5 Fun Ways to Avoid the Summer Slide

Once your child starts school the phrase “Summer Slide” is one you will become very familiar with. Almost every piece of literature that goes home before school ends focuses on this topic. The “Summer Slide” refers to your child forgetting skills that they learned during…

Patriotic Fun for Kids

It’s hard to believe, but July is here! Where is the time going?…I swear it was just Christmas and already we are over half way through the year! July 4th is on Tuesday. Time for BBQs and fun with friends and family. But what do…

Camping at Home

This week’s theme is All About Camping! Let me start by saying…my family is not made up of campers. As a kid I went camping with my girl scout troop, but that was in cabins that were air conditioned! (That was enough for me 🙂…

5 Activities for a Week of Color Exploration

My goal during the summer is to keep things simple while providing fun and memorable activities for our family to do together. It’s not about big trips, spending lots of money, or over the top Pinterest activities that take forever to prep and do. (Though…

Florida Swamps for Pre-K

During this past election cycle in American politics if you heard the phrase “Drain the Swamp” once, you heard it a million times. And frankly the phrase probably gave swamps a bad name. But swamps are essential to Florida and its’ wildlife. They are part of…