Bad Dancing

Recently in the newspaper I found that a big club was charging money and giving out prizes for a Bad Dancing contest. And what an easy thing to do for a family fun night (or better yet when you have guests over)!

The secret to the fun is that each participant isn’t allowed to choose . . . → Read More: Bad Dancing

Why Children (and you) Should Write Authors

When an adult reads a book they love they often tell people about it or write an online review. Often that online review gets back to the author. But when kids read a book they love, they often don’t do either.

A few years back, my daughter and I did a book club. Our first . . . → Read More: Why Children (and you) Should Write Authors

Fun Ways to Prep for Christmas

I love those Pixar people. They know how to tell a story. And a few years ago they made my favorite Christmas movie, Prep and Landing:

Why is it my favorite? Aside from the fact that it’s 22 minutes of engaging non-stop entertainment with layers of plot and character development, aside from the fact . . . → Read More: Fun Ways to Prep for Christmas

Fast DIY Ugly Christmas Sweater

Inevitably, once a year my eldest gets invited to an Ugly Christmas Sweater party. Maybe you plan ahead and have an ugly christmas sweater like this one , but I have never put that as a priority in the shopping list.

If you’re in the same boat – here’s a fast and easy ugly christmas . . . → Read More: Fast DIY Ugly Christmas Sweater