What If Higgins Had Given Up? A New Children’s Book About the Value of Perseverance

How many times has your child tried something new or difficult and given up? It’s important for children to look to friends and adults for support, but it’s also important for them to cultivate a strength from within, a strength that motivates them to push through when times get hard. In Cathy Werling’s children’s book … Continue reading What If Higgins Had Given Up? A New Children’s Book About the Value of Perseverance

Parent Survival Techniques: The Lies We Tell Our Children

I feel like I'm an honest person. Or, at least, I was until I had a child. Now we can't play with the skateboard "because it's resting," the playground was closed today for some strange reason and we are SERIOUSLY all out of cookies. This is just the tip of my iceberg of my lies … Continue reading Parent Survival Techniques: The Lies We Tell Our Children

My Love Hate Relationship with Bubbles

Bubbles! Who doesn't shout the name when they suddenly see those soapy globes floating by? Chasing bubbles is (or should be) a part of every childhood. Then you get a little older and your role changes from bubble chaser to bubble blower.   You may think of bubbles as "good clean fun" but anyone with … Continue reading My Love Hate Relationship with Bubbles

Get it for free today! New Children’s Book When Dinosaurs Go to Bed

I'd like to welcome today's guest blogger, Josh Bluman, who's going to tell you all about his new children's book, When Dinosaurs Go to Bed. And if you act fast, you can actually download the entire book for free until May 31st! Scroll down for details. Growing up, I couldn't get enough of dinosaurs. Dinosaur pillows, … Continue reading Get it for free today! New Children’s Book When Dinosaurs Go to Bed

The Gender Reveal Game: A Unique Alternative to the Reveal Party

It seems like everyone's doing a gender reveal these days- friends, celebrities and even gorillas at the zoo! Whether you're planning a big party or not, there's a new way to have fun with your gender reveal and make a little extra cash for your bundle of joy by playing GenderRevealGame.com. You can take it easy and … Continue reading The Gender Reveal Game: A Unique Alternative to the Reveal Party

The Exploding Ivory Soap Experiment

What kid doesn't want to put something weird in the microwave and see what happens? Satisfy their curiosity with this easy (and super clean!) science experiment with Ivory Soap. It's important to use only Ivory Soap for this experiment. When Ivory is manufactured, they whip a lot of air into the bar creating little air … Continue reading The Exploding Ivory Soap Experiment

Basic Invite Graduation Cards are Anything but Basic

I remember back when I was getting ready to graduate from high school, I had to make a monumental decision. You may be thinking college, moving out, jobs...but no- Before all that I had to decide on my senior graduation invitations and announcement. *Post sponsored by BasicInvite.com, but opinions are my own* This was about 25 … Continue reading Basic Invite Graduation Cards are Anything but Basic