Family Activities

Writing Personal History

I would really like to write a personal history for my children and grandchildren but it seems overwhelming. How do I begin and what should I include? I often find myself saying “I remember when ……” and sharing a memory , so I decided to begin writing short “I...

What Makes a Family Happy?

What is your secret to a happy family? Dr. Scott Haltzman, author of the book "The Secrets of Happy Families, says there a 4 keys to building a family that will be truly happy. 1. Happy families know who they are. When your family agrees on its core values and...

Chicken on a Nest Treat

Chicken on a Nest Treat

This is a fun and easy activity to do with your children for Easter or Springtime. You’ll need: Ingredients for Rice Krispie Marshmallow Treats (recipe below)                                 Jellybeans                                                                   ...

Fun Family Dinners

Fun Family Dinners

With our hectic lifestyles it's often difficult to get all the family to sit down to dinner together. But it is worth the effort because the communication that occurs over the course of eating a meal together can lead to greater understanding between grandparents,...