All posts by Janice Richardson

Playground Round-up

County Farm Park 2230 Platt Rd. This park’s large play structure is awesome for big kids while younger kids will enjoy the play tractor, sand area and swings. Take a walk through the prairie or woods on gravel paths and stop at the exercise stations to stretch. Two parking areas are available off of Medford

Making Spring Break Memories in Ann Arbor

So you’re staying in the area and still want to make Spring Break memorable for you and your family? Try out some of these ideas that are sure to make memories and into your kid’s Snapchat stories. 1. Go on a fairy door hunt around downtown Ann Arbor. Scattered around Ann Arbor are many whimsical

Easter basket Alternatives

Hurricane Reusable Water Balls This summer, make tying water balloon knots a thing of the past!  Hurricane Reusable Water Balls are soft silicone rubber balls that self-seal and fill in seconds when submerged in water.  Upon impact the water bursts out, soaking your target. They can withstand more than1000 throws. Ages 5+ | $9.99 |

Involving Children in the Kitchen

Preparing meals is a life skill for your children to master before they move out of your home, but what are the best ways to go about teaching them? Lilian Anderson, the owner of Sprouting Chefs, an Ann Arbor business that offers children’s cooking classes, shares some of her expertise. As a trained chef, registered