10 Ways to Thank a Teacher

10 Ways to Thank a Teacher

Teacher Appreciation Week is right around the corner, falling on May 2 – 6 this year. This is the perfect time to go above and beyond letting teachers know how much we all appreciate what they do. Here are creative ways for parents and students to show their...
Kid-Friendly Central Florida Destinations

Kid-Friendly Central Florida Destinations

Spring break 2022 is right around the corner, and if you are looking for day-away staycation ideas, we have some great ones for you. You already know Central Florida is famous for it’s theme parks, but we have so much more to offer here! Below are guides to...
Honoring Black History Month with Kids

Honoring Black History Month with Kids

“When history is taught in a way that is balanced, honest and inclusive, everyone gets to see themselves as worthy and important.” — AYANNA GREGORY This month is nationally recognized as Black History Month, a time devoted to learning and discovering accomplishments...
Daycare Checklist for New Parents

Daycare Checklist for New Parents

Finding the right daycare may be one of the most important decisions you make for your young child. Attending daycare even for a couple hours a day can help children gain a solid foundation in sharing, resolving arguments, and communication skills. Not to mention,...
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...