Although it might seem simple to keep kids happy and entertained, the process is a lot more difficult than most people realize. I started thinking more seriously about going through and entertaining the kids in my house, and it occurred to me that we could do better. I began carefully considering all of the different aspects of entertainment, and I was really surprised with how many options were out there. I wanted to start a new website that looked at entertainment from a parenting perspective. Check out these posts to find out how you can keep your kids happy without compromising their intelligence.
5 June 2018
A fascinating subject in school, history doesn't suddenly become less exciting — or less necessary to know about — after you leave the formal educational system. Having a love of history and a penchant for writing are a perfect combination to lead to a historical novel that readers will not only learn from but also enjoy. But how do you know that you're up to the (rather daunting) task? If you're still a little on the fence, here are three signs you're ready to write your historical novel right now.
28 May 2018
As soon as warm weather hits and the cold and snow is long gone, many people enjoy hitting the road. According to the American Automobile Association (AAA), 35 percent of Americans planned to take vacations that are at least 50 miles away from home in 2017. Family road trips, visiting national parks, and going to theme parks are some of the most popular types of family vacations. If you're on the road with the family and are looking for something to do, here are three ways to keep your family entertained on a road trip.
27 May 2018
The way you arrange the tables and chairs for your big dinner party can have a profound effect on guest enjoyment. How? Here are 5 big tips to keep things comfortable and flowing. Disregard Room Use. When setting up for a large dinner or house party, don't feel bound by how the rooms are normally used. The largest room in the public entertainment areas should become the centerpiece of the dining setup.
23 May 2018
When considering visiting a haunted house for a family activity, it's important that you take the time to read reviews about each establishment on your list of available options. What are you looking for as you read the reviews? Here, you'll find a few tips to help you take the information from the reviews and choose the haunted house that is suitable for your family. What ages will do well with the haunted house?