Teaching your kids can and should be fun. This is not always easy, but teaching verbs makes it easy. So hop, skip, jump, run and swing. Go ahead, do it all and let your kids join in the fun.Continue reading
We recently read The Josefina Story Quilt by Eleanor Coerr and Bruce Degen. It is a very sweet story about a girl and her beloved hen.Continue reading
Snow days. Do you love them or dread them? I personally love them! I watch for school closings, which is silly because we home school. I remember loving them as a kid so I think I just get nostalgic as I see snow falling and know that kids may be staying home to play. Continue reading
My sweet girl has a terrible allergy to artificial food dye. She has thrown up, had terrible rashes and even passed out due to this awful affliction. Continue reading
Playrooms are both a blessing and a curse in a lot of ways. It’s a blessing to have a home big enough to have space designated to nothing but entertainment and learning for your children. It can also be a curse. Kids tend to be messy so playrooms can often become Lego and Matchbox death traps. How do you balance these two? You design a playroom that can grow with your kids, keep them entertained, help them learn and inspire creativity…yet is easy for your kids to clean up after themselves in. Sound impossible? It’s not! These five things you can do with your child’s playroom will take it to the next level.