[#Shopping] Teaching Tweens How to do Holiday Shopping on a Budget

Last week, I took out tween reporters Maddy, Sophia and Olivia to Family Dollar’s Holiday Extravaganza event.  We were given a challenge to shop for the holidays using $50 in gift cards provided.  The girls were definitely up for it and started piling gifts for their siblings, cousins, amigos, themselves and the less-fortunate family their […]

Merida and Her & Mum – A Princess Lesson for us All

Brave Review I’ve been excited to see Disney/Pixar’s new movie, Brave (view my previous post).  I was thrilled for Pixar’s first female main character and that she turned out to be a unique princess outside of the more standard Disney princess past.  I went into the theatre expecting a great learning experience for my tween […]