Eat Your US History Homework with Revolutionary Honey-Jumble Cookies

Guest post by Ann McCallum, Eat Your Homework Books

For back-to-school this year, try something revolutionary. Digest some delicious learning by making your own batch of Revolutionary Honey-Jumble Cookies!

How do you help your children transition from the hazy days of summer to the busy schedule of the fall? With hands-on (and mouths-on) learning, kids will be excited and engaged when they go back to school. Many years ago Benjamin Franklin said, “Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I

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The Me, Me, Me Epidemic: A Step-by-Step Guide to Raising Capable, Grateful Kids in an Over-Entitled World

Guest post by Betsy Goldstein, Six O’Clock Scramble Content Manager

When my kids were much younger, we went to see a show at a local children’s theater.  I don’t recall the name of the show but I remember the main character was a young girl who was totally cute and full of personality, but also very self-centered.  There was one song she sang where she belted out “Everything should be about ME, ME, ME!”  At the end of the show, there was a lesson conveyed about being aware of those

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Keep Cool with Refreshing Flavored Water Recipes

Now that we’re in the throes of the summer heat, we know how important it is to stay hydrated. The best (and most obvious) way to do that is to drink water. 

“Ugh…Not more water,” you may say. ”It’s boring, uninspiring, and flavorless.” 

You may prefer the sweet taste of juice, the fizziness of soda, or even the caffeine jolt you get from coffee.  While it’s okay to have all of those drinks in moderation, they aren’t usually as hydrating or beneficial to your body as

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The Best Homemade Kids’ Snacks on the Planet: A Cookbook All Moms Need

Do you find that when you’re preparing snacks for your kids, you end up giving them the same couple of things over and over? Is your snack drawer full of processed or packaged foods simply because they’re quick and easy? 

If you’re in a snacktime rut, I have the most AMAZING resource for you. My friend Laura Fuentes of Momables (which sends weekly healthy lunch menus) has tackled snack-time in a new book, The Best Homemade Kids’ Snacks on the Planet. It has over 200 recipes and

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