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The benefits of putting together a K'NEX Wild Whiplash Coaster Building Set

This post was sponsored on behalf of K’NEX. All opinions stated are my own. Benefits of Buying A K’NEX Wild Whiplash Coaster Building Set It’s been a while since we’ve had toys in our house. With two teens (13 1/2) and a tween (11), my boys haven’t played with toys in several years. When I …

April Fool's Pranks to play on kids

8 Fun April Fool’s Day Pranks To Play on Your Kids April Fool’s day is just one day away and I don’t know about you, but I am always up for a little bit of goofiness. One of the best “victims” on April Fool’s Day is any child. They are so funny and gullible and …

Check out the new Nintendo 3DS, plus a game review of the new Nintendo Yo-kai Watch DS Game

“This post was sponsored by Nintendo as part of an Influencer Activation for Influence Central. I received complimentary products to facilitate my review.” Review: Nintendo Yo-kai Watch DS Game I have some pretty fond memories of my childhood. Of course, it was a lot different than what kids experience, and you know what? I wouldn’t …

Summertime Sensory Activities For Kids With Autism

It’s summer. And if you have a child on the spectrum, you already know what this means. In our house, it means dealing with more attitude from z2. And not just the regular, typical, “tween attitude,” it’s the tween attitude plus autismx2. Z2’s behavior can be unpredictable. One day, he’s outside riding his bike and …

Keep your kids learning this summer with educational fun! Here's 32 ways to keep kids learning this summer

  This summer I have great plans to keep the boys busy and learning. Even though our kids spend a year in the classroom, keeping that going during the summer is crucial. For my boys, they go to a school that has a balanced calendar. It’s somewhat similar to a year round school, except the …

Summer is here and before you hear the I'm bored from your tweens... Here's a list of things for tweens to do! Great bucket list for tweens with fun ideas that are appropriate for this age!

Do you hear that? Doors opening and slamming shut. The refrigerator has been opened and closed about 20 times and it’s not even noon. The TV is on the loudest volume possible. I can hear the back and forth arguments of the zzzboys floating through the house. Yes, that’s the sound of summer break! My …

Summer Activities for kids don't have to break the bank! Let the kids have fun outside getting wet with these fun wet activities!

Summer Activities for kids don’t have to break the bank! Let the kids have fun outside by getting wet with these fun water play activities! We just recently replaced our Trampoline (it was damaged in a severe winter storm), so we’re looking forward to try out the Trampoline Water Play activity! Sensory activities are always …

Have fun with these easy outdoor activities for kids! Find the coolest Bird Crafts that kids can make!

      Let the kids have fun with this easy activity. I’m always looking for ways to get my boys OUTSIDE and AWAY from videos by doing something fun. Yes, we love to get techy around here, but I’m trying my best to find the balance. We have a pretty big backyard and we …

21 Theme Ideas for the Coolest Kids Birthday Party

Your little one’s birthday is coming up and you would love to host the perfect party, the one that will make you the “best mom ever!” and will be remembered for years to come? While we all work on pulling off the BEST birthday party, I don’t want you to stress out on all of …

52 Ways To Bond With Your Kids

It’s a new year, and a new way to start fresh with your kids. We’ve put together a list of 52 ways to bond with your kids this year you can check out below. Get ideas on how to bond with your teens as well!  52 Ways to bond with your kids this year {+ …

When you have kids it can be hard to go out on New Year's! Try one of these 23 Awesome New Year's Eve Kid Party Ideas this year and have fun w/ everyone!

It seemed like just yesterday we were discussing as a family what to do for New Year’s Eve last year. Each year the boys look forward to New Year’s Eve fun, which includes games, appetizers, Sparkling Juice and watching the New Year’s Eve Time Square Party. With our glasses raised, we follow the countdown on …

Olaf Hide & Hug Ideas – 21 Ideas To Try Do you want to build a snowman? Take the dog for a walk? Do you need a hug? These are all phrases that you may be familiar with if you’ve watched the movie Frozen. Shortly after the movie came out, a slew of Frozen related …