100 Cup Challenge - Busy Kids Happy Mom!
Looking for some fun rainy day games ideas? This 100 Cup Challenge is an easy cup game that kids love. Especially with Nerf guns.
Activities For A Sleepover | 21 Fun Slumber Party Ideas | DIY Projects
Throw the best slumber party ever with these activities for a sleepover and other fun things your can do at your slumber party!
Setting Expectations for Group Work
I know...I know...you have heard me say this a million times. It is important to have groups in science and to have individual jobs while ...
Travel Scavenger Hunt for Tweens
Grab my free printable travel scavenger hunt for tweens and keep them occupied in the car. Limit electronics and have some family fun on your next road trip
Minute to Win It – Tween Challenge
Guess what? The Game Show Network (GSN) is bringing Minute to Win It back to TV! I am privileged to be able to share with you the recent announcement that Apolo Anton Ohno, speed skating champion, will be hosting this addictive and exciting game show. It's a new season, with a new host, and all new episodes of Minute to Win It premiering June 25th at 8/7c only on GSN! And see how you can enter to win a $100 Visa gift card, just by reading this post. I know we loved to watch this show as a…
A Kids' Bucket List – 82 Things Every Kid Should Do Before They Grow Up
I grew up in a trailer home in the boonies, over the hill, through the woods, and across the dirt road from Old Grandma (who still lives there). I remember distinctly the very first time I ever went into the big city (Pittsburgh). I gazed at the groups of people standing on street corners, waiting to cross, and the long lines of cars and the tall buildings. I saw people who looked different from me. I was completely in awe. I must have been about five years old. My kids have had a decidedly…
First Day of School Activities for Big Kids
Every time I mentioned Back to School on my Facebook page at least one person mentions that it can't possibly be time yet! I know, I know! ...
How a coach inspired his athletes to let it go - The House of Hendrix
This is a simple story with a big impact.Yesterday I stumbled across beauty. It wasn’t a rainbow or a sunset. It was a highschool cross-country team, sweaty after a long run. They were gathered on the field, hours after the rest of the school had gone home. I saw red balloons and a sharpie. Something …
Make An Emoji Mood Spinner - Running With Sisters
Make an Emoji Mood Spinner for your door from craft foam. Just cut out emoji faces and glue onto a color coded pie chart. Then add a spinner!
minute to win it games for kids and family - teach mama
Minute to Win it Games are everywhere--but THIS is the only list you'll need for a fun and memorable night of hands-on games and laughs with family!