A Healthier Easter Basket
I knew I did not want my kids to be excluded from holiday celebrations but I wanted them to associate celebrating with fun, family, and good times and not just sugary treats. A few years ago, I began completely revamping how I make my kids Easter Baskets and including more games and toys than food. Easter is often a sign that spring is around the corner, so providing them outdoor games and activities is a great way to get excited about spring.
New Year Resolutions Revised: Set Up for Success!
New Year resolutions are made all over the world at the dawn of each New Year. This is a tradition that has been around since time immemorial, maybe when man started keeping a record of the days. The ancient Babylonians were making New Year resolutions as far back as 4,000 years ago. They promised the gods they would pay their debts.
The Teal Pumpkin Project
I am super excited for this Hallowe’en and have joined The Teal Pumpkin Project! If you are unfamiliar with it, the project was started to raise awareness of food allergies and to promote the inclusion of all trick-or-treaters on Halloween night. It has become a worldwide movement to offer alternatives for kids
7 Ways to Get Your Kids Active
Most kids growing up in the 21st century have technology to keep them busy. My son asks permission to go for a “play”date to his friend’s house to play video games on a regular basis.