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5 Tips for Terrific Train Travel

If you’ve never considered travelling by train, now is the time! The train is both a convenient and an affordable option for travel, and it’s even FUN. You can relax, feed your kids without stopping, and even look out the window at the beautiful sights and small towns along the way. The Heartland Flyer runs daily from […]

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Kid-Approved Pinterest Crafts

This is the nine year old. She is constantly wanting to bake, cook, mix baking soda with something for an experiment, paint, craft aluminum foil into a project, use yarn and beads to make everything from zipper pulls to bracelets, sew, and more. Sometimes I have a hard time finding the energy to plan, create, […]

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Three Ideas to Help Keep that Back-to-School Buzz Alive!

“Back-to-School” season is one of my most favorite times of the year.  Stores are lined with rows upon rows of school supplies—new notebooks, fresh pencils, perfect crayons!  Ah, my teacher-heart could burst!  And while going back to school might be both a celebration and lamentation for some parents, more often than not, the kids are […]

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