January Is National Soup Month | 40+ Recipes

January is National Soup Month! Soup is such a versatile meal and can be prepared as many ways as you can think of. You can eat it alone or with salad, bread, crackers or sandwiches for a heartier meal. National Soup Month Do you have a soup recipe or blog post? Share it below so we can check it out. Shown above (clockwise from top left) 1. Slow cooker black bean soup 2. Cannellini bean, carrot + kale soup 3. Golden lentil barley soup 4. Coconut chickpea sweet potato soup 5. Better for you zuppa toscana Shown above (clockwise from […] Read more »

Rockefeller Center Ice Skating

Since January is National Skating Month, I want to share some videos and photos from our day of ice skating at Rockefeller Center in Manhattan. Rockefeller Center Ice Skating View the rest of the videos here. The Rink at Rockefeller Center was constructed in 1936, after Nelson Rockefeller found a new system that created artificial outdoor ice skating. It was an immediate tourist attraction and has become one of the most famous ice skating rinks in the world. My daughter Jacqueline If you’re a parent or grandparent, join our group for tons of great ideas from awesome bloggers! Read more »

January Is National Skating Month

January is National Skating Month, sponsored by US Figure Skating. It gives ice skating rinks, organizations and programs a chance to showcase and promote ice skating to families across the country. Ice skating is a wonderful way to keep your family fit! Check the US Figure Skating site for local rinks that you and your family can visit. National Skating Month Growing up in NYC, my mother took me to Abe Stark Ice Skating Rink dozens of times. I have wonderful memories of going there with her. She would always get hot chocolate for us and one of those big […] Read more »

Giveaways And Sweepstakes: $100 Amazon Or Paypal [ends 1/21]

I love bringing giveaways and sweepstakes to my readers, but I’m picky about which ones I participate in. I know you love cash and gift cards giveaways so I’m happy to bring you this one! Giveaways and Sweepstakes This giveaway is being hosted and sponsored by the very generous Amy from Amy & Aron’s Real Life Reviews. Guidelines One Winner – choice of Amazon or Paypal Open to World Wide Open until 11;59 PM January 21 There are daily bonus entries so please check back tomorrow. Share it with your family and friends, they’ll want to enter to win too! […] Read more »

Winter Writing Prompt

Using writing prompts in a fun way can spark creativity in young children. It gets them writing about a topic they may not have thought about before and helps them take notice of details. Print out this winter writing prompt and find out how you can get four more activity sheets below. Winter writing prompt This writing prompt can be printed multiple times. Only for personal use. Not be sold or added to a package of printable either for sale or free. Can be used in a blogging roundup with link back to this page. Click here to print out […] Read more »