Why Kids Shouldn’t Specialize In Just One Sport

Why Kids Shouldn’t Specialize In Just One Sport

By Vicki Little Whether you have one child or five, it doesn’t matter — life is hectic. Everyone has so many activities and appointments that the family calendar is rarely open. Often kids need to choose between activities because there simply isn’t enough time to fit it all in. Ideally, everything should synchronize: Take the summer off from(…)

Bookmark It: 2017 National Park Free Days

Bookmark It: 2017 National Park Free Days

By Vicki Little These days it takes something pretty amazing to pull people’s attention away from their screens. Luckily nature has provided us with the perfect alternative entertainment in the form of beautiful scenery, sparkling lakes, and majestic animals. Even better, these family-friendly places have enough room for the crowds on free days! So get(…)

How To Stay On Budget And Still Enjoy Organic Produce

How To Stay On Budget And Still Enjoy Organic Produce

By Vicki Little These days, it seems like everyone is “going organic” when they buy produce. While most people believe that organic foods (produce in particular) offers greater health benefits and better quality/flavor than conventional foods,  the price tag of organic food can be a major deterrent. Many people simply glance at higher prices and walk on by. But the truth is,(…)

The Gift That Should Be On Everyone’s List This Year

The Gift That Should Be On Everyone’s List This Year

  By Vicki Little I have a tradition after Thanksgiving. It doesn’t involve family, long lines or sales, baking or hanging lights. No, it involves toys. Lots of them. After consuming large amounts of caffeine, I head to the children’s rooms, where I organize and get rid of excessive amounts of stuff they won’t even miss.(…)