I recently visited my parents where as usual, we were all in their room one night as we gathered in conversation and having our little pow-wow, which depending on who’s in the room, can be all laughs. And on this night, it was, as my dad chimed in, out of no-where to say that he had an idea.
He asked, you…Continue
It's Here...Summer Vacation
That magical time is upon us- summer vacation. My kids are in their last full week of school-this means last minute field trips and award ceremonies. School is out on May 31, and that means until August 15, these kids are all mine.
That also means I get to keep them from…Continue
Added by Wrae on May 29, 2018 at 10:43am — No Comments
Here is an easy Mother's Day gift idea! Print out these FREE printables and take a picture of your child or children holding the sign they choose. You could make a photo backdrop, or go outside with natural photo lighting.
I teach a Sunday School class of 1st through 3rd graders at my local…
Added by Jessica Briggs on May 7, 2018 at 5:10pm — No Comments
Mother's Day is quickly approaching, here is a DIY Photo Gift Idea along with some of my favorite Mother's Day gifts throughout the years. I love pictures, and I must say these Mod Podge Photo Letters were really easy to make and I love the way they turned out.
What you need:
1. Paper Mache Letters (I found at…
Added by Jessica Briggs on April 17, 2018 at 2:16pm — No Comments
This Mother’s Day, make your grandmother feel special for her presence and support in your life. She’s the older mother in the family and on this special occasion, she also deserves a bit of recognition. Therefore, take this opportunity to honour your grandma by expressing your love and care for her with some thoughtful Mother’s Day gifts.…
Added by Lina Gomes on March 23, 2018 at 12:30am — No Comments
Last year a friend of ours hosted a St. Patrick's Day party and it was so much fun. Everyone brought green desserts and St. Patrick's theme inspired food. It was a beautiful Spring day the kids enjoyed playing outside and filling up on all the green goodies. There are two great tips, celebrate the holiday with your neighbors and friends, it…Continue
Added by Jessica Briggs on March 14, 2018 at 12:49pm — No Comments
Every year, on March 8th, the world celebrates the International Women’s Day, a special celebration of women's right and achievements in different fields. It's a perfect day to recognize and acknowledge the crucial women of your life and to say a Thank You from the chore of the heart for all their efforts and…Continue
Added by Hoa Giusti on February 27, 2018 at 10:00am — No Comments
Before you know it, it is Mother's day already, so it is really important to make the plan ahead. When it comes to planning for the best mother's day gift, it is really important to plan early and if you can start it now, you would have a lot of time to make a proper planning and execution. It is quite obvious that you really…
Added by Hoa Giusti on February 22, 2018 at 5:02am — No Comments
Every night at dinner, I ask my family about their day. I do this for many reasons:…Continue
Added by Lauren Markman on February 9, 2018 at 7:03am — No Comments
The shortest month of the year has arrived, and we are less than 2 weeks away from what we observe as a day to display the love we have for our significant other. Department stores and retail establishments alike have already begun to market and advertise life sized teddy bears, giant boxes of chocolate…Continue
Added by Niedria Kenny on February 2, 2018 at 3:44pm — No Comments
Are you getting ready for the big game? Here is a DIY Snack Stadium idea that I have used before and love the way it turned out.
I am not a big football fan, I am really not a sports fan of any kind. Growing up my dad was a HUGE football fan, a Raider fan to be exact. We went to games, practice games and autograph signings, we drove hours to these…Continue
Added by Jessica Briggs on January 20, 2018 at 10:26pm — No Comments
As our fifth Multicultural Children’s Book Day holiday approaches on January 27, 2018, we are thrilled to have you as part of our amazing community of supporters! With enthusiasm, optimism and hope, we are preparing for MCBD 2017 and hope you will, again, join our celebration of diversity through children's…Continue
Added by Rebecca Flansburg on November 1, 2017 at 9:00am — No Comments
Father’s Day is today and I hope you are able to enjoy time with the father figures in your life. If they are not near, call them; thank them for investing in your life. Mark on your calendar three months from now to invite them over for dinner or send a "thinking of you" card. I am blessed to have many father like ones in my life. I have my dad and father-in-law near us, my pastor who is a…Continue
Added by Jessica Briggs on June 18, 2017 at 11:53am — No Comments
With Memorial Day around the corner, I wanted to share how to make these easy DIY Patriotic t-shirts with your kids. You can also use them for 4th of July!
I made these shirts with my four boys last year, and I love the way they turned out. They wore them to our local Memorial Day Parade.
I usually buy Patriotic shirts for them to wear and you can find a ton of shirts for $5 or less at Old Navy, Walmart, Kohl's and…
Added by Jessica Briggs on May 17, 2017 at 5:02pm — No Comments
These Patriotic Jello Cups are perfect for your Memorial Day and 4th of July barbecues. They are really easy to make which is my kind of dessert. We have made these for quite a few years and my boys still ask for them every year. They look so pretty and festive too.
What you need:
Berry Blue Jello
Added by Jessica Briggs on May 16, 2017 at 6:44pm — No Comments
Oh yes, we know them well! We encounter them every day while at the playground, dropping our kids at school and even at the grocery store.
From Crunchy Granola Mom to Hot Mess Mom; 12 Mom Types in total, we bite our words while watching them live vicariously through their children. Read below to discover which moms in your life are…Continue
Added by Gerardo Campbell on May 14, 2017 at 12:00am — No Comments
“Happy Mother's Day” a Mother’s Day poem from a husband with deep gratefulness to his wife for her role in bringing their family together as well as for having their child.
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Added by Rebecca Kissinger on February 14, 2017 at 5:05pm — No Comments
Safer Internet Day celebrated February, 8, is just another good chance to think about your kids’ internet safety.
These days 75 percent of kids see nothing wrong with sharing personal info online and over 30 percent of kids, targeted by online predators, are aged under 13.
Safer Internet Day aims…Continue
Added by Alice Cook on February 7, 2017 at 10:29am — No Comments