Category Archive: Ideas for fun together

Great ideas

Someone should’ve done this a long time ago – nicer portable potties Washing too many cups throughout the day? Use silly bands as a solution. I’m going to try this, a good use for those nicely sewn pockets in my son’s old cargo pants – how to make a messenger bag Enter for a chance [...]

Will work for jelly beans

Teachers use this method effectively in the classroom, we can use it at home too. To motivate our children to do chores and develop other good behaviors, use the jelly bean jar system. * Each time a chore is completed, put a jelly bean in the jar. * Each time a kind word is spoken [...]

Adults need milk too

Adults need milk too

Kids are not the only ones who need to drink milk. You’re probably getting your calcium without knowing it from the lattes you drink each day. Drinking lattes is a ritual millions of Americans look forward to every morning. But at about $3 dollars for a small cup, it’s a luxury that could cost nearly [...]

A giveaway just in time for TV Turn-Off Week!

Interesting Facts: Number of 30-second commercials seen in a year by an average child: 20,000 Number of minutes per week that parents spend in meaningful conversation with their children: 38.5 Number of minutes per week that the average child watches television: 1,680 Percentage of children ages 6-17 who have TV’s in their bedrooms: 50 Percentage [...]