Category Archives: Children

Our Family’s New Addition

As I wait for my corned beef and cabbage to finish cooking in the crock pot, I bring you our latest news. We got a puppy. It was a huge event in the Flying Giggles household because 1) I knew all responsibility would lie in my hands and 2) I already have too much on my plate. ...

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JumpStart Online Virtual World – Review and Giveaway

JumpStart, the online 3D virtual world for children ages 3 to 12 is a huge hit with my daughter Aiyana (age 4). JumpStart consists of different areas that provide fun and learning as the player earns stars to progress to new lands and coins to use to purchase items for their Jumpeez. When the ...

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My Carry Potty: The Potty Training Necessity

Potty training is one of the events parents cannot wait to jump into. No more diapers. No more diaper bag to lug around and for me, the most important factor was no more public bathroom diaper changing tables! And then, reality sets in - because potty ...

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CHOC’s Walk in the Park at Disneyland Resort

My alarm went off at 4 am. For a second, I was confused. But, then I rolled out of bed and jumped in the shower. I stumbled through the house and woke up Aiyana. Talk about a morning person. Her sentences flew out at 60 mph and did not stop until we arrived at Disneyland. Her ...

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Change Behavior With Praise

How do you feel when someone praises you for a job well done? How do you feel when someone comments about how much they enjoy reading your post? What type of feeling arise when you are complimented on your parenting style? How does it feel when your family compliments your home cooked meal or when people express how ...

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Speaking of Memories…

Yesterday, when we pulled up to Joe's Crab Shack, Aiyana said she remembered going there before. This is not a restaurant we drive by frequently, it is near my parents house.The last time we paid a visit to Joe's was New Year's Eve, when Aiyana was 2.She remembered there is a ...

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Words of Wisdom

As I was driving Aiyana to preschool yesterday, we were talking about our busy day.We needed to stop to pick up flowers for teacher appreciation week.After school we were going to lunch to celebrate Grandpa's birthday.And we wanted to leave flowers at my grandparent's graveside.Suddenly, I remembered ...

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KinderCare’s Summer Day-Camp: Developed For Children By Children

While growing up, I always imagined what it would be like to go to summer camp. I remember watching movies and seeing the kids board buses to start ...

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Izzy B Designs: The Most Adorable Giveaway!

There is something special about homemade-boutique style clothing. When done right, the clothes just scream out - adorable! That is exactly what I am hearing from Izzy B Designs' ...

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Uh-Oh, It Is Too Quiet!

How many times have your children been too quiet? You know the quiet I am talking about, the silence in the air that makes you wonder exactly what those kids are up to. The kind of silence that makes you stop in your tracks and investigate what they are doing because usually, when they are ...

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