How to Encourage Thankfulness at Christmas and Birthdays

If you’re new here, you may want to subscribe to our RSS feed. Thanks for visiting!Holidays can provide us many opportunities to show our children how much we love them.  In some cultures so much emphasis is put on celebrating that children can become greedy.  Of all the holidays that we celebrate, Christmas and birthdays are […]

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TV is Going Family-Friendly this Summer

Bolstering excitement about the summer TV schedule, major networks recently released previews for their planned lineups.& Nearly every major broadcast network has brought a new family-friendly show to the air, a welcome break from sashaying celebrities and bloody, sex-filled teen dramas. Though in the case of any TV programming disagreements, multiple shows can be recorded […]

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Childrens Party Ideas: Stay at Home Summer Camp

It is important to have creative childrens party ideas in order to keep your kids busy during the summer months. Whether your children have already gone to summer camp or have never been, the magic of camp can be brought home and enjoyed by everyone of all ages. Learning about how to co-exist with nature […]

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5 Hidden Object Games Kids Will Love

A variety of kid-friendly video game genres are floating around. Some of these are online games, which we covered in a previous post here. Interactive learning for young children, even preschoolers, gives kids a great leg up in this technologically advanced world. One way to get kids engaged with learning is to have them play […]

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Creating an Eco-Friendly “Arty Party” For Children

With just a few, simple supplies and a little planning, you can create an “Arty Party” that will be a smash hit. Not only will your young guests participate in saving the planet, they’ll have a blast doing it, and will walk away from the party with a hangable work of art. Forging a bond […]

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Childrens Party Ideas for Summer

The children are out of school and looking forward to time spent with friends. It is important that the children are safe while having fun so planning parties for them is a fun way to spend time with friends. Let your child help with researching childrens party ideas.They do not have to cost a lot […]

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How to Encourage Thankfulness by Creating Positive Messages in a Bottle

Imagine receiving a jar chocked full of little notes sharing and emphasizing your strengths. Envision opening a note a day; the notes instantly promote a feeling of gratitude. If you have been wondering how to encourage thankfulness in your children and family creating a message in a bottle is a perfect way to teach them gratitude. They will be […]

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Childrens Party Ideas: Stepping Beyond the Typical Backyard Bash

A recent gathering in Raleigh, North Carolina saw children and adults literally taking off their shoes. Not only did they walk barefoot, but they spent the day without their shoes to call attention to the fact that over 400 million young people go without a necessity most of us take for granted — literally the […]

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Using Local Civic Organizations to Encourage Grateful Giving

We have all seen the heartwarming stories of random acts of kindness bestowed on unsuspecting recipients…but many service organizations are actively involved in providing much-needed services to your local community EVERY DAY! Do you want to find projects that show you how to encourage thankfulness in your child? Parents who are involved with their children in project participation […]

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Children’s Birthday Party Themes

Your child’s birthday is in a few months and you want to do something special. How about a themed birthday party? Talk to your child and see if he/she has any ideas—I’m sure they will! There are many ideas for children’s party themes and they can be designed to fit your child’s personality, number of […]

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