Years ago, in most family’s rec rooms or living rooms, board game tournaments were the norm. Kids, parents, and grandparents would bring out the boxed board games to spend some quality and competitive time together. Today, the new technological age has taken over most people’s time and interests, with smartphones and video games overshadowing the classic board game hobby. If you miss those days of playing the classic board games, here are some titles that have migrated to the digital age. You … [Read more...]
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PBS has great shows for all ages. Finding a reliable and likeable station for our children is a hard thing but PBS makes choosing a show for them and us easy. They are all educational, engaging but especially fun for younger children. PBS continues to deliver great content year after year via great shows like Daniel the Tiger, Dinosaur Train, Arthur, Wild Kratts and many more. PBS focuses on delivering content not on satisfying individual contributors. PBS has just released a great DVD, Potty … [Read more...]
Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood is a great show started in 2012 about Daniel and his friends their many adventures, learning and having fun. The show is based on the original Mister Roger’s Neighborhood and helps keep the legacy of Mister Roger going through his foundation’s work through this adaption and other shows keeping positive values, learning and fun for generations to come. They have great stories that teach children about sharing, responsibility, caring and being kind. PBS is a great … [Read more...]
How we send our kids back-to-school can have an impact on how the school year goes. As parents, it's our job to make sure our children head back-to-school ready for success. There are different strategies you can use to get your kids organized and excited for the school year, and you know what will and won’t make your kids excited for the school year. Here are a few ideas that might help get your kids excited to start a successful school year. Tips for Sending Kids Back-to-School Planning … [Read more...]
The Fall season will be here soon, and Winter is fast behind. You know what that means. Yep, the cold, wet and snowy season, but there is a way you can stay warm if you have Heat Holders products. Heat Up Your Life Again with Heat Holders I just recently moved from the sun and fun of Florida, back home to Indiana. Prior to my move, many people asked me how I might handle the colder weather. I usually told them that I had been raised here in the Midwest and the colder weather really … [Read more...]
This is a good question, "Are you still using plastic disposable water bottles?" I'm sure you've read up on how plastic disposable water bottles are piling up in our landfills, basically most of them are not biodegradable, and they're taking over Mother Earth! Reasons why companies use plastic, disposable bottles is because they're durable, easy and extremely cheap for them to manufacture. I'm not a practicing "save our planet" enthusiast, but I do care about the future of our green earth for … [Read more...]