Groupon started in 2008 but it took me a while to jump on the bandwagon. The concept is simple – many people buy into a specific product or service at a designated price, and everyone gets a pretty great discount. Unfortunately, most businesses restricted the times and dates you could redeem your Groupon coupons, which made things frustrating for consumers.
Even though we’re home significantly more right now, it seems like we have less time than ever. Meal delivery boxes are a great way to take some thinking out of dinner, something that everyone can agree we need right now. With so many companies jumping into the market, however, which meal delivery boxes are the best for families?
When I told my husband about the Ducks in Wisconsin during our vacation a few years back, he was confused at how excited I was. “We have ducks in Illinois”, he said, half-jokingly, but those aren’t the kind of ducks I meant.
These are the Ducks to which I am referring:
Whether your kids are learning at home or they’re back in the classroom, a little extra help with reading is never a bad thing. Fortunately, we live in an age when apps to help with reading are increasingly common and better than they ever have been. From preschool on up, there are tools available right now for your tablet or phone that can dramatically improve your child’s reading success.
If your kid loves dinosaurs and reading about them as much as mine, you’re sure to want to pick up a few of these books! While we love picture and story books, especially when they were younger, we also appreciate non-fiction dinosaur books. It’s important to us as parents that our children love reading both fiction and non-fiction, and reading about dinosaurs is a great place to start!
The Saint Louis Zoo has brought us something that has made my 7 year old’s dreams come true – dinosaurs!! Now don’t tell my kid this, but we had actually planned our trip to the St. Louis zoo before we even realized it would happen right after the exhibit opened. Despite living only 90 minutes from St. Louis, my kids had never been. Now I’m not sure how we’ll ever top a trip that included dinosaurs!