6 smart, fun STEM-themed camps to keep kids learning this summer

Summer camp season has arrived. Are you and your children in agreement on what you want from their summer camp this year? Chances are, you’re hoping for a camp that will keep your kids occupied, active and learning and creating throughout the summer. And your kids … your kids probably just want to have fun! “The good news is summer fun and learning don’t have … Continue reading 6 smart, fun STEM-themed camps to keep kids learning this summer

Family Bonding Through Cartoons

If you’re an anime, YouTube, and cartoon junkie like my teens and I are, then there are probably some shows you deeply miss and even if they are retired, you still find yourself flipping through Netflix or YouTube for a re-run episode that you can enjoy. Whether its because of it’s art style or storyline,  cartoons grow on us adults and kids alike and they … Continue reading Family Bonding Through Cartoons

Smart ideas for supporting your child’s education

The education children receive today will help them throughout their lives. School is the fundamental component of the learning process, but education doesn’t stop when kids arrive back home at the end of the day. “Education and family go hand in hand,” says Ellen Marks, curriculum director of Bricks 4 Kidz, an award-winning summer camp and after-school program. “Parents who take an active role by … Continue reading Smart ideas for supporting your child’s education

Technology Helps Preserve Moments for Moms

Technology isn’t everything to me as a mom, but it sure does help make things a little better. From microwaves to medicine and telephones to photographs, technology can help a mom in the most astonishing ways. In fact, the most important thing I have found with technology as a mom is how it can help me preserve my memories over the years. As we get … Continue reading Technology Helps Preserve Moments for Moms

Geocaching is Todays Modern Family Treasure Hunting

In times past Pirates, and other people of less than an honest reputation, would scour the seven seas in search of treasure. They would follow paths laid out for them on scraps of old paper in hopes that they would eventually be led to that all important X marking the spot where treasure and glory awaited them. Although movie pirates such as these have long … Continue reading Geocaching is Todays Modern Family Treasure Hunting