Five tips for getting kids to help out around the house

Amy McCready, Founder of Positive Parenting Solutions, Inc., recently sent out a list of great ways to get kinds involved with chores at home. Here are Amy’s thoughts on Five tips for getting kids to help out around the house. * * * * * * * * * * * * * * *… Continue reading Five tips for getting kids to help out around the house

Summer Reading

What are your kids doing this summer? Spending time at the local pool or riding their bikes through the neighborhood? Eyes glued to a video game screen? Visiting relatives on a vacation? Whatever your family has planned when school is out, summer is a great time for kids to read! Many local libraries have reading programs designed… Continue reading Summer Reading

Father’s Day Gift Ideas from Frecklebox.com

Father’s Day Gift Ideas from Frecklebox.com Men can be tough to shop for, so the question of what to get him for Father’s Day often perplexes us. It’s especially tough if he’s already got everything — the perfect wife, adorable kids and man’s best friend! What do you get your dad or husband for Father’s Day?… Continue reading Father’s Day Gift Ideas from Frecklebox.com

Frecklebox Pin To Win Contest

Are you a Pinterest nut like me? Do you spend hours getting caught pinning all your favorite things just for the fun of it? If you’re thinking, “Yep, that’s me”, then enter our Frecklebox Summer Fun Pin To Win contest and pin yourself silly! You’ll have the chance to win a $100 Frecklebox gift card.… Continue reading Frecklebox Pin To Win Contest

The Restaurant Box: A guest blog by Jessie Ford

The Restaurant Box: A guest blog by Jessie Ford A couple weeks ago, we asked our fans on Twitter and Facebook for some great tips and tricks. Today’s guest blogger, Jessie D’Amato Ford, answered the call and shared with us about how her family uses our Tin Lunch Box: the Restaurant Box. I had never heard of… Continue reading The Restaurant Box: A guest blog by Jessie Ford

Have you seen these? They are the Best family movies?

Have you seen these? They are the Best family movies? I just read through an article on Parents.com on the 10 best family movies for Thanksgiving. I must admit I agree with some. The Princess Bride, The Iron Giant, and a few more but they missed some classics with our family. My two favorite family movies are Holes and Second Hand… Continue reading Have you seen these? They are the Best family movies?