Jennifer found a sweet-smelling way to keep the sandbox bugs away.
Kirsten’s tip for turning outside cleaning chores into a fun summer activity: The recent hack "Hose + a disposable washcloth = outside bath" reminded me of something I did with my children. I received a couple samples of the disposable Dawn dish soap pads that have a scrubbing side and the soap built right in. […]
Car games! A long-standing road trip tradition. If you’ve already exhausted your family’s tolerance for I Spy and license plate sighting, Jennifer has a couple more road trip games to add to the arsenal: Game #1: Think of an animal. Have the kids take turns asking questions to try and guess which animal you’re thinking […]
Melissa’s one tactful mom. I love this solution — teaches skills without finger-pointing. Our toddlers are 17 months apart and are constantly competing for toys. That’s a nice way of putting it, right? 🙂 I’m not a yeller, and I see that sharing is hard, so if things get heated, the toys go into Toy […]
From Angeline of Mom Style News: Whenever my kids receive a cheap toy (plastic shovel, $2 hockey stick and ball, funny glasses) they always fight over who gets which color. Also, when one child wants to play with his, but we can only find his brother’s, we spend far too long trying to find the […]