Circle games are a great way to get people involved and having fun interacting with each other. There are several different circle games that can be played outdoors. The following are a few examples:Tomato:For this game you have everyone sit in a circle, and one person stand at … [Read more...] about Circle Games for Everyone to Enjoy
Your Best Night In The next time nasty weather or a tight budget forces you and your family to stay indoors, keep calm and don’t panic! Make lemonade out of those proverbial lemons that life hands you, as the saying goes. With just a little creativity and a few items that you … [Read more...] about Planning the Perfect Night In
Games can be a great way for teaching skills to toddlers. While they develop hand-eye coordination they can also learn about taking turns, fair play and other social behaviors. (Though it is important to keep in mind that most toddlers prefer solitary play or playing alongside … [Read more...] about Best Educational Games for the Discriminating Toddler in Your Life
Parents spend a portion of their day with technology, a few minutes here and there can add up to several hours very quickly. *Guilty as charged.* Families are busier now than in years past; I’m almost grateful for the opportunity to bring up kids without all the technology … [Read more...] about Parents Swallowed Whole by Technology?
Plants vs. Zombies quickly became a family affair - well, with the exception of my husband, who shakes his head because he doesn't "get" video games. Last fall I was given a copy of Plants vs. Zombies by PopCap, the makers of Bejeweled. Many readers here have heard of Plants … [Read more...] about Plants vs. Zombies vs. Mom