Finding Pumpkins in Polk and More…2014

Finding Pumpkins in Polk and More…2014

Oct 7, 2014

“WHERE, oh Where, oh Where are the pumpkins? …  Way down yonder in the pumpkin patch.”    Besides just taking a drive around town, it is sometimes hard to locate information about WHERE the pumpkin patches are !   But I have my resources, and my determination to FIND Pumpkin Patches in Lakeland, Auburndale, Winter Haven, and close to Polk...

KIDZ Night Out Events Let Creativity and Friendships Blossom

KIDZ Night Out Events Let Creativity and Friendships Blossom

Oct 6, 2014

Imagine a Night Out for the kids and their friends – creating artwork, munching on snacks, and enjoying lots of cool ways to get MOVING  - dancing and/or frolicking in fall leaves and SNOW (Florida style) !!!  You will wish you were a kid again so you could join in !   Personally,  my daughter loves to invite her BFFs to join her for her NIGHTs OUT...

Celebrating Peace Day – Today, Each Day, and for a Lifetime

Celebrating Peace Day – Today, Each Day, and for a Lifetime

Sep 21, 2014

PAUSE… Think PEACE. Today is International Peace Day.  Hmmm… wouldn’t it be really awesome if there was a “cease hostilities” law that everyone respected on Peace Day.  Our world really needs that these days.  Our world really needs every day to be Peace Day.  But we don’t really need laws, or assigned days to know that...

Celebrate International Music Day

Celebrate International Music Day

Jun 21, 2014

Imagine singing the same song that is being sung by other families in different places around the world today.  The world CAN be connected through music… and you can feel it if you try.  This downloadable file contains 24 activities with rhymes, songs, and links to music and videos that families are enjoying from South Africa, Cananda, China, Japan,...

Sharing Stories and Songs That Create a Sense of Self and Belonging

Sharing Stories and Songs That Create a Sense of Self and Belonging

Apr 19, 2014

Which events does your family celebrate in April?   Passover?  Easter?   Earth Day?  How about all three?   What is the best way to celebrate these events with children?  There are many answers to that question that are key to who you are and what you believe.   If a step is taken back to look at these celebrations from a more global perspective, it may...

Enjoy Bell Horses and Sleigh Rides Indoors with Children

Enjoy Bell Horses and Sleigh Rides Indoors with Children

Dec 15, 2013

Giddy up, Jingle Horse !!!   Let’s GO Daddy !!!  (Jingle, Jingle, Jingle)   Whoa!!!  Watch out, sleigh rides can be bumpy!   Mommy, HELP.  Daddy’s getting carried away !  (Giggle, Giggle, Giggle) While singing or listening to some classic fun songs about jingle bell horses and their fun sleigh rides, explore some fun easy ways to make this...