Zaid and Aziz, our photo contest winner, jan 2017: Personalized Kids Plates by Randesign

Our new photo contest winner: Zaid and Aziz!

Our thanks and congratulations to Zaid and Aziz of California for being our first Photo Contest winners of 2017! Mom, Katie, sent in the photo with the caption, “Our little boys eating breakfast off their personalized plates.” For privacy and safety reasons, we won’t publish the last name here. But, we are going to reach […]

Kids can be your sanity saver this holiday season

The Holiday Sanity Saver: 3 Great Ideas to Implement When Your Kids Are Pulling on your Apron Strings

Here it is, holiday season. To many, the thoughts of the happy family gathering ’round the perfectly set dinner table, perfectly coiffed kids, and relatives patiently awaiting the well-timed (and perfectly browned) turkey is a far-fetched vision of a hoped-for realty. For the rest of us–well, likely all of us, and definitely those of us […]

all you can eat buffet

3 Reasons to Keep Your Kids Away from the All-You-Can-Eat Buffet

I still cringe when I think back to our family vacation, 2013, and the shocked look on my then 7 year olds face as we watched another child attack the all-you-can-eat buffet with reckless abandon. I’m not sure if it was the sheer quantity of quickly consumed nuggets, the slow drip of the cheesy goo oozing […]