best educatinal apps

Favorite Educational Apps

September 2, 2016 Jennifer Vincent 0
My kids would play on their tablets for hours if I let them! Not only do I try and limit how much screen time they have, I pay close attention to which apps they have on […]
UWLC Success by 6

United Way of Lake County Success by 6

August 27, 2015 Melissa Haak 0
Success in kindergarten, and beyond, starts the day your baby comes homes from the hospital. Children who have educational experiences and exposure to things like books, music, and language, are more prepared to succeed in […]

Summer Fun for Toddlers

June 25, 2014 Melissa Haak 0
Toddler parents take heed! We have been invaded! School’s out and big kids have invaded all our favorite locations. For my toddler and preschooler that is super fun and exciting, big kids! Not just their older sister and brother are home but all the neighborhood kids and there are big kids to help them and dote on them everywhere they go. […]
old world wisconsin

Old World Wisconsin {Worth The Trip}

July 5, 2013 Loralie 1
Little House on the Prairie, Anne of Green Gables, Little Women… these were the stories that captured my imagination as a child.  I would daydream of life in the country; my face stained with blackberry […]
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October 24, 2012 Melissa Haak 1
Melissa Haak Creator/Editor-in-Chief {Grayslake} “Mom in Charge” Melissa once lived in heels and dreamed of traveling the world, but these days she lives in her minivan and dreams of a clean kitchen. A passionate localist, […]