Keep Tweens Occupied This Summer

How to Keep Tweens Occupied This Summer

As your child continues their vacation from school, it is important to keep them occupied. We made a list of a few activities that can occupy your child. Summer Camp Summer camps are a great way for tweens to socialize with other kids their age as well as have fun. If your child is interested […]

Teaching Healthy Boundaries to Your Kids

healthy boundaries

Even when your children are quite small, it’s important to begin instructing them about healthy boundaries between themselves and others. A child who grows up in a home having healthy limits will also learn to apply such boundaries in his own life. What Does “Boundary” mean? A boundary signifies a limit that a person has. […]

Free Things to Do in Myrtle Beach SC – The Pier at Garden City

Things to Do in Myrtle Beach SC - The Pier at Garden City Beach

Garden City Beach is a vibrant seaside community in South Carolina located not too far from Myrtle Beach.  In addition to traditional beach activities of swimming, boogie boarding and collecting seashells families can enjoy spending time at The Pier at Garden City which is located on the beach. We walked the length of the pier, […]

The Key to Accomplish Your Goals

Accomplish Your Goals

While many believe that knowledge is power, knowledge is only powerful when it’s consistently applied. Consistency may be the most important component of success. A small step forward each day adds up to a lot of mileage over time. Are the little things you do each day adding up to something positive? Or is the […]

Top 5 Ways to Get Your Family to Eat More Vegetables

Eat More Vegetables

Does your family cringe every time they see you pick up broccoli in the grocery store or try to use it during dinner? Do they avoid vegetables and complain about them during meals? You can add more vegetables to your family’s diet without hearing complaints! Try these proven strategies: 1. Add the one bite rule. […]

4 Pool Safety Rules For Swimmers

pool safety for swimmers

Swimming is a great activity and a wonderful workout, whether you’re outdoors in the summer or indoors in the winter. Americans have loved jumping into the pool for a quick swim or a fun afternoon for decades now, but there are also serious risks that adults and children face when jumping into the pool. Drowning […]

Treadmill Desks and the Benefits to Moms Working at Home

treadmill desk

Treadmill desks are changing the lives of work-at-home moms everywhere. Any parent will tell you that there’s not enough time in the day, and a treadmill desk gives you just that – time. Being able to exercise while you get your work done is a simple yet highly effective way to squeeze a few precious […]

Family Friendly Places to Eat in Fayetteville NC – Off The Hook Taco Emporium

Family Friendly Places to Eat in Fayetteville NC - Off The Hook Taco Emporium

While on a day trip to Downtown Fayetteville’s Historic District we were introduced to Off the Hook – A Taco Emporium. It’s one of the many places to eat in Fayetteville NC that is affordable and family friendly. They offer a great selection of gourmet tacos and super fun burgers. The set up is old […]

Free Things to Do in Myrtle Beach SC – Warbird Park

Free Things to Do in Myrtle Beach SC Warbird Park Airforce Base

I enjoy finding local gems and free and low cost activities when traveling with my family. Our children are 8 and 9 years old so spending $10-$20 per person on admission to typical “tourist” attractions could be hit or miss as far as being considered “worth it”. Sometimes we go to a museum and the […]

Keep Summer Celebrations Fun With Fireworks Safety Tips

Fireworks Safety Tips

Memorial Day, the Fourth of July, Labor Day, local fairs and festivals – what do all of these events have in common? Fireworks. It seems like the summer is the season for celebrations involving exploding gunpowder, and the results can be quite breathtaking. However, if you are not careful, fun with fireworks can lead to […]