Establishing a love of reading can be tricky sometimes. Children who would rather run around and be active physically may not see the "fun" in exploring through a story... at first. The key is to choose books that speaks specifically to their interest and personality. Allow them to select which books stand out to them - superheroes, all things locomotives, comedies, comics, holiday themed, etc. As they become excited about what they're reading, they'll want to do it more! Go a step further…Continue
Added by Jazelle on September 17, 2015 at 4:00pm — No Comments
Labor Day has passed and most likely there won’t be many opportunities for swimming until 2016. Put those unwanted pool noodles to good use and re-purpose them as a pool noodle lightsaber!
If you’ve explored my blog, you know the only DIY I attempt and share is simple and inexpensive. My…Continue
Added by Jennifer Stauffer on September 8, 2015 at 11:52am — No Comments
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Most moms agree that judging each other is stupid, foolish and unkind. Yet many still do it. Why? I have no earthly idea. Parenting is not an exact science. It’s beautiful,…Continue
Added by Lisa Cash Hanson on March 11, 2014 at 6:20pm — 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
I just recently read a comment on a friend's blog about her decision to stay home for her next baby girl.. while I don't want to be part of the already ridiculous fervor of the so-called "mommy wars", the comment struck a nerve with me. Especially because, the comment's last sentence meant that (although I know the comment has nothing to do with me and I could just be projecting here) the choice of going to work means that one's priorities aren't straight. In any case, stay at home,…Continue
Added by Cherlyn Wagner on October 3, 2012 at 2:00pm — No Comments
Last year we were un-schooling. We moved from public school to homeschool. Now we are going to Waldorf. I am thinking about going a Star Wars route for technology based sciences. We spend a lot of time at the Air & Space Museum Aquarium, the Nauticus. And they are in LOVE with Star Wars. I think it would be so much fun. Just thinking about all the possibilities. Plus taking them to Neckocon this year, Balticon would be freaking fantastic.
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