Best Board Games

Best Board Games

We all know about the classic board games: Monopoly, Scrabble, Candy Land, Trouble, and Uno.  Some never get old, and some.... do.  Since you've got a whole week to explore some new family fun activities, why not grab some unconventional board games and give them a try? What If We Don't Like the Game? Games can be pretty pricey these days, and you want to know that your family is going to actually enjoy the game before making the investment.  Makes sense to me.  The trouble is, you don't … [Read more...]

TV Free: Make the Commitment

TV Free: Make the Commitment

Okay, here it is: TV Turn Off Week!  In case you missed the introduction, be sure to read "Get Ready for a Week of Total Torture".  Each day this week, I'll be providing you with some great alternative ideas to keep you and your family away from that TV.  If you're in the Erie area, be sure to hop over to my Attachment Parenting page for some local ideas. If you haven't talked with your kids about the plan for this week, today might be a good time to do that.  :)  Discuss why you're turning … [Read more...]