Summer

Leaving Children Home Alone – What Age?
Soon most of the children in Kiss Country will be enjoying the freedom of summer break and most parents will be enjoying the chaos of entertaining children, dealing with childcare or hoping the house isn't destroyed when you arrive home from work. What age did you find it appropriate to leave y…
10 Strange Ice Cream Flavors For Summer
When the weather gets warmer, and you head out into the sun, you’re bound to eat a whole lot of ice cream. Of course, you could choose from the traditional flavors, like vanilla, chocolate, pistachio and rocky road. But why not try something a little different?
Free or Cheap Summer Fun For Kids [VIDEO]
Remember as kids when we played in the yard for hours during our summer vacation? We could be entertained with a sprinkler and a tarp. Or a piece of cardboard and a hill. Not now. No, kids need to be iEntertained. iPad. iPod. iPhone. Let's unplug the fun and start a list of FREE or nearly FREE …
The Kids Think We Are SO Cool Now [VIDEO]
Summer is coming! That means, a bunch of bored kids everywhere. So, how about find some great ideas that the kids will love AND learn from. I love Household Hacker because the kids in our house LOVE it. They can't get enough of all the fun things to do, and I found this to be especially cool- m…
Anyone else having this problem?
I really don't understand what is happening here. When the weather seemed to be getting cooler, I put all my short sleeve clothes away (the ONLY time I have done that since I was 8 years old, by the way). Now, it's like 70 in January and I have nothing to wear...
Homemade Popsicles – YUMMY [VIDEO]
This heat and summer season have me reminiscing the days of pouring lemonade into ice cube containers. It wasn't fancy, but it was a summer treat that I enjoyed as a child. Here are a few popsicle recipes that the kids will enjoy making with you. Strawberry Yogurt Pops,  Orange Creamsicles…