Category Archives: Play

7 Awesome Kid Gift Ideas
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March 13, 2013 posted by Lindsay Ferrier

7 Awesome Kid Gift Ideas

If you have school age kids, you know the children’s birthday party drill all too well. As soon as you put your kid in preschool, the invitations come hard and…

How to Make Your Child a Reader
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February 26, 2013 posted by Lindsay Ferrier

How to Make Your Child a Reader

When I was a kid, I loved to read. ‘Loved’ really isn’t a strong enough word. I was obsessed with reading. It was all I wanted to do. I carried…

Best Winter Children’s Books EVER
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January 29, 2013 posted by Lindsay Ferrier

Best Winter Children’s Books EVER

“January is usually the worst month of the year,” my husband said this morning as he was getting ready for work. “But this year, it’s been great. We have our…

Winter Wonderland
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January 18, 2013 posted by Lindsay Ferrier

Winter Wonderland

There’s nothing that can put you in a bad mood quite like taking down the Christmas decorations and realizing you have at least two more months of cold, dreary, weather…

Together Counts. Seriously.
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February 23, 2012 posted by Lindsay Ferrier

Together Counts. Seriously.

Life is definitely busier around here than it used to be… but the last several years spent home with my kids have helped me to keep everything in perspective. I’m…

10 Halloween Family Movies That Rock
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October 17, 2011 posted by Lindsay Ferrier

10 Halloween Family Movies That Rock

I love Halloween, largely because it really ushers in the holiday season. We go all out celebrating it here at the Ferrier house, from the decorating to the after-school snacks…

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September 25, 2011 posted by Lindsay Ferrier

The Golden Season

We are now smack dab in the middle of my favorite time of year. FALL. After a long, hot summer, my family comes alive in the fall, along with the…

The Year of Us
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September 15, 2011 posted by Lindsay Ferrier

The Year of Us

Punky’s fourth year was a significant one. It was her last year at home with me and I did everything I could to make the most of it. Each day…

Our Fall Lullaby Mix
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September 5, 2011 posted by Lindsay Ferrier

Our Fall Lullaby Mix

When Punky was born, I bought an inexpensive CD player for her nursery. I stocked a shelf beside it with a few of the most peaceful CDs I had in…