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How to Get Picky Kids to Eat Vegetables and Fruits

Getting picky kids to eat vegetables and fruits can be a real challenge. As mom to a very (VERY!) picky eater, I know. Even adventurous young eaters may shy away from spinach, broccoli and other good-for-you choices. As parents, we want our children to grow up healthy and strong, with a good relationship with food. Read on to […]

Grand Canyon with Kids ~ What You Need to Know Before You Go

Visiting the Grand Canyon with kids is more than staring at one of the world’s most incredible natural wonders. A Grand Canyon family vacation is all about adventure. It’s about the journey, whether by car or train (or both!). It’s about stopping along the way to enjoy the desert’s beauty and mysteries. Check out what you need to […]

Pirate’s Booty Giveaway – Finding Snack Treasure & Dory!

As parents we swim the distance to do what’s best for our kids. We want to find that balance between life’s pleasures and being safe. Just like Marlin wanted to save Nemo from a world full of potential dangers in Finding Nemo, so too do we want to help our kids have fun while keeping them healthy. Enter Pirate’s […]

Travel Snack Hacks for SuperMoms and SuperKids

The right travel snack keeps kids content during the journey and fueled up for fun on the go. Want your kids to think you’re a Supermom on your next family vacation? These five travel snack hacks should do the trick! This post is brought to you in partnership with Smucker’s Uncrustables as part of a Mom It Forward Blogger […]

8 Tips for Healthy Eating when Traveling with Kids

Getting kids to eat healthfully is hard enough at home, but it’s a whole other story when you’re on the road. With new smells and tastes in every destination, it can be tough to ensure your family gets proper nutrition while on vacation. Because this mama loves a challenge, especially one that encourages good health and […]

Maple Syrup Festivals – A Canadian Spring-time Tradition

Of all the harbingers of spring, my favorite has to be the start of maple syrup season. Maple syrup is symbolic of Canada and trips to the sugar bush are a spring-time tradition for many Canadian families. I have fond childhood memories of such excursions so I enjoy going with my kids now, even if […]