TIL: The proper way to wear a clip-on tie is NOT over the collar, but rather through the top button hole. Check out the video to see how to do it with your kids.
I earned my parenting stripes this weekend when I got up early for a soccer game with Zacharie the day after Halloween. To finally meet other parents, and be part of a team is something my parenting resume has been lacking. Achievement unlocked.
Cookies are just for Christmas, Halloween cookie baking can be just as fun – you just need to change the colours. Check out these gingerdead men and other ideas for fun skeletons and ninjas.
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.
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)
When did you teach your kids the birds and the bees? We’re on a ‘need to know’ basis, but not a make believe one. That plan got ramped up when another kid interfered in the process and tried to explain his theories.