Ok, this may be overzealous of us, but we have scoured the inter webs, the local toy stores, the random party stores, and everywhere in between to bring you THE most complete, the most amazing, the truly seriously best stocking stuffer list ever created. We have read all other lists, every year, and always find […]Read more "CoolKid Gift Guide: The Best Stocking Stuffer List EVER"
Epic beaches, foodie paradise, temperate weather, quirky attractions, animal encounters…. San Luis Obispo and the Central Coast have it all! This is a perfect weekend getaway for any CoolKid, ready to explore! San Luis Obispo feels remote and removed from the mainstream cities of San Francisco and Los Angeles, and though it is equidistant between […]Read more "CoolKid Globetrotter: San Luis Obispo and the Central Coast"
Here at CoolKid we are all about embracing the moments as they come, but also setting aside the time to plan for the ones on the horizon. Summer is no different. As the old saying goes, fail to plan and you will plan to fail. I can confidently assume that no mama wants to fail […]Read more "CoolKid Top 10: Ways to Win Summer"
We are always on the hunt for a deal- whether its a free exhibit, discount event tickets, cheap flights, kids eat free and any other way to take our larger than average family out to give them experiences that will teach them and show them little pieces of our world. Our next big endeavor is […]Read more "CoolKid Globetrotter: Spotting and Securing Deals for Large Family Travel"
whew! 2017 flew by, especially the christmas rush, the blink and you miss it New Year’s Eve, the cleanup, the declutter, the deep clean. there is always something to accomplish, a box to check, a task to tackle. don’t get me wrong, over at coolkid we are doing all the things to start this year […]Read more "CoolKid Lifestyle: New Year, New Resolve"
Here at CoolKid, we pride ourselves on turning the ordinary into the extraordinary. Being average isn’t good enough, it is always worth the extra effort to see the glimmer of excitement in the eyes of our children when we manage to go the extra mile. Christmas is 30 days away and what better way to […]Read more "CoolKid Gifted: 20 Best Stocking Stuffer Ideas for Kids of All Ages"
Reading is such an integral part of understanding the world around us, and with five children, I have tried every tool imaginable. From letter flash cards to Kumon, we have tried it all! Here are the top 5 resources that led to fluent reading and comprehension. Reading Aloud: We have been reading aloud to our […]Read more "CoolKid Tested: Top 5 Resources for Teaching Children to Read"