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Category Archives: Activities

Hosting a Holiday Play Date on a Budget

When school gets out for winter break, kids, parents, and caretakers might find themselves with plenty of time to play. And what could be better than hosting a play date with friends as a way to stay in touch over … Continue reading

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Music Matters

The benefits of rich musical experiences are endless. Just listening to music can affect your mood and has even been casually linked to an increase in spatial intelligence. Making music boosts creativity and even self-esteem and even teaches many “non-musical … Continue reading

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Paintball for Kids at TANKS

Looking for something fun and different to do with the older kids? Children 8 and up can experience paintball at TANKS Paintball in Houston. Low Impact Paintball TANKS offers SPLATMASTER and low impact paintball. These options allow younger players to … Continue reading

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3 Tips for Keeping Summer Break Fun

School is almost out for the summer. If you’re looking to keep your sanity while keeping the kids engaged this summer, be sure to check out these three tips. 1. Have Playventrues Instead of hosting the standard playdate, take your … Continue reading

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Think Fun with ThinkFun

If you’re looking to do something interactive, educational and fun, it’s time to get gaming.  ThinkFun, the leader in making fun games that build reasoning and creative thinking skills through play, has some outstanding options that families with children of … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Secrets of the Nanny Whisperer

Recently I had the opportunity to review an advance copy of the new book, Secrets of the Nanny Whisperer by Tammy Gold. Given the complexities of the nanny/family relationship and the practical aspects of employing a nanny, it’s always good … Continue reading

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Quick and Easy Placemat Craft

By Megan Gilbreath Christmas may be over, but school vacation isn’t. With New Year’s around the corner, check out this easy to do craft to keep the kids busy and mealtimes less of a mess. Supplies: • Several colors of … Continue reading

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Crafty DIY Kids Christmas Cards

By Megan Gilbreath With Christmas around the corner, your to-do list may feel like it’s growing longer. How are you going to get all the family presents ready and keep the kids occupied over Christmas break? The answer is creating … Continue reading

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Bringing Back Board Games

Recently I had the opportunity to connect with Bill Ritchie, CEO of ThinkFun, to learn more about what makes a good board game, why we should be playing more board games and how playing board games can support learning. Here’s … Continue reading

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Ways to Stay Fit When Working in Houston

There’s no shortage of ways to stay fit if you’re working in Houston. From running to CrossFit, and everything in between, there’s something for everyone who’s looking to break a sweat. If you’re a runner, check out these trails: Terry … Continue reading

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