a great way to wind the night down and get the kiddies ready for a good night's sleep. The sooner the kids settle down the sooner adults can make the most of the rest of the evening!
Here are a few not so scary Halloween movies ...
The Do’s and Don’ts of Sharing Kids’ Photos Online
Sharing photos via Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and other social media has become part of our daily lives. Just about everyone has a cell phone or tablet; it's so easy to capture your kid's "cute moment" on your iphone, click post, and share it with friends and relatives worldwide.
Technology is great, but it comes with potentially serious consequences. Sharing that "cute moment" can be the beginning of your worst nightmare. That simple click instantly shares that photo and more ...
The “It” Baby Teething Toy
Imagine my surprise when my youngest daughter informed me she had just purchased a $25 teether at Dillard's. She'd bought a Sophie La Girafe. (affiliate link). She raved about it. She was quick to recommend it to my then pregnant daughter-in-law, who in fact was gifted 2 at her baby shower, one for each of her soon to be born twins.Back in the day when my first child was teething we went to the drug store and purchased a teething ring, a hard plastic ring for her to chew on. By the ...