Every moment we spend with our children is special. As moms, we cherish all their milestones such as learning to walk, loosing a tooth, the first day of school, and kicking the winning goal. Special family bonds are also formed when we travel with our kids or on a fun family game night. It seems like there are lots of opportunities in life to bond with our children, but special moments can also be created everyday. As parents, we are super busy establishing the perfect work/life balance. As moms, we always have a laundry list of things to do. If we just pause for a few minutes, then we won’t miss out on opportunities to create special family bonds everyday. [Read more…]
Have you ever been on a breakfast picnic with your kids? Having breakfast outside is a fun family activity that you will be sure to enjoy again and again. Living in Florida, the weather for picnics is nice year round and mornings here are especially beautiful. And since my boys are early risers, they are always up and ready to go. But even if you don’t live in paradise or have kids that get up before the sun, there are still plenty of ways to enjoy a family breakfast picnic.
Ask kids if they want a snack after playing sports and you will get an automatic YES! Children have come to expect and look forward to this all important snack that is usually provided after playing sports. A lot of energy is expended when kids play sports and snacks help them to refuel! Since their little tummies are just begging for something to eat, we as parents need to make sure our children get healthy snacks that will help nourish their bodies. Healthy snacks will help kids play harder and last longer. Whether you are packing a snack for your own child or bringing snacks to the whole team, this list provides some easy options. [Read more…]
Yes, the Library is Fun for Kids!
Do you take your kids to the local library? I take my kids once a week. The library is full of fun ideas for your family. Most people don’t even realize all that the local library has to offer. And the best part is that everything at the library is FREE!