Skip to Content

The last stretch of summer can be the hardest. You’ve likely exhausted all of the fun games, toys, crafts and entertainment you have. No worries. As a frugal mom of many, I have some thrifty ideas up my sleeve. I created a list of 80 summer activities for preschoolers and kids and shared them over …

Read More about 20 Summer Activities for Preschoolers and Kids

ONE MORE DAY!  Seriously, my kids have been counting down the days for the past month – every morning, they get up and check the calendar.  Then, I can hear their yells ringing throughout the house. Summertime is our house can be a bit crazy: We educate our boys at home during the summer We take …

Read More about How to Prepare Your Children for Summer!

This week in our Pinterest Party  I am featuring one of my favorite educational communities on Pinterest and Google Plus. This group, Homeschool Bloggers Google+ Community, is one busy place that  is always sharing educational, kid-friendly ideas. If you are concerned that your kids might be getting a little bit of the summer brain drain then pop …

Read More about Stop Summer Brain Drain!

Today, the weather was just cool enough to justify turning on the oven and making some tasty Fourth of July cookies!  Independence Day is my husband’s all time favorite holiday, so we’ll take any excuse to celebrate around here! Add this recipe to your list of favorite yummy cookie recipes! Let’s Get Started! What You …

Read More about Fourth of July Cookies!

Summer has finally arrived and that can a blessing and a curse. The sunshine and warm weather means beach vacations and outdoor entertaining.  But it also means spending on camps, travel, and purchasing endless BBQ supplies. Instead of cutting back on family activities, start trimming in the kitchen.  There are a ton of ways to …

Read More about Save on Summer Cooking and a Recipe!

Tinker Bell, Periwinkle and their Fairy Friends have put together some fun activities for you to enjoy with the kids this summer in celebration of the upcoming release of SECRET OF THE WINGS: Tinker Bell and Periwinkle’s Snow Cone Stand Recipes Secret of the Wings Fairy Friend Feeder Craft A Maze to the Winter Woods …

Read More about FREE: Tinker Bell Summer Printables