{Mommy Mondays} Trick or Treat for UNICEF

Halloween, Beyond the Candy (Family Features) Kids and adults alike look forward to Halloween each year. From the costumes, to the sweet treats, there’s plenty to get excited about. But Halloween also provides the perfect opportunity for kids to get involved in the community as well. Use these tips to help your child think of the holiday as yet another way to spread a festive spirit, with less emphasis on candy, and more emphasis on giving back. Collect donations for {Read More}

{Mommy Mondays} Go Batty with Watermelons!

Boo-tiful Halloween Carvings Tiki Mask Table DecorationJack O’MelonBat Jack O’Melon (Family Features) This Halloween, why not put a fun twist on pumpkin carving by making some Jack O’Melons? Watermelons carve up boo-tifully, and you can eat the fruit right away, making it easy to scare up some delicious Halloween fun. This Bat Jack O’Melon, Tiki Mask, and Jack O’Melon man can add a frightfully fun touch to a Halloween party – and the whole family can help carve them. To {Read More}

Mommy Mondays

Mommy Mondays is a new feature on Sitter Scoop.  Each week you will find an activity that moms can do with their children.  The activites will include recipes, crafts, outings and more. With Halloween quickly approaching, I thought these spiders made from clay would be a great activity for the kids this week.  Everyone knows that spiders scare me to death and I am not ashamed to say that I will jump on a chair or pull over my car {Read More}