If you are like many people, you might dream of being able to stay at home all day rather than going to work. You might have kids who you would like to stay at home with, or you might just hate the rat race that can go along with working a traditional job.…Continue
Added by Sophia Belnap on January 5, 2018 at 5:30pm — No Comments
Winter is a beautiful season but the chilly weather brings some health hazards. It is important to get prepared for the weather or you can get sick pretty quickly. The kids are more sensitive than the adults so they need extra care so that they can stay warm, cozy and…
Added by Emma Miah on November 18, 2017 at 6:09am — No Comments
Down the train steps, I went. " I am HOMELESS and HUNGRY can you please HELP" read the sign. He looked to be in his late teens perhaps early twenties but I just glanced in a rush,…Continue
Added by Mari Corona on November 12, 2017 at 11:39am — No Comments
Daylight Savings Time is here, did you enjoy your extra hour? This change among other things helps signal that the Holiday season is once again upon us. Time to start preparing for what…Continue
Added by Mari Corona on November 5, 2017 at 11:43am — No Comments
Bloggers Challenge to share: 5 Things That IRK Me, From Petty To Principal…Continue
Added by Niedria Kenny on November 2, 2017 at 8:30pm — No Comments
The trope of middle class parents forcing their kids to appreciate music by taking piano lessons is a cliché that is easily over a century old. While we parents have often sat through piano recitals that were probably as cringeworthy for us as for our kids, a good part of the…Continue
Added by Rachael Murphey on October 30, 2017 at 12:13pm — No Comments
I have this friend.
She's amazing and talented...but the only one who doesn't see that is her. But she will find her way back because I will remind her often how great she is.
Around that same time that I felt…Continue
Added by Rebecca Flansburg on October 30, 2017 at 6:00am — No Comments
I'm going to jump right into this one just because I am so passionate about this next statement.
Stop teaching your kids to be so nice and polite to adults. Stop teaching them that the "teacher" is to be respected always and stop teaching them to "just go with the program".…Continue
Added by Mari Corona on October 29, 2017 at 2:39pm — No Comments
Added by Hoa Giusti on October 27, 2017 at 11:16am — No Comments
One of the toughest things with bringing up kids is figuring out how involved you should get in their school life. Moms can’t know best about everything – and schools are (ideally) staffed with teaching and learning experts who should grow to understand your little one and figure out how to help…Continue
Added by Marilyn on October 4, 2017 at 2:30pm — No Comments
Since having kids, my car has taken on a life of it’s own. No matter how hard I try, it becomes a landfill in a matter of hours. Between school drop off and pickups, traveling to Cub Scouts and dance lessons, and of course, constant trips to the grocery story, pediatrician and pharmacy, we spend an average of two hours per day in the car.
My husband and I have a
long-standing argumentfriendly debate about how to keep a car clean. As in, he thinks we can and I think it’s…
Added by Jennifer Weedon Palazzo on September 20, 2017 at 8:21am — No Comments
Imagination and Creative Play for Kids
Imagination is the door that leads to endless possibilities. Imaginative play encourages cognitive and social development in children. Through it, kids learn creativity, how to think outside the box and be resourceful.
Without realizing it, they are learning about the world. They learn skills to manipulate materials, express themselves (both verbally and…Continue
Added by Bobbi on August 21, 2017 at 7:30pm — No Comments
My child wakes up in the morning, I hug him and kiss him But then what....
Loads of instructions will start from morning till he goes to bed.
Of course they are to guide him, motivate him, direct him But some instructions are repeated day in and out, persistent.
I have a friend who is obsessed with sustainable issues that she is every minute directing, redirecting or persistently repeating her instructions. With 3 kids…Continue
Added by Niyati Mehta on August 18, 2017 at 4:59pm — No Comments
Integrating healthy foods into your child's diet can be challenging. Children haven't fully developed their palettes like adults have. This is important because it can be attributed to why your child is being a picky eater. Also, this is why you need to encourage the child to add new flavors to his or her…Continue
Added by Rachael Murphey on August 14, 2017 at 3:02pm — No Comments
When children are growing up, it is important that they get the best nourishment. Everything ranging from the diet to their surroundings plays a crucial part in their health and building character. Adequate sleep is also essential for physical as well as mental health of children. It is important that they get peaceful sleep so that they can stay energetic and…
Added by Emma Miah on August 11, 2017 at 3:39am — No Comments
Many parents think that when their young child becomes a toddler they're in less danger of household accidents thanks to their increased motor control. However, because toddlers are curious and have the ability to move around on their own, they are prone to a new host of accidents,…Continue
Added by Rachael Murphey on August 9, 2017 at 1:07pm — No Comments
HEY SUNBUTTER! He Likes It!
It would be awfully selfish of me if I didn’t share this tidbit of information with Mom Bloggers Club. As much as I would like to be the keeper of this secret, I just can’t. It’s totally worth sharing, and you can thank me later. Unless of course, it was…Continue
Added by Niedria Kenny on August 3, 2017 at 3:09am — No Comments
Gardening is a great summertime activity. It can also be a lot of fun to do with kids. However, working with kids in the garden is much different than doing it on your own. This is why you should know a few tips on gardening with kids to help make this a great experience for everyone.
Choose the Right Time of Day
Many times kids will get hotter than adults. The summer heat can be brutal which is why you should schedule your gardening for either in the morning…Continue
Added by Aniya Misca on July 5, 2017 at 3:02am — No Comments
We recently visited Legoland CA in Carlsbad near San Diego, CA and I thought I would share 20 Legoland Tips to make your trip awesome!
Added by Jessica Briggs on July 3, 2017 at 12:00pm — No Comments