Snow! Whether you love it or hate it, one fact is for sure, if you live in New England, snow is a way of life! And since hibernating through winter is not an option, then it's best to make the most of it. In my home, I have avid skiers. They wish for lots of snow with the hopes to take many day ... Read More about Almost that time of year – Boston Ski Expo!
Email - it can contain a wealth of information yet it is also a huge time waster. Sorting through numerous daily emails trying to find the important 'to you' only type emails stuck within the folds of various "Sales" and "Twitter feeds" and "Facebook updates" emails. When I recently came back ... Read More about Save Time in your Email
Summer time means reading time in our home! You can pay retail price for e-books or you can get them for cheap or free which is what I love to do! You can also find books you didn’t know existed, including both adult and kid books as well! Also, once you purchase the book, even if you ... Read More about 12 ways to get E-Books for Free
On a whim, I one day purchased a box of glass marbles. At first thought when I took them out of the bag at home, I was thinking, I must be out of my mind to bring 60 marbles into the house with two active boys. This could only lead to chaos - complete mayhem. I imagined the marbles being ... Read More about Marbles – Math or Mayhem?
A great group of bloggers have teamed up and we want to help you have a SWEET SUMMER! We are giving away $160 in CASH through Paypal! You can come back each day to enter! Meet the HOSTS of this great Paypal Giveaway: Jamie at Life is Sweeter by Design Jen at The Halfway Homemaker Nicole at ... Read More about Sweet Summer Giveaway!
In our home, has always been a favorite but recently, we have discovered what my son calls 'Squishy Sand'. You may have seen it called Magnetic or Kinetic sand. Whichever name you call, it's an awesome sensory product and in this house, it is definitely a favorite toy! When my younger son ... Read More about Squishy Sand Fun
Over the past 8 years, we have accumulated all kinds of craft supplies. Googlie eyes, pipe cleaners, paper plates, construction paper, rubber stamps, markers, glue of all kinds, ribbon, watercolors, finger paints, paint brushes and just a bunch of random things. I began throwing it all into a big ... Read More about Over-The-Door Craft Organizer
Okay, Moms, Dads and other caregivers, this project is easy and fun and makes amazing pictures! And it was all because of my eight-year old son. He has been bringing various pictures home throughout the year that are filled with color and shading that I naturally assumed he was either using ... Read More about Looks Like Chalk…but it’s not!
Every parent dreams of their child wanting to pick up a mop or toilet brush to scrub things clean. Or even just want to clean up their own room. This past week on vacation, many of my dreams came true! My eight year old, Dylan is a very goal-oriented boy who needs and welcomes a daily plan of ... Read More about How I Got My Son To Mop And Clean Toilets On Vacation
This morning I went to my weekly Weight Watchers meeting. Week 7 and down 5.6 pounds. I can finally do a little happy dance for the first 5 pounds. I was expecting that by the 2nd month of Weight Watchers, I would down at least ten pounds. Nope, not the case! Of course, looking back at the times I ... Read More about Weight Watchers Update