Added by Dea Lenihan on November 23, 2015 at 1:30am — No Comments
"... and a little child shall lead the way."
One day, the kids and I were running errands when we came to a stop light where a hungry and homeless man was standing and asking for change. Normally, I'd grab some coins to give, but didn't have anything in our usual spot. I started fumbling around to find more change when he decided to move on down the line of cars. Before I could catch…Continue
Added by Jazelle on November 18, 2015 at 8:30am — No Comments
In the event that your children are beginning to take in the nuts and bolts of shapes and attraction and you're pondering, "Is there a toy that consolidates both and my children can at present have a ton of fun while adapting?" Well, the answer is attractive squares.Continue
Added by Dawn Wells on November 16, 2015 at 5:47am — No Comments
This delightful craft is made with real cinnamon and makes the house smell delicious for the season.
Added by Dea Lenihan on November 12, 2015 at 5:00pm — No Comments
Originally posted at: Just Playing House.
I know the best way to reward kids is to praise them immediately following the good behavior. This recognition is a given at our house. However, sometimes I like to randomly surprise them and go above and beyond to recognize what they've done. Especially when they aren't expecting it!
Call me crazy, but I'm tired of rewarding my kids with time to play video games or watch You Tube. Our…Continue
Added by Emily Graham on November 3, 2015 at 12:30pm — No Comments
We went to Little Tokyo in Los Angeles for lunch, because Teen wanted THE definitive ramen bowl experience. We found so much more there than just restaurants and Asian architecture. You can find our post HERE. Would love feedback from this group!
The full link is: …Continue
Some kids love 'em, some kids hate 'em.
Do YOU let your kids read scary books?…Continue
Added by Dea Lenihan on October 26, 2015 at 10:00am — No Comments
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Our newest post HERE...
How two East Coast parents and their young teenage daughter went to Laguna Beach for dinner and were entranced by the place. We will be back! In the meantime, here are our top tips for your next vacation to The Southland.
Added by Kate on October 20, 2015 at 8:46pm — No Comments
Who says parenthood fries your brain? On a new episode of MomCave LIVE, we talk about the Science of Parenthood with Jessica Ziegler. Jessica (along with her blog partner Norine Dworkin-McDaniel) is the mama behind the illustrated parenting blog, inspired by the madness of raising kids, which even science can’t understand.
We discuss some of science’s sillier theorems. Like……Continue
Added by Jennifer Weedon Palazzo on October 16, 2015 at 10:58am — No Comments
Originally posted at www.justplayinghouse.com.
It's become very obvious that I've given up all claim to my own room. To be honest, I'm questioning why we need a house with more than 1-bedroom! We are not co-sleepers. We don't even set out to sleep in the same room. It just sort of happens, mostly in the middle of the night.
I've gotten so I have left 2 little blanket beds on the floor already made up. These are for…Continue
Added by Emily Graham on October 15, 2015 at 11:30am — No Comments
Originally posted at www.justplayinghouse.com.
On the way home from school, Cameron (7) told me the kids in his class were saying a bad word. Apparently it was in a song they were singing. He told me they just kept saying it, even though he told them they shouldn't say it. They just wouldn't listen to him.
My first thought? Swear words at school. I knew this would happen at some point. I'm really not too surprised.…Continue
Added by Emily Graham on October 14, 2015 at 11:30am — No Comments
Crying at the kitchen table.
Papers sprawled everywhere.
Way pass our bedtimes.
No, it's not tax season.
It's me trying to help my tween with her homework.
Well, that used to be me.
I have my limits and knew that this wasn't…Continue
Recently I attended to the parent meeting of my elder son, which was held in the kindergarten. Nursery governess invited parents, so she could introduce us with children progress during the year.…Continue
Added by Svjetlana on October 9, 2015 at 2:48am — No Comments
iI just opened up a new toyu store. Everyone is elgible to stop and take a look. I sell baby, toddlers and kids toys for all ages. I was in education for thirty years working with Special Education Kids. I really enjoyed eqach day there was always something goin on. I raisd three kids who are all grown now. There mother walked out on them when the youngest was one. There all doing well. The oldest, Claire she works as a full time pharmacist at CVS Pharmacy. The middle one Jerry he…Continue
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As I was breezing through Facebook a few days ago I came across this picture:
After laughing at the intense look on the little girl's face and the quote, it struck a chord. A really big, two-handed,…Continue
Added by Dea Lenihan on September 28, 2015 at 10:21pm — No Comments
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