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Easy to pack lunches
Your little darlings are back in school, which means you’re back to packing lunches before you head to work. Suddenly, an already pressed-for-time schedule is crushing the good right out of the morning. So pack your lunches at night if you don’t want to set an earlier alarm. Be sure to pack one for yourself while [...]
a community book club can bring neighbors together
Book clubs are a great way to get to know people. You’re together with a common purpose and at least one common interest. A community book club (or clubs!) will bring its members together over a shared experience with interesting discussions and maybe debates. So how to get that book club started? Know what kind [...]
Kid Stares out Window on Rainy Day
It's raining, it's pouring...but it doesn't have to be really boring! No parent wants to hear their child complaining because they can't go out and play on a rainy day or weekend. Get your community involved! Other parents in your neighborhood are in the same position and there is power in numbers. Use your community newsletter [...]
Make sure to pack all your gadgets for vacation!
Summer days are here, and beach days and road trips beckon. But just because you’ll be near the sand and surf or completely out of range in the middle of nowhere (try a national park!) is no reason to travel without your favorite gadgets. We’ve compiled a handy list of gadgets that will make your [...]
From glittering snowflakes to reindeer ornaments to fuzzy Christmas trees, we’ve rounded up simple but downright Pinterest-worthy winter crafts for the whole family to enjoy. Happy crafting! Sparkling SnowflakesReindeer OrnamentsFuzzy Christmas TreesSnow Storm in a Jar They’re quick and easy, but the finished product is pretty impressive. Kudos to Be Brave, Keep Going for the [...]
Shopping Online
These days, more and more companies are putting the focus on a cause. Whether it’s producing goods responsibly or giving back on every single sale, these retailers are changing the way they do business. From footwear and bags to books and home décor, check out a few products and companies you can feel good about. [...]
It seems like just yesterday we were spoiled with blue skies and colorful leaves on the trees—the calm before the cold front that blew it all away. Yep, just like that, everything dropped along with the temperature. But there’s a bright side to these colder, darker days if you maintain a glass half full attitude [...]

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