This post was sponsored by Carson-Dellosa as part of an Activation for Influence Central. I received complimentary products to facilitate my review. Can you believe that it is almost the end of the school year? I know some kids get out this week already (mine go until June 3rd, but I know others who go to the middle of June!). Here in Chicago, … [Read more...] about How do you keep your kids learning all summer?
Did you know that Kindle will be an integral part of the 89th Annual Scripps National Spelling Bee finals (aka Bee Week) taking place May 24-26, 2016 (that's this week!). I luck out, my kids are great spellers, and they go to a great school that fosters learning how to spell. One of my complaints from my childhood is that they didn't focus on … [Read more...] about Can you spell Kindle?
From tackling peer pressure to learning to achieve five whole minutes without a cell phone in hand, addressing tough topics with your kids head-on can be hard. Even with the littlest ones, it’s not always easy to explain why you can’t get them that cute puppy and why they need to be nice to their sister. With Netflix, your kid’s favorite shows can open the … [Read more...] about Starting Conversations With Netflix #streamteam
Did you know that it's National BBQ Month? I know once it warms up here in Chicago we will be firing up the grill and spending way more time outdoors. With West Nile and Zika looming this summer, we want to help protect our food, friends, and family from those pesky unwanted guests: mosquitoes. In addition to removing sources of standing water and keeping the … [Read more...] about Keep Your BBQs Bug-Free: National BBQ Month