Adults and children alike are constantly staring at a screen. We have become increasingly dependent upon the technology. Screen-Free Week is a time for participants to turn off and "tune in" plugging into life instead!
For just one hour, kids and families and organizations worldwide will come together to turn out their lights and show it's possible to have an impact on climate change. Snag the kids' attention and help them participate in Earth Hour's voluntary power down with these ideas.
Are you interested in learning more about prenatal yoga and its benefits?
If so, global yoga specialist, Jiivana has just launched its renowned prenatal yoga DVD, Bliss From Within, in the UK today. The DVD has been endorsed by The National Association of Childbirth Educators and is seen to be the most comprehensive prenatal Yoga DVD on the market.
Playing with shadows serves several purposes. Besides the obvious of being educational and amusing, it often helps chase away the fears some children may have of those "mysterious creatures" lurking on the wall at night.
Who doesn't love this tasty camping treat?" But we're not outdoors," you may protest. No problem! There are many different ways you can make these without a campfire. This particular version is the quickest of all! Even the youngest can join in, spreading their own chocolate and slapping the layers together.
In April, we first hear the rigget, rigget of the frogs down by the river -- a chorus of croaks, twitters, chirps, and trills! How timely that April is National Frog Month!Below are instruction for making a frog-friendly garden and for watching your own tadpoles turn into frogs. Enjoy!
Bird and gardens belong together! Not only are the little feathered fellows interesting to watch and lovely to hear, but they help to control many insect with a taste for your vegetables and flowers. Attract birds with your own birdfeeders and homes!
What better way to celebrate National Noodle Month than by exploring all that the wonderful world of pasta has to offer! While your favorite noodle casserole is baking, check out these fun craft activities.
Jim Henson's "Muppets," well known for their Sesame Street appearances, are examples of marionettes.
Check to see when the next live puppet show is in your area! Then once you are home again try making your very own marionette below!
Kids on the go need fuel! When you wake up in the morning, your body is like a car that has been on a long drive and hasn't been to the gas station. It needs its tank filled! The similarity ends there though. People fuel up in the kitchen after a long night's sleep.
You're looking for something unique, personalized, creative and one of a kind, right? Look no further and grab a pen and paper because you'll want to write down the materials needed and the very, very, very simple instructions to this adorable photo frame.