Category «Tips»

Mommy and Me: Baby Care Product Hacks for Mom

I love these baby care product hacks! As moms, we often have cupboards full of baby products. After all, we don’t want to run out of baby shampoo, baby wash, baby wipes or baby lotion when we need it. Have you ever wondered what else you can do with baby care products besides use them …

Pharmacy Discount Card Programs to Save on Prescriptions

Pharmacy Discount Card Programs to Save on Prescriptions

Have you ever joined the pharmacy discount card programs with the hope that you’d save money on your prescriptions? Because Marty is disabled, he has a number of different prescriptions he needs to take and that can get very expensive. Some, but not all, are covered by insurance. For the ones that aren’t covered by …

Age Appropriate Chore List for Kids

boy taking out garbage

Are you looking for an age appropriate chore list? I believe in having children help with chores as soon as they’re old enough. It’s important that they learn responsibility and this is a great way to teach them that. Of course, it can be hard to know what chores each age group is actually old …

How to Create a Themed Bedroom for Your Child

How to Create a Themed Bedroom for Your Child

Have you always wanted a themed bedroom? If you have always dreamed of having a princess themed bedroom or a farm animal bedroom for your child, keep reading. An older child might enjoy a retro themed bedroom. Whether your child is in love with airplanes or dinosaurs, I have a few fun interior design ideas …

Why Pretend Play is Important for Kids

Pretend play is a form of play where kids can learn through observation.

Children learn by doing. Pretend play is an important part of child development. Playing does not just include taking a break after work or study. Pretend play is a form of play where kids can learn through observation. Learning through play is an important part of growing up and a vital contributor to the normal …

Tooth Fairy Poem for the First Tooth

Girl smiling with missing tooth

Have you heard of the Tooth Fairy poem? Losing the first tooth can be traumatic for your child. But, you can also make it an exciting time to look forward to by incorporating a few fun Tooth Fairy traditions like this cute poem. Legend says that the Tooth Fairy will come leave a small payment …

Teaching Creative Thinking Skills to Our Children

girl playing the guitar

This post about teaching creative thinking skills contains affiliate links and I will be compensated if you make a purchase after clicking on my links. I was compensated for this post. Are you wondering about teaching creative thinking skills to your child? Creativity is so much more than art, music, dance, and acting. Of course, …

Recycling Used Batteries from Games and Toys

batteries

Are you wondering about recycling used batteries? So many games and toys nowadays require batteries to operate. They move, buzz, flash and speak which can be loads of fun but generally means there is a battery inside. Eventually, the battery will need to be replaced and that will leave you with batteries that need to …

Astronomy Activities Kids Will Love to Do

Young boy looking through a telescope

Here are several astronomy activities kids will love! Fostering a love of STEM learning at an early age is one of the best ways to help your child be successful in school. Of course, astronomy is one of the subjects that make up the science (S) part of STEM learning. In order to engage your child, …

Kite Flying Safety Rules To Prevent Injuries and Accidents

Kite Flying Safety Rules To Prevent Injuries and Accidents

Kite flying safety rules are just as important as the type of kite you choose. Have you ever seen a kite stuck in power lines? This is a potential danger if you aren’t careful. Kite flying is a fun pastime for children, teens, and adults. Not only is it exciting to watch your kite fly …