What’s a perfect night look like? We think it’s the whole family (minus any electronics) gathered around a table playing board games! It teaches sportsmanship (super important), how to follow rules (also super important), and makes that bond between all of you that much stronger (the most important of all.) So the kids are learning a lot while they’re having fun, and they don’t even know it! Wondering what you should play? We found the top 10 best and worst board games for family night – and you might be surprised to see which ones made each list.
Whooo doesn’t love the wise old, versatile owl? Either mixed in with a woodland theme or all alone, the owl is a perfect addition to kid’s room decor. We found cutesy owls, rustic wood owls, owls with headphones, modern art owls, every-color-of-the-rainbow owls, owl nightlights, and owl mobiles for the baby. It’s “owl always love you,” and “owls you need is love,” and “owl love you owl day and night” signs. We also found owl painted rocks, string art, masks, costumes, and bark art that your kids can make with a little help from you! Here are oodles of adorable owl decor and DIYs for kids! Enjoy! Read more
Do you need a vacation? We bet there’s a good chance the answer is yes – but then you think of traveling with the little ones, and you realize a trip somewhere might be just as much work as your normal routine. What’s the easy answer? Take a staycation! You can sleep in your own bed each night(yay!), or in a hotel very close to home(kids love it!), and only do fun stuff with your family all day long. How do you take a successful staycation? You research every possible fun thing there is to do with kids in your area. No matter if you live in the country or the biggest city, you might be surprised how much there’s to do once you really start looking. We found 100 wonderful winter staycation ideas for the family that we think will make one of the greatest family trips you’ve ever had – minus the stress that comes with travel!
Every time you turn around, there’s some new baby advice – and sometimes it’s completely contradictory. It’s enough to make a parent’s head spin. Every parent wants to do what’s best for their little ones, but whose recommendations do you follow? Grandma’s? The doctor’s? The stranger at the grocery store’s? Everyone and their sister has advice for parents – whether or not they know what they’re talking about. Today we’re sharing some of the absolute worst baby advice ever – because sometimes it’s so bad you have to laugh about it. Read more
According to an article in The Telegraph, we are bombarded with the equivalent of 174 newspapers full of information every single day. That’s a lot of info, so it’s no wonder we often feel overwhelmed in this digital age! If you’re a parent or are going to be one soon, you’re probably reading a lot about child development, child rearing, and all things kids and parenting. You’re also probably trying to find all the secrets to good sleep. And you’re also probably very short on time. We’ve got you covered today! Our brains are hard-wired for visual content and we absorb it much more quickly than straight text, so today we’re sharing 11 infographics with fantastic tips for family sleep.