Nothing says "love" like a homemade gift. This Valentine's Day why not make your own stash of creative cards that are more meaningful than those glossy store-bought ones. Save money and promote fine motor skills!
Holidays and Celebrations
It's 3 p.m. on the last day of the year. Your sitter has just called to say she"s got the flu. Many would panic; you simply decide to move the evening's festivities to your home. How hard can it be to put together a casual, delicious spread to share with some friends? Especially when you ask the friends to bring the beverages?
Put out the buffet snacks. Gather up the pots, pans, and noise makers. It's time for the big count down! You don't have any noise makers? We can fix that!
As the old year winds down, your thoughts might turn to changes you'll make in the coming year. What's in store for the new year?
Making plans for your New Year's Eve when you have a baby has a way of reminding you how much your life has changed. Even if you could fit into that little cocktail dress, you know that it will be close to impossible to find a babysitter for the evening's revelries.
A fresh snowfall is something to celebrate. It transforms your lawn or a local park from a boring expanse of brown into a sparkling wonderland, making it easy to get kids (and grownups too) outside and moving.
Have you had a baby howl hysterical on Grandma's lap or a child stomp off angry after opening a gift? Breath...and then take a tantrum busters from our bag of magical meltdown busters.
Making a New Year's resolution is like any other project that we encounter, whether it's a monster work assignment or something that must be done around the house.
The kids are already bouncing off the walls. You're pulling out your hair. Even the dog's in the action, flying in crazy circles. If Santa doesn't come down the chimney soon, you'll go through the roof! Here's how you can help them survive -- and enjoy -- these final hours 'til "ho-ho-ho" arrives!