Category: Family

Get these swim meet boredom busters. Parents are bored and so are the swimmers, not to mention siblings that have to sit all day. 0

Swim Meet Boredom Busters

I’m sure all swim parents can relate to the frustration and boredom that come from sitting all day at a swim meet. The parents are bored and so are the swimmers, not to mention siblings that have to sit all day without getting into the water.

How I stopped my child from being clumsy. 7

How I stopped my child from being clumsy

My youngest son is the definition of boy…messy, rambunctious, and always on the move.  He runs everywhere, never stops wrestling with his brother and sister around the house, and absolutely loves playing football.  And whatever he does, he...

Ways to keep summer learning fun 1

Ways to keep summer learning fun

I like to do school work with my kids in the summer. Last summer they, read and did summaries, worksheets, and a math program called TenMarks on the computer.

Packing for summer camp doesn't have to be hard. It's actually pretty easy. Here are a few tips to remember so you don't stress out. 0

Packing for Summer Camp Tips

Is your child going away to summer camp this year?  I just signed my middle son up for camp this summer and I printed out the packing list that the camp sent.  He can barely...

Eating out with food allergies can be tough and challenging. Here are some tips that will help make it a little easier and more enjoyable. 0

Tips for eating out with food allergies

Eating out with food allergies can be tough.  Ive been allergic to eggs my entire life and have had to deal with it.  Restaurants have definitely gotten better at accommodating people with food allergies, but...

Sometimes family time with tweens wasn't what I thought it would be. My family spends a lot of time in front of the TV watching football! 0

Family Time with Tweens

I have two tween boys and I hear about sports constantly. It’s seems like we can’t have a conversation in our house that doesn’t involve some sort of comment on a “sick” catch from the last game they watched or why a quarterback didn’t throw for a hail Mary.

Lacrosse Gifts for Kids Who Love Lacrosse 0

Gifts for Boys Who Love Lacrosse

Can you tell I’ve been Christmas shopping? A baseball gift guide and now a lacrosse one!! I have to say that I’ve found some much more interesting items for lacrosse!

Don't underestimate your tween! They should be able to do most chores around your house by themselves. Here are some great chores for tweens. 0

Chores for Tweens

I’ve written several posts about tweens, chores and allowance. We’ve recently changed up our allowance system and it’s working great.

Here are some TIME CHANGE TIPS to make the transition easier on you and your family. You'll want to save this. No one likes a cranky kid! 0

Time Change Tips for kids

It’s that time of year- TIME CHANGE! When my kids were babies and toddlers I hated this time of year. Just when I got them on a schedule and they were sleeping good, it was disrupted by the time change.