The Book of Life is not your typical Halloween movie. it explains the beautiful story behind Dia de los Muertos with bright animation. For the first time ever, I enjoyed a "kids movie" more than the boys did. What a wonderful film.
I told the boys to get lost this weekend. We wandered out in to a forest near our house and I just let them lead. We went in circles, we got lost. Fall ftw.
The boys are off school for another day and with the weather absolutely lousy, we've let them loose with Halloween Crafts for kids from Michaels. Check out what we found on sale (cause things are always on sale there)
What are you going to do with the kids while the turkey is in the oven? CRAFTS! Here's 30 easy thanksgiving crafts on pinterest that anyone (even me) can do
Thanksgiving means turkey, but you don't have to do it the same way every time. Now is when you should try different ways to cook a turkey. Here's 5 ideas.
LEGO is popular again. So popular, there is a worldwide LEGO shortage and shipments have been stopped to Canada. Here's how to survive the LEGO shortage
Mouse is Charlie's imaginary friend. Well, he was Charlie's imaginary friend. He's grown out of it, but we still celebrate Happy Birthday Mouse!
Tis the season to spook it up, and whether you’re headed to the pumpkin patch, a party, or around the neighbourhood to do some trick or treating, a family that dresses up together, has fun together.
Keeping your kids up past bedtime is when the magic happens. Yes, having a strict bedtime regime is the priority of any reasonable parent, but... when you break it every now and again, and let your kids get out and experience the world (in this case, monster trucks and a rave) then the smiles come.
You don't understand kids until you have them. The love, joy, stress, frustration. it's incalcuable. But this parenting tweet gives the best insight into what it's like.