Get Crafty for Earth Day!

April 2018

You know what they say: “One man’s trash is another man’s treasure.” This rings even truer as we approach Earth Day and think of ways to teach our kids about keeping items out of landfills. For us, it’s the perfect excuse to get creative and give new

Party Like It’s Pi Day!

March 2018

The brainiest day of the year will soon be upon us—Pi Day! Celebrated by math enthusiasts everywhere, this trendy holiday is held each year on March 14th to mark the 3.14 at the beginning of pi. It’s a great excuse to bring math to life for middle sc

Show Some Love this Valentine’s Day

February 2018

Can you feel cupid getting ready to draw back his bow? Valentine’s Day is almost here! And while we love flowers and heart-shaped boxes of chocolate as much as the next person, we think there are SO many other fun ways to celebrate the season of affe

January Jumpstart: Kiss Clutter Goodbye

January 2018

Even though spring cleaning gets all the attention, we happen to think that winter is the PERFECT time to get organized. Why? You’re cooped up indoors with piles of excess and post-holiday clutter. Why not stave off cabin fever by putting the family

Make a Next-Gen Gingerbread House

December 2017

One of our favorite seasonal traditions is decorating a gingerbread house with the family. Some years we go all out and bake one from scratch. Other years we pick up a pre-made kit at the store. Either way, hands are sticky, hearts are full and memor

Give Back as a Family

November 2017

Thanksgiving will be here before we know it. For many people, the season of gratitude is a great reminder to give back to those in need—whether it be by donating to a food drive, volunteering at a soup kitchen or giving money to a favorite charity.

Make Halloween Organically Spooky!

October 2017

This year, we’ve decided to celebrate Halloween in a way that’s a little more natural and a little less plastic.

Calling All Snack Moms & Dads!

September 2017

If you’ve got kids, you’ve got snacks. The two just seem to go hand in hand! As parents ourselves, we’re always looking for ways to bust boredom with the snacks we serve.

School Lunches: A Chore No More!

August 2017

Back to school means back to lunches! And while we love sending our kiddos off with a personally packed lunchbox, we have to admit that sometimes lunch making can feel like a chore.