Fun and Frugal Father’s Day Gift Ideas

Frugal gifts for Father’s Day are not too hard to come by, and often, such gifts end up meaning more. If you’re looking for a way to honor your dad without spending tons of money this Father’s Day, here are some ideas that might help. Chores Dads often do a lot to help out around […]

Kabobs to Cake: Easy Recipes for Fathers Day

A meaningful way to give Dad a gift he’ll remember is to cook him something. Even small children can help in the preparation of special recipes, and older kids can cook some foods by themselves. Here are a few recipe ideas to get your started. Taco Dip This is definitely an easy recipe for kids. […]

Fathers Day Breakfast Ideas

Dad works hard to provide for his family. Father’s Day is coming up soon; below are some special stay-in-bed Father’s Day breakfast ideas you may want to consider for the man in your family’s life. Take a look and see if one or more doesn’t appeal to you. Have one of the children be a […]

Fun Activities For Father’s Day

June 16th is the day set aside to celebrate fathers. Sure, they are special and we tell them so each day, but this day is one where they get to do what they want with their loving families running the show. Here are some ideas for activities for the family to help Dad to have […]

Kids Woodworking – How to Support Young Carpenter (Part 2)

So, your child is interested in building and constructing with wood, otherwise known as woodwork or carpentry. You want to encourage and support your child but aren’t sure where or how to start. Part 1 of this series, Kids Woodworking – Get Ready to Encourage Young Carpenter (Part 1), would be a nice place to […]

Kids Woodworking – Get Ready to Encourage Young Carpenter (Part 1)

When your child shows an interest in woodworking, building, or tools you want to do as much as you can to encourage your young carpenter. But, how do you do that and where should you start? There are a few things you need to know and do before you dive into woodworking projects with your […]

How to Encourage and Support Your Budding Master Gardener or Landscaper

Encourage your children who display an unusual amount of talent and interest when it comes to landscaping and gardening.

Back to School Tips to Get the Best Buys and Save

It’s time for that yearly journey to get back to school supplies and clothes. With all the great deals offered at the store, you might be tempted to buy clothing to carry your child through to spring. Fight that urge! You’ll just end up spending more money and wind up with clothes that don’t fit […]

How to Encourage and Support Your Budding Writer

So you noticed that your child is writing on practically everything in sight. It may even seem to be a problem. Congratulations! You may be the parent of a budding writer. It is a great joy to be a parent to a budding writer. Seeing a child create and express themselves through writing is an […]

How to Encourage and Support Your Budding Teacher

Aside from parents, teachers are our children’s most influential role models. Many children admit that they would like to teach when they grow up. The world can always use dedicated teachers, so this is a wonderful and honorable job to encourage in a child who expresses that desire. What can you do to encourage your […]