Six Ways to Survive Snow Days with Kids

Well friends, it looks like the Polar Vortex is back again this year. My school age kids have had a whopping four hours of school this week, which means they’re basically on their third week of winter break.

A little planned time off is fun. A day of unplanned time off is okay. But two snow days in a row can make for a bad case of cabin fever. Add to it a malfunctioning furnace that forced us into one room of our house, huddled around the space heater, and the kids weren’t the ones climbing the walls. Read More Six Ways to Survive Snow Days with Kids

Winter 2014: Seriously? Four Things to Do Until You Feel Warm Again

Oh hey — let’s talk some more about this weather that has slammed the Midwest and east coast this year, shall we?  Read More Winter 2014: Seriously? Four Things to Do Until You Feel Warm Again

Weekly Puzzle: Winter Wonderland Word Find

Thinking warm thoughts isn’t working anymore. (Stupid polar vortex or whatever they’re calling the current storm.) At least you can warm up your brain by trying to find all the winter-related words in the puzzle below! Read More Weekly Puzzle: Winter Wonderland Word Find