winter activities

The Lazy Mom’s Guide To Winter Boredom Busters

By Kalli Verbecky

Sure, those balls might be covered in germs but they also might be the key to surviving the next three months...   Speaking of winter boredom kids got an XBox for Christmas which my husband and I quickly realized is basically an electronic babysitter. SO RAD, RIGHT? ... Read More

Fresh Snow Cream Recipe

By Amy Allen Johnson

We woke up to more than 18 inches of snow last week and it just kept coming! When you get a snow day, you have the ready-made ingredients for fresh snow cream! What's snow cream? Imagine a vanilla-flavored shaved ice made Hawaiian style - creamy sweetness with the crisp taste of new snow. ... Read More

Playdough Recipe

By Amy Allen Johnson

Each night as I tuck my kids into bed, I ask them, "What was the best thing about today?"  Today's Answer -  Playdough! This morning I pulled out my playdough recipe to try and calm the 3 Crazies as they were running laps around the house.  This stuff is magic.  Once it cooled, my three n... Read More