Time for Tea 0

This year I hosted the inaugural Granddaughter Tea at the Strange house. I think I’ve now established a new tradition. For the past 44 years, I’ve dealt successfully (I think) with newborn, toddler, pre-adolescent, teen, college-age, and adult males. Now five adorable new challenges are in my life— granddaughters!

Preventative Car Maintenance Musts 0

As with most things in life, a little prevention goes a long way. The same holds true for taking care of your car. Cars represent significant financial investments for most people. Ensuring that it’s in optimal running condition will mean savings on potentially costly repairs in the long run.

Personalized Clip Board Teacher Appreciation Gift 0

Teachers play such an important role in the lives of our children.  Have you ever heard the quote “It takes a big heart to help shape little minds”?  I know that so many teachers from my childhood, teen years, and even early adulthood shaped me so much.  I could

Earth Day Nature Bingo Card Printable 0

April 22nd is Earth Day.  It’s also Earth Day’s 45th Anniversary!  We wanted to create a fun project to help get kids excited about Earth Day.   The World sees Earth Day as an opportunity to support environmental programs and is celebrated simultaneously around the globe by people of all backgrounds, faiths

5 Rules for cooking with kids by kids 0

Guest Post from Carly Rogers of Bodnant Welsh Food There comes a time in every child’s life when they become interested in cooking, whether it’s just putting some bread in the toaster or wondering how to make a roast dinner. However, the kitchen can sometimes be a dangerous, which

Two Recycle Craft Ideas For Kids 0

I have two one-step recycle crafts to help you teach your kids (or yourself) how fun recycling can be! Both of these homemade toys are made out of things you can find laying around your house, and things you usually put in your trash can. Before you throw out

Financing a family quiz: how much will your family cost you? 0

It’s helpful to know how much you’ll need in the bank, to sustain your family and fulfil your plans. True Potential Investor, personal pension and ISA specialist, has put together a great Financing a Family interactive quiz, to help you figure your family’s costs including how much each stage