Family Road Trip – Atlanta Georgia Aquarium

We just got back from a family road trip and we all survived! I know, crazy right? We packed up the kiddos and the mother-in-law and headed down south to visit family. Our girls are 4 and 2 and this is the longest they have traveled in the car....

Sponsored Post: FVL Schools

Are you looking for a school for your PreK-12th grade student? If so, then mark yourselves busy for next Monday, January 12! FVL Schools is hosting an OPEN House at 16 of their Pre-K -8th grade locations as well as at Fox Valley Lutheran High School! The OPEN Houses run from 11am...

New Year’s Eve 2014

What are your family's plans for New Year's Eve? How will you celebrate? Here is a list of local family friendly events in the area. Let us know if we missed anything. Have fun! Nearly New Year Family Party Neenah Public Library December 31, 2014 from 11 am - 12 pm Celebrate the...

Harlem Globetrotters & GIVEAWAY!

The Harlem Globetrotters will be in Green Bay at Resch Center on Tuesday, December 30 at 7 pm. Are you familiar with the Harlem Globetrotters? Wikipedia explains it as "an exhibition basketball team that combines athleticism, theater, and comedy" and has been around since the late 1920's! Wow, that's...

Lostmy.name Children’s Books

We got an early Christmas gift for the girls this year, personalized books from Lostmy.name.  Each book is personalized with their name. The magical story is a journey of a little boy or girl who loses her name. As he/she meets new friends, each gives a letter her his/her...
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Unique Christmas Gifts that Keep on Giving

Have you found yourself stumped when someone asks you what you or your family would like for Christmas? Or do you have someone on your list that has everything? My parents ask us every year what we’d like. We don’t really need anything. Well do we? Here is a...
Make Christmas Matter

Make Christmas Matter in Your Family

“Mom, I want that!” My daughter shouts at the TV. I see a commercial for squishy sand. Batman Duplos. Janimals, trick scooters, a self-cleaning fish tank. The toys may change day to day, but the response is the same. “Mom, I want that—for Christmas!” It’s natural for a child to crave presents. And...

20+ of the Best Local Shops

We asked YOU on facebook what are your favorite local shops. These unique local shops make our community a better place. Consider checking out these places for your holiday shopping! Just Act Natural 129 E College Ave Appleton, Wisconsin “Just Act Natural for all things natural!” Blue Moon Emporium 227 E College Ave Appleton,...

Christmas Trees

Are you still on the lookout for the "perfect" tree? Here is a roundup of tree farms and lots to check out. Some are reader suggestions and some are personal favorites! Check out all the the original post on facebook here. Whispering Pines, Oconto 3694 Airport Rd. Oconto, WI 54153 Enjoy a...

Volunteering With Your Kids

"Do what you can to show you care about other people, and you will make our world a better place." -- Rosalynn Carter There are so many benefits to volunteering, we truly are making the world a better place when we help others. For those of us that are parents, volunteering...