Monthly Archives: July 2013

Teaching Kids the Art of Getting Dressed

While most of you know me as the voice behind the Kids Formal blog, I am also a wife and mother and I struggle with many of the same issues all of you do too. As a mother of two boys, one of whom is 5 and full of energy, one of my constant struggles […]

Do Clothes Really Make a Person? While I do think it is important to take pride in how you present yourself to the world, I don’t necessarily believe that you can judge a “book by its cover” or a person by his/her clothes, in this case. However, what I do believe is that you can […]

Ways to Spend Quality Time With Your Children

One of the most important things you can do as a parent is make time for your children. This used to go without saying, but with all of the technology out there today, more and more families are letting go of their family time together. In years past, the only thing that really stood in […]

Fun Beat-the-Heat Summer Outings for Kids

Blah…that’s how I feel right now. It’s the middle of July and the temperatures are well over 100°F here at my house. This isn’t just a one-day deal either. Every summer, the months of July and August are by far the hottest with horrible daytime temperatures. It’s just way too hot for the kids to […]