Monthly Archives: September 2017

  1. Trends We Love: Kids' Fitness through Active Play

    Trends We Love: Kids' Fitness through Active Play

    The American Academy of Pediatrics recommends children ages 6 and up get at least 60 minutes of physical activity every day. You could take the kids out to do calisthenics and laps around the house. But wouldn't it be more fun to find an activity that strengthens their bodies, challenges their minds, and brings you all together as a family? This seems to be exactly what our awesome community of fun-loving families had in mind as, for the second year in a row, the top trend of the year becomes clear: toys that promote physical fitness and playing together.

    The physical benefits of active play are obvious – that's something you can't miss as you take breather on a park bench while the kids run tireless circles around the park. In addition to maintaining physical fitness and a healthy weight, regular active play boos

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  2. Finding Love with Hide & Seek Rock Painting

    Finding Love with Hide & Seek Rock Painting

    Ready to spread some peace, love and happiness in your community? Or how about giving an unsuspecting stranger an inspirational message during a difficult time? The Hide & Seek Rock Painting Kit by Creativity for Kids helps you do just that, and much more.

    Designed for ages 6-96, this inspiring craft kit is a great activity the whole family can be involved in! The idea is simple...paint a rock with an inspirational message/picture, hide indoors or outdoors around your neighborhood or community, then track your rock on social media with a hashtag and tracking stickers included in the kit!

    Rock painting has become a nationwide phenomenon after its creation by a mother in Ohio who lost her daughter to cancer. To help herself get through this enormous loss, she started painting rocks with replicas of her child's art work and hid

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  3. The "Greeting Card For Your Yard"

    The "Greeting Card For Your Yard"

    Happy Fall y’all! Today officially welcomes the start of a beautiful new season. As we probably all know, the South doesn’t get to truly experience everything that Fall has to offer. In other areas of the world, the weather will start cooling down, leaves will change to beautiful shades of yellow and orange, and it will soon be time to break out the scarves and coats. We still have a couple of warm months left to look forward to. We really can’t complain though because that means we get to have fun in the sun even longer! With the weather in the upper 80’s and the leaves remaining their vibrant shades of green, it’ll take a little creativity to get in the Fall spirit.

    Every southern home needs a festive flag for their front porch or garden! There’s no better way to kick off the start of a new season than by hanging one of Evergreen’s beautiful flags. Their extensive line of Fall themed flags will have you ready to throw on your flann

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