Family Friendly Finds from Around the Web

It’s Tuesday, so here’s your list of the best stuff popping up around the web.


Ever laid your head down at night and realized you barely looked your children in the eye all day, despite being with them all day?  If so, be sure to check out 10 Creative Ways to Make Time for Your Kids.  There’s a wealth of good information to be had.

What’s your take on the emerging video birth announcement trend – cool keepsake or way too time-consuming to actually do (especially with a newborn to prepare for and take care of).

The decline of creativity in America’s kids is a hot topic.  For some tangible tips on how to address the issue at home, see this excellent post, 10 Simple Ways to Raise Creative Kids (my favorite is #3).

This frame wallpaper for children’s art is one DIY that’s worth doing over and over again.

Finally today, 75 Books that Build Character [in kids] is a post that could possibly result in a whole new library at my house.