Free Family Activities in NYC

New York City has a strong reputation for being an expensive city. And while it often is, there is always a bargain (or something free and fun) to be found in the five boroughs. For families that want to have fun on a budget, finding kid-friendly free activities in NYC is always on their mind. […]

How To Motivate Your Teen To Help Around The House

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Direct Energy. All opinions are my own. When I was growing up, we had six kids in the family. Mom said it was like running a small army. We lived in a big farmhouse and everyone had to do their share to keep it […]

25 Fun Family Activities For Fall

Autumn is such a beautiful time of year with the changing colors. It’s a time for the weather to cool down, a time to prepare for the coming winter, and a time for being thankful. There are so many fun things you can do as a family during this time of year. Try some of […]

25 Family Random Acts of Kindness

In a world filled with violence, anger, and selfishness, we all need more kindness and love. I love how I feel when I’ve done something kind. It makes me feel great knowing I made someone’s day by doing something kind. It doesn’t have to be extravagant or flashy. Simple acts of kindness make a huge […]

Family Time: 10 Ways To Fill Your Days For Free

Summer is a really fun time for parents and kids alike, and while there’s nothing better than spending your days lounging around, occasionally you want to get out and actually do something. But, what if you don’t want to spend a lot of money? No problem, here are 10 ways to fill your days totally […]

Wet’N’ Wild SplashTown Screams Family Summer Fun

A few weeks ago, my family were invited to spend the day at Wet’n’Wild Splashtown . It was a actually our first time visiting—and definitely not our last. This place is at the top of the list for Summer family fun! I received complimentary tickets to Wet’n’Wild Splashtown for myself and my family to facilitate this review.  This opinions […]

Why Gardening is Important for Children

Gardening is a hobby that involves playing in the dirt, learning new things, and watching your hard work pay off, which makes it a great hobby for children. It combines their love for getting messy, learning from doing, and creating something. Children thrive in an environment that is new, exciting, and gratifying. Children that garden […]

Family Fun: Check Out The ALL NEW Wet’n’Wild SplashTown

Looking for a way to cool off this summer while making a splash with the kids? For family fun this summer, slide into a water park for fun the whole family can enjoy. ***Disclosure – No compensation received. I will be provided with complimentary passes in exchange for this and any future posts. Wet’n’Wild SplashTown […]

Time Management Tips for Busy Families

Between soccer practice, work meetings, piano recitals, and date nights, it can be hard to schedule time for a busy family and keep everyone’s schedule in line. However, with some careful planning and a few well-placed time management tips, it is possible to regain your family’s (and your own) sanity. Here are the top time […]