No Non-cents Nanna

Practical tips and advice for a family friendly lifestyle


5 Ways to Bring Unicorn Magic Home

What did the Unicorn Fairy leave under your pillow? Click HERE for Silver Unicorn Horn and Unicorn Wand

We know that a unicorn is a mythical creature; magic is an illusion and children grow up all too fast.

I say join your sons and daughters in their fantasies every so often. Here are 5 ideas to bring that unicorn magic home at least once upon a time.

There is a big surprise at The End.

1. Did the Unicorn Fairy leave your anything?

Click HERE for Gold Unicorn Horn and Unicorn Wand

Sh-h-h! Be sneaky about hiding a plush unicorn horn under your sleeping beauty’s pillow. READ MORE


Mystery Image: Kids Guessing Game #1

Can you guess what this mystery image is?

This post is the first in a series of guessing games: Mystery Image. Yes, it is kid friendly. Some mystery images are easy while others may be more difficult. The answers to my puzzle will be revealed later on.

Sometimes we need more information ( the full picture) to make a good choice.

1. Name this animal. What part of the animal do you see?

2. Do you know what kind of animal this is? What part do you see?

3. Do you know what animal this is?

4. Can you guess what animal it is in this image?

5. Can you guess what this is? The answer may surprise you.

6. M-m-m? Whatever can this be?

7. Can you identify this image?

The full image of our mystery image puzzle pieces is below. Will you sneak a peek? READ MORE


List of Things Kids Can Play Besides Video Games

What can kids play in the Summertime besides VIDEO GAMES? Help me make the long list.

Yes, there are plenty more things for kids to do besides sitting on their behinds playing video games this Summer.

Least we grown-ups forget or need someone else to validate that there is a wonderful life out there to enjoy, I thought I would ask my followers to contribute to a list.

  • I am going to post this on the social media I use asking for help to make this No Non-cents Nanna List.
  • When answers come in, I will post only the answers, no names, unless you direct me to your blog that contributes to great Summertime activities.
  • Let’s see what ideas are listed most often.
  • We can use all kinds of ideas for when the weather changes:
  1. When it is perfect outside
  2. When it is raining outsides
  3. When it is too hot outside
  4. Somethings that are FREE
  5. Somethings that are cheap
  6. Somethings you have to save up for.


From FACEBOOK Followers: Click HERE

  1. Swimming,
  2. biking,
  3. hiking,
  4. chores (lol)
  5. basketball,
  6. football
  7. skating,
  8. splash pad,
  9. kickball.
  10. read
  11. LARP
  12. Chores
  13. Read
  14. Paint Signs*

It looks like Facebook followers are ahead 14 to 0

*14. was inspired by a Colorado Springs Networking Friend: Sign Painting Party is so unique I just had to share -with permission from JenSAYtions READ MORE