Should Black History Month Really be A Thing?

Should Black History Month Really be A Thing?

There are some people that strongly believe in Black history and diversity but do not believe that Black History Month should be a thing. Is it really important or is it counterproductive?

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28 Acts of Kindness Ideas That Kids Can Do

28 Acts of Kindness Ideas That Kids Can Do

Raising your children to be kind humans is one of the greatest contributions you can make to this world. But this isn’t always an easy task because we can’t force anyone to be kind, not even our kids! What we can do is show them how easy it is to do something kind for someone else and that being kind can be really fun.

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Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Quotes Kids Should Learn (Besides “I Have a Dream”)

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Quotes Kids Should Learn (Besides “I Have a Dream”)

For most of us, when we think of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., we think of the iconic “I have a dream” speech. Many of us can quote portions of it and we probably read the words with Dr. King’s voice in our minds. But, Dr. King had many words of wisdom that we still desperately need today. Check out these 15 MLK quotes every kid should learn!

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Celebrate Love With These Kid-Approved Valentine's Day Traditions

Celebrate Love With These Kid-Approved Valentine's Day Traditions

I've always been a fan of Valentine's Day and not as a romantic holiday. I think it's because my parents always made it a special day for us, they made it about family and showing love to one another. I know, I know, we can show each other love any day (and we should) but I don't think you can ever go wrong with a special day that's all about expressing our love. I appreciated how my parents celebrated Valentine's Day with us and I plan to do the same with my son.

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50 Kid-Friendly Jokes That Will Have the Whole Family Laughing

50 Kid-Friendly Jokes That Will Have the Whole Family Laughing

One of my favorite things to do with kids is telling jokes or have them make up their own. I'm not sure if it's because laughter from kids is so joy-giving or if it's that I just really like a good corny joke (and let's be honest, most kid jokes are). But, either way, telling some jokes with kids is usually a whole lot of fun. So, the next time you're looking to pass some time with kids, try telling some jokes from this list of 50 kid-friendly jokes that the whole family can enjoy! 

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Simple Ways To Make a Single Mom's Mother's Day Extra Special

 Simple Ways To Make a Single Mom's Mother's Day Extra Special

Whatever the reason or whatever her story, the single mom may not experience the celebration of Mother's Day in the same way as most mothers with partners.

She probably won't get breakfast in bed, flowers or even a gift. It's not likely that she'll get the afternoon off to have some "me" time or be told "Happy Mother's Day" from the person she created humans with. 

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