Games are made as a way for people to come to together and have fun. That is why the family game night tradition is an excellent way to increase family bonding. Today I am excited to partner with Poobah to share their brand new conversation game. This card game is so easy to endorse because I honestly think it would be fun for just about anyone. It is a conversation game so … [Read more...] about Poobah Conversation Game Is The Perfect Family Party Game For The Holidays
As parents, we quickly discover that we are now responsible for so much more. The more family members, the more complicated it can be! Sierra might have mid-state auditions and Leo might have a birthday party and it's my job to remember what everyone has to do and when and to get them there on time and coordinate with my husband's schedule. That is why I am happy to partner … [Read more...] about Poppinz Family Calendar App Keeps Life Organized
Let's face it- family life is a huge adjustment from your care-free single days where you were responsible for no one except yourself. It is a wonderful, joyous gift to be surrounded by family but there are times when things may be going less than spectacular and you think, "Is this really my life?" The thing to remember about raising children is that there are lots of phases … [Read more...] about How To Be Happy In Your Family Life
Last weekend, Mini Me and myself had a great little getaway. The key word being "little." It wasn't long, it wasn't expensive, it wasn't planned, it wasn't far. But it was the perfect simple family getaway! We are lucky to have a family friend who has a house on the Caney Fork River in Southeastern Tennessee, just about a two hour drive from our house. This friend was nice … [Read more...] about A Simple Family Getaway
The best thing to bring family back together, is to spend time together. That family time can come in various forms. Here is a guest post from Leon Scott Baxter, the author of the newly released parenting book, Secrets of Safety-Net Parenting, and the founder of the website SafetyNetters.com on his recent family trip. What is the effect of family vacations on family … [Read more...] about A Disastrous Family Trip Could Bring Family Back Together
There is not an investment wiser than spending quality time with family. The word “family” is a collective term. In other words, it is not just a couple of individuals living together under the same roof, but a group of people who are connected and share good as well as bad times. A few of the benefits of spending time with family are that nobody knows you like your family and … [Read more...] about 10 Important Benefits of Spending Time With Family
American family life is changing at an ever faster rate. When my grandmother was little there were no TVs. When my mother was little, there were no VCRs. When I was little there were no cell phones. When my children were really little, there were no iPhones or at least everyone didn't have one yet and let their babies use them! All of these new forms of technology have been … [Read more...] about Is Technology Taking Over American Family Life?