Summer Survival Guide: Backyard Toys

Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. Oh ya know, another day of hustlin’. HA! Just kidding, but I adore Jennaphr Frederick not just cause she lets me hang with her on TV – but cause she’s just FREAKING FUN!! So is Karen Hepp and of course Mike Jerrick. They are all really great peeps in my book. This morning Jennaphr Frederick and I talked about great products for backyard fun with your kids! Here are the best backyard toys:   BACKYARD SAFARI OUTFITTERS – Base Camp Shelter  This brand is…

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Rainy Day Activities With Kids on #Fox29 Philly

Looking for rainy day with kids’ ideas? Check out Joey Fortman on Fox 29 Philadelphia! Ohhhhh if you really knew what goes on OFF camera.  Seriously?  I die every time.  Especially when I have my kids with me. Live TV is the best thing in the world.  Remind me to tell you about the time my then four-year-old peed his pants on the exact same station. Or maybe… the time when he ate gold plated Oreos and went to school with a gold tooth.  Oh—but this one.  Orrrrrrrr the time…

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How to Make Spring Break Feel Like Summer

Next week is SPRING BREAK! Are you ready? And if you’re going something warm and tropical – TAKE ME!!!! ha. I know I just got back from an island in Florida – but HELLO – I’m obsessed with SUN AND FUN! OBSESSED is an understatement! This morning I hung out at my kids preschool and talked all kinds of awesome for spring break. The first segment – Things You Can Do Over Spring Break with your Kids that FEEL Like Summer! This was a LOT of fun. But honestly, PURE…

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Screentime with Toddlers

An interesting article came out recently by a company in Philly talking about the amount of time kids use devices in their daily lives.  You won’t eve believe the staggering numbers.  As a mom to a two-year-old and a seven-year-old, I am 100% guilty of hiring a device babysitter for my boys when I need one.  I met this mom who goes to a school in the Philly region who shared her experience with her son who once hit her.  She said that the teacher suggested taking away the media….

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