How to beat the boredom blues with tweens for the summer

Simple ideas to keep the kids from being bored this summer with an easy DIY project. … More How to beat the boredom blues with tweens for the summer

I’m bored

Last week, here in Ontario, the kids were on March Break. That meant every activity you can think of was packed to the rafters with parents and kids, trying to keep their kids busy for the week. I didn’t take any time off this year, and because I am able to work from home a … More I’m bored

Life skills

Earlier this summer, I scoured the web, and community centre book for activities that the Little Bird could do since we decided to take them out of swimming lessons for a break. I was looking for something that would keep their attention, something fun but that wasn’t just a summer camp. I don’t need a … More Life skills

Sunshine and Rain

I had grandiose plans of writing on the back porch, in the early morning, while the kiddies slept in. But they didn’t sleep in. And I didn’t write. We survived enjoyed the cottage. Once again, eight people packed enough for 20, piled into two vehicles and made the trek to Collingwood for a week of … More Sunshine and Rain