Exploring Iceland on a Budget


Exploring Iceland on a Budget  With its lava fields, glaciers and thermal pools, Iceland is a dramatic setting for a family holiday. It’s true that it’s possible to spend a small fortune while on vacation on this vast and beautiful island, but as long as you know where to look there are a host of inexpensive […]

Back to School Maze Printable #BTS

back to school maze

Back to school means back to the bus stop for a lot of people. Are your kids bused or do they walk? We’ve had great luck with school bus drivers so far at this new school. So that’s one thing I don’t mind, or fret over. Our driver was such a lovely man this past […]

Roaring Fun Dinosaur Birthday Party Ideas


Tips for Throwing a Roaring Dinosaur Party Are you hoping to throw a roaring party for your dinosaur-loving child?  Great news!  Jen Carver, party expert for Spaceships and Laser Beams, is sharing some terrific prehistoric party ideas for planning a dinosaur party your T-Rex lover will not soon forget!  Keep reading for great dinosaur party planning tips, including ideas for invitations, decorating and party food—including cool […]

Teen Beach Movie Cookies


Well it’s finally time for me to hit the beach this summer!! I have waited forever this year. Well, don’t feel too bad for me. I managed a trip to Arizona for a conference back in May and then I also managed one to New York City in July and also I have a pool […]

10 Back to School Crafts #BTS

back to school crafts

Back to school can be a happy time for many people. Some kids miss school the moment they are out of that routine. When my one daughter was younger she would play school all year round which kind of cracked me up. She’d teach all the young kids in the neighbourhood how to sit and […]