Making Getting Dressed for the Day Fun for Your Toddler

  Do you feel as if you’re wrestling an octopus in the morning trying to get a shirt, pants and socks on your toddler? Getting ready for the day with a young child often ends in tears — for both them and Mom. But there’s an easier way! If you make getting dressed fun for […]

Valentine’s Day Crafts for Preschoolers

Winter is a tough season for parents of preschoolers. Cold weather means there’s limited time to play outside and burn off your toddler’s energy. Snow means disruptions to their school schedule and structure — goodbye, nap time. And sugary wintertime treats such as hot cocoa and cookies mean your tot might be bouncing off the […]

DIY String Heart Instruction

  Valentine’s Day is full of candy hearts and bright-colored garland to celebrate love. But if you’re looking for an understated way to decorate — or a decoration you can keep up all year long — consider a DIY String Heart. This popular craft project has been popping up on Pinterest for some time now […]

Ways You Can Make Valentine’s Special for Your Kids

When you think of February 14, images of romantic dinners and couples’ getaways probably come to mind. But Valentine’s Day is more about just you and your partner when you have children. And there are plenty of things you can do to make the day fun for your whole family and special for your youngest […]

My Furry Valentine: Personalized Accessories for Your Pet

A sweet nuzzle to get you out of bed in the morning. A joyful tail wag when you walk in the door after work. A loving snuggle in your lap after a long day. Your pet is there for you when you need him. As you make dinner reservations for your beau and send handmade […]

5 Fun and Affordable DIY Gift Ideas for Your Galentine

Sure, cards and flowers and candy are nice from your boyfriend or husband. But February 14 isn’t just about celebrating your romantic relationships. This Valentine’s Day, be sure to remember the ladies in your life. Whether it’s your childhood best friend, your favorite female coworker or the mom you share carpool duty with, these five […]