- Other mothers started telling me pregnancy- and child-related horror stories. (Seriously, why do women do this?)
- I was treated a little differently at…
Added by Lauren Markman on September 3, 2014 at 6:38am — No Comments
Trying to plan a birthday party with 3 kids running around is rough. Today, I am sharing my planning methods that help me to be stress free and enjoy the planning process!
My daughter is turning 5 this December. I plan birthday parties months ahead of time because I get everything done without worrying about spending too much all at once, not finding certain decorations or anything I need at our local stores, making sure I order what I need with enough time to get here and send back…Continue
Added by Celeste Avina-Wilson on August 27, 2014 at 8:30pm — No Comments
When it comes to tile flooring, people have countless opportunities to pick the right one for them. There are just so many kinds and types of tile flooring that some people just can’t make up their minds on one and they end up with a serious mess. We must admit that the nice tile floor has a lot of…Continue
Added by Jane Wilson on August 6, 2014 at 7:35am — No Comments
The air is a source of live and we practically can't live without it. Without the amazing oxygen our life on this planet would be practically impossible. But we can't help but notice, that nowadays the quality of the air we breathe in has decreased significantly. This…Continue
Added by Jane Wilson on August 1, 2014 at 9:10am — No Comments
The spring is both a beautiful and a dangerous season, and it's fast approaching in Australia. From one side there's the beauty of the nature, because this is the time when the trees start blossoming and getting back to life, which makes everything look quite…Continue
Added by Jane Wilson on July 17, 2014 at 7:40am — No Comments
|Carole Lombard and Clark Gable…|
Added by Debby on July 16, 2014 at 12:54pm — No Comments
Taking care of a garden is a huge responsibility, but it's also the best possible way to get healthy vegetables and fruits without any chemicals in them. Also, many people think of the gardening as a hobby and something to do in their free time. Many of the people we…Continue
Instagram has taken the Internet by storm, and their latest update means you now have access to an entire new suite of tools to help you promote and increase brand recognition for your blog. For those of you who don’t use Instagram as actively as others, Instagram is an online mobile photo-sharing,…Continue
Added by Mom Bloggers Club on June 25, 2014 at 2:00pm — No Comments
When I was little, I had a stay-at-home Mom. She was home to give me a snack after school, took care of me when I was sick and spent hours devoting time to the PTA and the community to make a better life for us. (Thanks, Mom!) My Dad worked long hours, spent time working on the yard on the weekends and drove us to family functions on the weekends. (Thanks, Dad!)…
Added by Lauren Markman on June 11, 2014 at 6:38am — No Comments
WARNING: The following information is not recommended for people with weak hearts. What you are about to read can create an instant urge to run to the sink and clean your hands in anxiety.
When learning how to read and spell, children respond best to hands-on strategies. What better way to practice sight words than to use materials that will engage the visual, tactile, kinesthetic, and auditory senses.
Here is a list of my students’ and my own boys’ favorite ways to practice sight words and spelling. Check out astutehoot.com for even more great learning ideas for parents and teachers!
1. Sand or Salt…Continue
Added by Jennifer Zoglman on April 22, 2014 at 7:23pm — No Comments
It's no secret that parenting is hands-down one of THE hardest jobs on the planet. There are days when you love it and days when you want to turn in your notice and walk right out the door. The pay is…Continue
Added by Jennifer Marshall on March 13, 2014 at 10:01am — No Comments
Did you know that you can teach your child how to sort by color without spending a ton of money? Look around your house and you can easily find a wide variety of items that you can use to teach your child their colors. For example you can use cereal, gummy bears, articles of clothing, blocks, construction paper, and a variety of other object around…Continue
Added by Christy Garrett on March 4, 2014 at 7:02pm — No Comments
A few years ago when my son was four years old I managed 'Forest Friends Kindergarten'. I was an ECD teacher there, in fact I was also the principal, the domestic, the nurse, the driver, the secretary.... you get the picture.
Situated on the edge of the Tsitsikamma forest the venue for this…Continue
Added by Helen Hansen on February 20, 2014 at 4:04am — No Comments
Moms, we know the value of our role within our families. Although some days I find myself drifting to sleep feeling guilty about my growing disdain for housework, about losing my patience with the kids, about not being very proficient in the kitchen. Children, especially little ones don’t really have any idea about what moms do all day. And, for the most part they probably don’t really care. Which is okay. They are little. Moms are sort of like magic elves that work out of…Continue
Added by Jennifer Wennig on February 6, 2014 at 2:41pm — No Comments
Some of my favorite television shows are those set in the workplace. I love getting a sneak peek into worlds I haven’t experienced. And, since I haven’t worked regularly in an office for many years, I’m fascinated by the dynamics between the characters. Now, I know this is fiction. A lawyer or editor on a TV show is going to be exaggerated, dramatized, too snarky or silly or just plain scary (like Glenn Close’s character on Damage). We are looking for entertainment…Continue
Rebooting and redirecting my career with a series of proposed…
Added by Jennifer Wennig on January 30, 2014 at 10:05am — No Comments
No not me. This chick, Amy Glass.
This article popped up on my newsfeed this morning and as Luke was tossing his bananas and cereal onto the dogs back I thought, what a lovely morning read, lets see what she has to say...
One paragraph in and I was both giggling to myself at the stupidity of it all and just letting her words fuel my hate fire for her…Continue
Added by Lindsey Goggin on January 24, 2014 at 9:30am — No Comments
My little family moved 4 times in 4 years, but somehow every "house" felt like "home"... read today on the blog how we all can make our houses become homes! http://www.todaysthebestday.com/house-becomes-home/…Continue
Added by Danielle Davis on January 21, 2014 at 3:41pm — No Comments
When your stomach pains you, what do you do? There are a number of ailments that can cause discomfort, sometimes even severe pain. The distress can come and go, last a few days, or continue on for hours. An episode can erupt quickly after a meal, as a reaction to a prescription,…Continue
Added by Cynthia ~ The Girlz Korner on January 14, 2014 at 2:09pm — No Comments