10 Books for Kids About Kindness

By Miranda Rosbach /

Ah, another summer over and the air hums with the excited trepidation of starting a new school year. It’s a feeling that’s hard to shake, even as an adult. And whether you’ve finished or haven’t given a second thought to back-to-school shopping, it’s helpful to have a few books in your back pocket to gently address the recurring worries most children face when starting a new school year.

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Adventure Day with Dad

By Corey Houser /

Near the start of every summer, I take the kids out for an “Adventure Day”. Usually, I have a loose plan of what to do, but we like to let the day take us where it may. We live in Saratoga Springs, NY which is a great area for adventures, both in and out of town. There are a few “go to” Adventure Day favorite activities. Read More “Adventure Day with Dad”

The Best and Worst Coloring Supplies for Kids

By Pinhole Press /

Best Coloring Utensils for Kids

Hi there! Mom of two small, very creative, and crafty pre-school aged kids (and one baby), scrubber of walls, and owner of paint-stained items. Do you love the idea of purchasing a crafty gift for your little one, but you aren’t up to date on exactly which options to choose? Or are you interested in adding to your own set of craft supplies? If so, we’ve got the rundown on some great and not-so-great ones to add to your mix!

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