Tag: children

5 Tasty & Timely Recipes for Spring Break Snacking

5 Tasty Recipes for Spring Break Snacking

When kids are off from school for any period of time, it seems like they can empty out a pantry faster than you could even think possible. It’s important to have quick and easy snack recipes in your arsenal to keep those tummies full. Here are five tasty recipes for Spring Break snacking. 1) Deep Dish Pizza Cupcakes  […]

6 Spring Break Crafts for Families on a Budget

6 Spring Break Crafts for Families on a Budget

For many families, Spring Break is a big time for travel. However, between the cost of airfare, hotel accommodations, activities, and other travel expenses, traveling is not always an option for families on a budget. Rather than your kids hanging around the house all Spring Break zoning out watching television, check out these six spring break crafts! […]

The 2014 Direct Energy Charity Roundup

The 2014 Direct Energy Charity Roundup

It’s been a wonderful year here at Direct Energy, and we are glad we were able to give back this year through our social media efforts. In May, we donated $1 to the USO for every letter written to a USO serviceman or woman through our Facebook form. In September, we supported Child Advocates’ 30th anniversary by donating […]

4 Fun Activities for Kids Over Winter Break

4 Fun Activities for Kids Over Winter Break

Christmas is over….now what? If you’re anything like me, you want to make the most of the winter break. We cram in all of our plans before Christmas – shopping, cooking, wrapping gifts, preparing for out-of-town guests, and visiting with family and friends. By December 26th, I’m spent. At this point, I think everyone should spend […]

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7 Tips for Staying Healthy During the Holidays

The holidays are a wonderful time full of fun, festivities, and holiday cheer. Unfortunately, they also fall right in the middle of cold and flu season. With the cold weather, kids in school, and immune systems down from being stressed or overtired, sickness seems to spread like wildfire when we’re wanting to have fun the […]