Quiet time: good for you, good for them!

Quiet time: good for you, good for them!

Quiet time is exactly how it sounds: an allotted time with no electronics or noisy distractions. It isn’t nap time. It isn’t a punishment. It is, however, part of a daily routine. Even if your days are not evenly structured, you should still carve out time for quiet...
Hey Lakeland, get out and see your city!

Hey Lakeland, get out and see your city!

Hey Lakeland! It’s time to get out and see your city. Whether you are out for date night, a girl’s night or a day with the kids, take time to get out and appreciate all our big, little city has to offer. Lakeland has exploded in population and development over the...
The Importance of Holiday Traditions

The Importance of Holiday Traditions

Whatever you celebrate during the holiday season, you probably have a tradition (or two) that you and your family do to celebrate togetherness. Baking cookies, driving around to look at beautiful light displays, putting on matching PJs to watch your favorite Christmas...
25 Days of Christmas Kindness

25 Days of Christmas Kindness

Tis’ the season of giving! The spirit of giving is something we want to instill in our children all year long, and the holiday season seems like the best place to start. Why? Because it really is the season of generosity and abundance for many of us. It’s...
5 Things All Parents Should Do With Their Kids

5 Things All Parents Should Do With Their Kids

Although finding quality time to spend with your family may seem difficult at times, there are a few important things you should make it a priority to do together. Make it a priority to spend time each day with your children. Work to find ways to make the time fun and...
Activities For Kids Who Like Insects

Activities For Kids Who Like Insects

The best part of looking for insects is that it doesn’t matter where you are or what time of day it is, because chances are you’ll find six-legged critters with no problem. More and more are families looking for idea to keep their kids busy while they...
Best Family-Friendly Beaches on Florida’s West Coast

Best Family-Friendly Beaches on Florida’s West Coast

Whatever may be drawing you to the west coast of Florida, rest assured that there’s plenty of amazing beaches for you to take your family. There are dozens of spots that make for great family vacations while providing gorgeous beaches and plenty of water activities...
Educational Experiences in Orlando Worth Checking Out

Educational Experiences in Orlando Worth Checking Out

As many places plan the process of reopening, we know so many parents are looking ahead and planning what their first outings will look like. The city of Orlando is so much more than theme parks and Mickey Mouse. You’ll also find a ton of museums and learning centers...
Computer Tips For Parents Children Staying Safe Online

Computer Tips For Parents Children Staying Safe Online

Last week we talked a little about hosting virtual events for your kids, so we thought it would be important to share computer tips for parents to help their children stay safe online. In the ever-expanding world of websites, webcams, texting, online gaming, cell...
A New Twist On Favorite Kids Pastimes

A New Twist On Favorite Kids Pastimes

With social distancing and social isolation a key part of most family’s lives, it’s important to keep kids from feeling too isolated or stir-crazy. The solution? A mock sleepover or camping trip with a virtual element is the perfect way to spend an...