Grinch Graham Crackers

Grinch Graham Crackers

Christmas treats are so much fun to make during the holidays. They are a great way to pass the time when school's out...and to keep those kiddos from being bored! We love doing a lot of unique dessert ideas for our family get togethers, and today I have one that is really fun and interesting! Grinch graham crackers are so much fun to make. Just decorate the cracker and you are ready to show off … [Read more...]

8 Ways to Teach Children about Thanksgiving

8 Ways to Teach Children about Thanksgiving

With Thanksgiving right on the horizon, you might be wondering about how you can instill the themes of the first Thanksgiving into your child. Teaching children about Thanksgiving doesn’t have to be difficult or expensive; in fact it can be not only fun but frugal too. Here are 8 ways to teach children about Thanksgiving so it is a holiday they will always remember and respect! 1. Plan a … [Read more...]

Halloween Movies for Kids on!

Halloween Movies for Kids

Halloween movies for kids are a great way to get in the holiday spirit as a family. My five year old cannot wait to dress up as a Minion this year, and to keep his excitement at bay until the 31st, we have been watching Halloween movies and shows. Below are a list of movies you can find on! AMAZON INSTANT & DVD 1. Curious George: A Halloween Boo Fest DVD: $4.99 | Instant … [Read more...]

Techy Holiday Gift Ideas with Shopswell

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It's already time to start planning your holiday shopping - can you believe that 2015 has flown by so fast?! Thanks to the World Wide Web, I have been doing more of my gift buying online. There are no lines, no fights for that last Elmo, and I can get what everyone needs in the comfort of my PJ's! Shopping online does have a few drawbacks though. Since you can't physically see the product, … [Read more...]

Halloween Recipe: Monster Pretzels

Monster Pretzels

If you're looking for a cool Halloween recipe, look no further! The holiday is closer than we think, and what is the first thing we think of when it comes to Halloween? Candy and treats! Right? Well, that's at least the first thing I think of! One of my favorite flavor combinations is the mixture of salty and sweet! So with that being said one of my favorite snacks are chocolate … [Read more...]

Fourth of July Straw Sparklers

Patriotic Straw Sparklers

Are you ready for some 4th of July fun? If so, these patriotic straw sparklers are the perfect way to add a pop of patriotic color to your party table. They make a great party favor too, and are a safe way for your kids to enjoy the holiday without burns or accidents! You only need a handful of paper straws and a little glue to make your own straw sparklers, so why not give them a try? Take a … [Read more...]