Fun and Frugal Activities for on the GO!

Learning on the go... activities you can pack into a gallon size bag!  Genius.  They can travel anywhere!

One bag full of  fun for learning.  Is it possible?  Yes!  I carefully scoured Pinterest (it's a hard job), looking for fabulous ideas to take on vacation with us.  I had specific criteria:  they had to be simple, interactive, fun, and the supplies … [Read more...]

It Takes 48 Hours to Get Into Vacation Mode

It takes 48 Hours to get into Vacation Mode.  Agree?

Moms - I have some words of wisdom to share with you from my Dad. "It takes 48 hours to get into vacation mode." I've seen this time and time again.  Whether it's summer vacation, spring break, or a family trip.  It takes about 48 hours.  I … [Read more...]

Summer Reading: Graph 1000 Minutes

Summer Reading Graph 1000 minutes

Are you looking for a fun and different way to motivate your kids to read this summer?  Kids love, love, LOVE to chart their progress and visually see their success.  It might seem strange, but there is value in visually seeing your progress improve … [Read more...]

Backyard Summer Camp eBook and Giveaway!

Backyard Summer Camp 2014, buy now!

Just in time for summer!  The new Backyard Summer Camp eBook!  I had the amazing opportunity to work with several of my favorite kid bloggers to set up an awesome summer camp book.  This is one you can complete  in your own backyard!  All of the … [Read more...]

Show Your Teacher Some Love!

Love your Teacher

It's that special time of year, Teacher Appreciation Week.  I've written before about what to give (and what not to!) and then I made a little interview you could do with your child.  This year, I made one for male and female teachers!  I don't want … [Read more...]