• Keep Kids Busy This Summer Stomp Rocket 3 Stunt Planes
    Parenting

    Keep Kids Busy This Summer Stomp Rocket’s 3 Stunt Planes

    Stomp Rocket’s new stunt planes to the rescue. The dog days of summer are here and if your kids are like mine, getting them to play outside and enjoy these precious days before school starts is the ultimate goal. Stunt planes are the hottest new award winning outdoor toy by Stomp Rocket. Lanced in late 2017 and designed by Aeronautical engineers, stunt planes with keep kids excited while learning STEAM principals! Kids will love learning about trajectory by changing the launch angle of stunt planes. They can learn about force by stomping harder or softer. They can discover how aerodynamics work by launching stunt planes with a head wind, a…

  • Food & Drinks

    Buffalo Ranch Chicken Street Tacos w/ Moore’s Marinates & Sauces

    As someone who pretty much knows her way around a kitchen, I am always cooking up something simple, yet delicious. I’m a huge fan of tacos, but not just a normal taco. I’ve tried a number of different kinds of sauces, but nothing can compare to Moore’s marinates & sauces. Now when it comes to sauces, the ideas are endless. I personally love buffalo sauce, my daughter doesn’t like most flavors, but she actually liked the creamy ranch buffalo. So when I stumbled upon Moore’s sauces and I couldn’t turn down a reason to buy some wings and chicken. So I went to my local Harris Teeter for some meat.…

  • Health & Fitness

    National American Heart Month with MouthWatchers

    This is a sponsored post by MouthWatchers.  If you’re not aware, Febuary is American Heart Month. Many studies have shown that there are links between oral health and heart health go hand in hand. Poor oral health can cause heart attacks, as bacteria in your mouth travels into your blood stream and can cause blood clots/lead to cardiovascular disease. An easy way to promote better heart health is to focus on a healthy mouth. Did you know? Heart disease is the leading cause of death for men and women in the United States. Every year, 1 in 4 deaths are caused by heart disease. How can we make a difference?  We can use this…

  • Projects

    Goosebumps 2 Edible Gummy Bear Slime

    Were you a Goosebumps fan when you we’re growing up? I know my siblings and I were. We would always stay up late and watch the shows, getting scared before going to bed. Based on the best selling book series by R.L Stine. Did you know that Goosebumps 2 was released to Blu-Ray & DVD today? You can go order a copy on Amazon. About Goosebumps 2 Be careful what you wish for. With their after school junk business, best friends, Sonny and Sam hope to find treasure in other people’s trash. But when cleaning out the old Stine house, they open a locked book that frees a supernatural nightmare, Slappy.…

  • 3 Activities to Teach Kids Kindness | Random Acts of Kindness
    Parenting

    3 Activities to Teach Kids Kindness

    Every parent wants their kid to grow up to be a kind person. One great place to start is by modeling kindness is yourself. Teachers and parents can also help encourage kindness in children by doing activities that help teach the quality. If you’re a parent or teacher looking to encourage kindness in kids, the following exercises will help. 1. Stand Up If… Have children sit in a circle. Then, start by asking kids to choose a characteristic of another person. These characteristics can be as general as hair color, or as specific as a sport they play or a color they like. Then, go around the circle and have…

  • Grinch Handprint Ornaments Art
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    Grinch Handprint Ornaments Art

    I told the kids, “fingers apart – we’re making turkeys.. fingers together – we’re making grinchs..” We’re a huge fan of The Grinch in this house, so what better to make then Grinch handprint ornaments art for the Christmas tree. Supplies: Green paint Sharpie marker foam brushes glue Construction paper (white & red paper) Cotton Balls pipe cleaners googly eyes Instructions: Paint your hand with green paint and make a hand print on a white sheet of paper. Let dry for at least 5 minutes until the paint is dry. If you use the green paint and connect the thumb print to the rest of the hand to make the…