Monthly Archives: September 2013

When A 6-Year-old Washes Dishes

    When my 6-year-old asked if he could do the dishes, I decided to shush the part of me that was going to thank him kindly and offer a more age-appropriate chore to help out with. Why not reinforce … Continue reading


20 Tips For Helping Kids Choose To Eat Fruits & Veggies

We want our kids to make healthy food choices, but the day-to-day reality of teaching them to do this can be a challenge. There are lots of healthy recipes and ideas out there for kids, yet they are often drawn to less healthy options. Here … Continue reading


Make Your Own Ice-Cream

What better way to spend quality time with your little one than making ice cream? It is quick and easy, perfect for young attention spans, and the end result is a delicious sweet treat! You can make your own ice cream … Continue reading


Composting With Kids

Composting is a sustainable practice that can provide important nutrients to your garden and improve soil structure. The compost itself comes from organic material such as food and yard waste that has been decomposed and recycled as fertilizer and soil … Continue reading

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