Month: December 2013
New Year’s Resolution
As we start looking to the New Year, many of us come up with resolutions to get 2014 off to a great start. We sit down and start our lists: lose weight, work out, spend more time at home, and travel more. The lists can go on and on.
Top 10 Educational Gifts for Kids
Before you head out to buy a lot of Christmas toys this year, ask yourself — what happened to the toys from last year? Forgotten? Bottom of the toy box? Never taken out of the box? Interesting for only two days? These are common mom observations, and it can be a challenge to find meaningful Christmas gifts.
A Holiday Craft Science Project
In Mexico, Santa doesn’t bring gifts at Christmas. But don’t feel too sad for the kids, because Santa has his helpers, the Three Kings, and they do bring gifts on Jan. 6. Kids put their shoes out on the evening of Jan. 5, and gifts appear next to their shoes in the morning.
The Gift of Experience
I swear I’m not a holiday Grinch. I enjoy the warm “fuzzies” that come from giving the perfect gift to a loved one, but I’m tired of the stuff — the piles and messes that clutter my house. My boys may be hoping for cool new clothes or additions to their favorite collections, but this year I […]