• 12 Tips for Managing Screen Time During COVID-19
    Parenting

    12 Tips for Managing Screen Time During COVID-19

    As parents continue to navigate the unexpected challenges of raising kids amidst the current COVID-19 pandemic, Children and Screens is working with top experts in the fields of parenting, education, and child psychology to bring you a series of helpful hints and common-sense suggestions. Last month, we polled our experts about their top tips for toddlers and held an interactive webinar with more than 520 registrants to discuss that age group. This week, we’re proud to share 12 new advice geared towards parents of school-age children. 12 TIPS FROM THE EXPERTS FOR MANAGING SCREEN TIME FOR KIDS K-8  DURING THE PANDEMIC FIND THE SILVER LINING Remember that a key part…

  • Projects

    DIY Abstract Watercolor Painting

    How is everyone doing in quarantine? Hanging in there I hope. I was recently adding new prints to my Etsy store and I was trying to think of tutorials I can do with printables while we’re all stuck in quarantine. Let me show you this super simple DIY abstract watercolor painting look without the messy watercolor paint mess. What you will need: markers 1 Ziploc gallon bag 1 printed digital design 1 spray bottle water or rubbing alcohol (your choice) STEP 1:  Print out whatever digital print that you want. I’m currently having a 99 cent sale on my Etsy store and I also make custom prints. I used “Be…

  • 6 Super Cool Marvel-Inspired Recipes & DIY Projects
    Disney,  Food & Drinks,  Projects

    6 Super Cool Marvel-Inspired Recipes & DIY Projects

    So we’re in quarantine, we got nothing but time on our hands. So we don’t get a case of the cabin fever and go stir crazy, how about some Marvel-inspired recipes & DIY projects? I thought it was a good idea. I’ve round up some of my favorite projects and a few you can do from quarantine currently. DIY Captain America Shield No Captain America costume would be complete without this very important prop. With this DIY project there is two different ways to make the shield, one plastic & one metal. Avengers Bath Bombs These Avengers bath bombs are going to knock the socks off any Avengers fan! And the best…

  • 10 Activities to Keep the Kids from Driving You Insane During Quarantine
    Parenting

    10 Activities to Keep the Kids from Driving You Insane During Quarantine

    With the recent and rapid spread of the Coronavirus around the U.S, quarantine is proving to be a very stressful time for parents as they try to juggle working at home and keeping their children occupied and up to date with their schoolwork. It won’t be long for those kiddos start getting stir crazy, but never fear I came up with a great list of activities that will bring the whole family together and keep everyone sane at the same time. 1. Schoolwork Continue your children’s assigned schoolwork. Most schools are providing guidance and lessons via the Internet. Just like the classroom environment, make this time structured and devoted to…

  • Today I am going to share 100 remote work from home jobs that might just be the job you're looking for. Most work from home jobs require a computer, high speed internet and a landline phone.
    Finances

    100 Remote Work From Home Jobs

    The dream job would be working from home making money while wearing your PJs. Today I am going to share 100 remote work from home jobs that might just be the job you’re looking for. Most work from home jobs require a computer, high speed internet and a landline phone. These work from home jobs range from data entry to technical assistance, and I am sure you can find a work at home job suitable for yourself in this list. 1. Live Ops- www.liveops.com 2. TeleTech- https://www.localjobster.com/company5?company=teletech 3. Amazon- https://www.amazon.jobs/en 4.Teleperformance- https://www.teleperformance.com/en-us/work-with-us/ 5. UnitedHealth Group- https://careers.unitedhealthgroup.com/ 6. Dell- https://jobs.dell.com/north-America-jobs 7. IBM- https://www.ibm.com/employment 8. U.S Department of Agriculture https://www.usda.gov 9. Working Solutions- http://workingsolutions.com 10. Humana- https://www.humana.com 11. Aetna- https://www.aetna.com/about-us/aetna-careers.html 12. Intuit- https://careers.intuit.com/…

  • Teen Stress is Real--Hyland's Safe & Natural Can Help!
    Health & Fitness

    Teen Stress is Real–Hyland’s Safe & Natural Can Help!

    You are probably already familiar with Hyland’s making safe and natural medicines since 1903.  They are thrilled to introduce their teen line. Let’s face it. Teens are going through one of the roughest patches of their lives. Hyland’s Young Adult line was created to address the challenges teens face so they can get back to being their best self.  (Hyland’s products are sold at CVS, Amazon, Walgreens, Rite Aid, Whole Foods and more). I was pretty excited when I got these for Hailey to try out and let me know what she thought of them. The “moon” and “serene” worked the best for her. Serene helps more with anxiety and and…