Monthly archives: February, 2016

Bone Induction Headphones are the Best Sound Ever

Bone induction technology

Are you familiar with bone induction headphones? Until recently, I hadn’t heard of them, but after doing a bit of research, I wish I had learned of them a long time ago. Have you ever called to your child (or husband) and had them ignore you? Then you got close enough and saw that they …

7 Surprising Reasons to Play With LEGOs

7 surprising reasons to play with LEGOs

There are many reasons to play with LEGOs that having nothing to do with them being loads of fun. Even as an adult, I find that building with LEGOs is a great way to relax and unwind at the end of the day. There’s just something timelessly fun about creating things with little plastic colored …

I am Malala by Malala Yousafzai Giveaway

I can’t imagine living in a country where women and girls didn’t have the same opportunities as men simply because of their gender. The thought of raising my daughter in a country where I knew she would be limited because she was a girl is just too horrible to imagine. There are countries like that …

How to Teach Your Child Compassion for Others

How to teach your child compassion ro others

Do you know how to teach your child compassion for others? We all want our children to be compassionate and caring towards other people, but how do we encourage that trait? Children at a very young age are very “me-centered” because they haven’t  yet learned to imagine how other people are feeling in different situations. …

How to Keep the Kids Occupied at Disneyland

How to Keep the Kids Occupied at Disneyland

Do you know how to keep the kids occupied at Disneyland? Take a look at this post from Danielle! This post contains affiliate links. Hi y’all, I’m Danielle from over at Busy Mom’s Helper and Ellen’s sweet enough to let me take over her awesome blog for a minute! Who else hates waiting in line …

How to Show You Love Marvel Comics as an Adult

How to show you love Marvel comics as an adult

If you’re wondering how to show you love Marvel comics as an adult, keep reading. My children are 18 and 22 and my husband has long since passed his fortieth birthday. Despite the lack of young children in our home, I promise that Marvel items make an appearance in our lives regularly. While we definitely …

Books About Irish Hauntings You Need to Read

Books About Irish Hauntings You Need to Read

These books about Irish hauntings are a bit different than your traditional St. Patrick’s Day stories, but if you’re one of those people that like movies like Leprechaun, you just might enjoy this collection of stories. Here in the United States, when many people think of Leprechauns, they think of little green men with pots …

FREE Printable Activity Sheets Disney’s Lion Guard

Free printable activity sheets - Disney The Lion Guard

Enjoy these free printable activity sheets from the soon to be released on DVD move Disney The Lion Guard. Disney’s Lion Guard which comes out on DVD Tuesday, February 23rd, and to celebrate here are some free printable activity sheets to enjoy! The Lion Guard brings viewers back to the rich world of one of …

What You Need to Have a Downton Abbey Viewing Party

What you need to have a Downton Abbey Viewing Party

Wouldn’t you love to have a Downton Abbey viewing party? I know I would. I’ve been a fan of the show for years and would definitely enjoy having a few friends over for a viewing party one afternoon. If you’re not familiar with Downton Abbey, it’s a British historical drama that follows the lives of …

How to Teach Your Child About Balance

How to teach your child about balance

Do you know how to teach your child about balance? Math and science can be difficult concepts for many children to grasp. They’re actually difficult concepts for me to grasp sometimes too. When you’re trying to introduce your child to new things, it’s often easiest to use visual examples like Blaze and the Monster Machines …