Happy Back to Hogwarts Day! September 1st marks the day all young wizards and witches return to Hogwarts to begin their studies for the new year. It's a big day in Harry Potter world! Come see how Harry prepares!

Back to Hogwarts Day for Harry Potter

Happy Back to Hogwarts Day! September 1st is always a happy day in the Wizarding World! The kids return to Hogwarts to begin a new year of studies. Harry Potter sees it as returning home, as it is the place he feels loved and accepted. He definitely cannot wait to get away from the Dursley…

Surprising your kids with a big vacation is such an exciting experience for parents. However, it can be overwhelming trying to make it the best experience ever without spoiling the surprise ahead of time. Whether you're going to Universal Studios Wizarding World of Harry Potter, any of the Disney Parks or other large dream vacations, keep these tips in mind when revealing the big news to your kids (and maybe spouse!)

8 Tips to Surprise Your Kids with a Harry Potter Vacation

Surprising your kids with a big vacation is such an exciting experience for parents. However, it can be overwhelming trying to make it the best experience ever without spoiling the surprise ahead of time. Whether you’re going to Universal Studios Wizarding World of Harry Potter, any of the Disney Parks or other large dream vacations,…

Geek Quiet Books for Geeky Kids - get them started right! DIY projects for great inspiration!

DIY Geeky Quiet Books for Kids

Moms of toddlers know that keeping them occupied during times when we need them to be quiet can be tricky. Church, doctor’s appointments, school appointments, etc., all require some planning for quiet time. Snacks, electronics, books – we’ve tried them all, haven’t we? Hmm…. if only someone made Geeky Quiet Books for kids …. Quiet…

Look at all the great Harry Potter inspired free fonts! Perfect for our birthday party invites and scrapbook pages!

Free Harry Potter Fonts

It’s no secret that I love a good font, or that I love Harry Potter. So combining the two to bring you Free Harry Potter fonts is a win-win for all of us! These fonts aren’t cannon. While many use these in the community, some of them listed are ones that I felt brought the…

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child -- FINALLY! New Harry Potter ..... but is it worth the read?

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child: Review

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child — FINALLY! New Harry Potter ….. but is it worth the read? First, because I don’t want to release any spoilers to those who come just to get a sneak peek, I’ll share some of the Harry Potter and the Cursed Child release party photos at Barnes and Noble….

Check out these geeky sock puppet ideas for when your kids are SOOOOO bored by their school holiday freedom! (and face it -you want to play with them, too!)

Geek-Inspired Sock Puppet Crafts for Kids

School breaks are a time when kids are SOOOOOOO bored from all their freedom. While I’m not a fan of scheduling every hour of a holiday with activities ’round the clock, I love having activities in an idea box ready to go if our imagination has gone kaput and we’re in hour three of the…