If my kids spend every day this summer in the kiddie pool, I think I will call it a good summer.
$5 plastic pool used 4 summers in a row = $5 well spent
She will start kindergarten in a couple of months, and we’ll have plenty of time for plans and activities then.
I write a little about parenting at AlphaMom, and I recently wrote about:
Sail into Summer with Ice Cube Boats – a summertime craft you won’t have to keep.
Claiming Small Victories – “When your child is tired and hungry on the way home, it’s a small victory to find the bag of dry cereal you left in the car three weeks earlier. Win.”
Affirm Your Child’s Heart Through Play Time – Like one friend told me, when you talk to your son, “He’s not your little boy, he’s your big boy.”