Summer is wrapping up and parents are either counting the days or savoring every last minute with their kids. The first day of school is coming soon! Every parent is starting to think about those back to school necessities, . . .
Every year I set a goal to read more books and summer is one of the best times to get in some extra reading! There are so many new books out there I’m so excited to read, plus a few classics that make for light summer reading by . . .
Maybe it's a deep connection to my Irish ancestors or a simple love of Ireland. Whatever the case may be, I love to read books about the land of the leprechauns and share them with my children. In the spirit of St. . . .
Before we visit new countries with our children, we like to discover literature that inspires travel. There are many fabulous novels about Paris or books set in France, but we've narrowed it down to the best books set in France . . .
Here's our final gift guide for this year, what to give families who love adventure. And if you missed any of our other gift guides, here they are: Stocking Stuffers for Teens, Gifts for Teen Girls, and Gifts for Teen Boys. Happy . . .
For this year's gift guide, click HERE. If you have to buy a gift for a teen girl, you know it can be tough. It's hard to get them to share their wish list, let alone provide you with one that is reasonable. We've looked around . . .
Everyone is headed back to school, so I’m looking for easy to make dinners. This summer I discovered home delivery meal kits, which come in really handy when you’re short on time. I love that my husband can use them to make meals . . .
Every year I resolve to read more books, but this summer I am really making a commitment. There are so many new books to be read, from love stories to thrillers, and I can't wait to read them all. We've scoured all the . . .
I have long been a fan of using travel guides to plan trips. In fact, on my very first trip abroad over twenty years ago, I’m pretty sure I packed no less than three books for my travels. It’s still my go-to method for planning . . .
It can be so difficult to shop for the kid(s) who seem to already have everything they need and could ever possibly want, especially if they’re into toys and games. Often it seems like there’s very few options for the kids who . . .
During the holidays, we focus on spending time together and celebrating family traditions. We enjoy many family ping pong tournaments, watching holiday movies, and making our favorite holiday dishes (like peanut butter fudge and . . .
When school begins, travel gets put on the back burner, but that doesn’t mean learning about destinations around the world ends. In the past, our family has made time for learning about different countries throughout the year. . . .