Painted Captain Underpants Pumpkin – Jays Sweet N Sour Life – Single Mum, Parents Article

Skip the mess and create your very own Painted Captain Underpants Pumpkin this Halloween. In celebration of Dreamworks’s The Spooky Tales of Captain Underpants: Hack-A-Ween Halloween special streaming now on Netflix! The girls and I made our very own Captain Underpants Pumpkin. We are sharing how your family can create their very own Captain Underpants Halloween Pumpkin below. My family was recently gifted a Captain Underpants pumpkin kit from Dreamworks and Netflix. This kit included a red cape, paint, paintbrushes…

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Keep Kids Safe This Halloween – Parents Article

4 October, 2019Halloween tends to polarise opinion, doesn’t it?  Some people (like me) love it whilst others just want to lock their doors, switch their lights off and wait for 1st November.  Certainly, over the years here in the UK we have seen a growth in the celebration and commercialism of this pagan festival and trick or treating is a big part of that.If you let your kids go out and about on All Hallows’ Eve (to give it the…

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Happy Death Day: Dark Harbor Celebrates Ten Years Of Terror – Single Dad, Parents Article

*** I was provided free tickets and express lane to the mazes, as well as access to the cabanas for the 2019 Dark Harbor.  While I was provided these amenities for free, all the thoughts expressed herein are my own.*** “If the world comes to an end, I want to be in Cincinnati. Everything comes there ten years later.” – Mark Twain 10 years is a significant step in anything.  I remember when my daughter said she was turning the…

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Navigating Halloween – Dad’s Awesome Life – Single Dad, Parents Article

It’s here. No, not Christmas; Halloween! The one time of the year we allow our kids to walk up to a stranger’s house, ask for candy, then actually eat it not knowing where it came from! Madness, candy from strangers? Yes, and despite what the year 2018 will tell you, Halloween is safe. It’s safe when you do your homework. As parents, we’re always adapting and calling audibles at the line based on what we see in front of us.…

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Feelings Don’t Have to Be Scary – Parents Article

Feelings Don’t Have to Be ScaryFeelings can be challenging, but when we teach kids skills to deal with them, life gets immeasurably easier. Allowing feelings to be experienced, processed and then, let go…builds healthy, happy people. Stifling, shushing, or silencing feelings leads to all kinds of potential problems such as stress, explosiveness, depression, anxiety and a host of other issues.Halloween-Themed ResourcesWe have a ton of free and paid resources for Halloween. Listed below are all of our products, posts and…

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