Children don’t understand what has happened or why it happened. Quite frankly, neither do most adults. It is important to answer your child’s questions as honestly as possible at an Age-Appropriate level.
Summer is Coming! For some of us, sooner than others and I’m not just talking about the weather. My kids end school this week!! For lots of families, summer means a more relaxed schedule and more time to play. However, some kids get thrown by transition, even if they are transitioning into something as fun […]
For most people in America, Memorial Day is about Bar-B-Ques and Fireworks. Most of us are lucky to have Monday off of work and school. But how many of us actually take the time to teach our kids about Memorial Day and the meaning behind it? Memorial Day is a federal holiday to remember and […]
5 TIPS TO GET BACK INTO THE SWING OF THINGS Getting back into the swing of things after a break always seems to be a challenge for me. Here are some of my favorite tips for making that transition a little less painful. RECLAIM SLEEP CYCLE This is always a challenge in my house. When […]
I like to think of a theme for each year. It helps give me focus and something bigger to think about and to aim for in all areas of my life. in 2019, my theme is Celebrate! There are many reasons for Celebrate! being my choice this year. Stick with me and they’ll become obvious […]
As promised in my last blog, I am going to share some details of my family’s summer with you. One of the things I feel strongly about is not letting my kids spend hours on their screens every day. Yes, there are some awesome educational activities on electronics, but for the most part, our kids […]