June 15, 2017
Family
June 12, 2017
Family

Tinkergarten: An Alternative to Camp

Tinkergarten: Putting play back into education! What Happened to Recess? Even if your kid hasn’t started school I think we’ve all heard of the dreaded common core.  As a middle school English teacher I am not against the message of the common core curriculum, however there seems to be something lost in translation.  Schools have […]

Have Our Kids Lost the Art of Conversation?

Have our kids lost the art of conversation?! When I was a kid, we spent hours on the phone…talking. Now, our kids spend hours texting. And they aren’t even using real words, lol, pun intended. Their texts are filled with abbreviations that I don’t understand and endless emojis to express their feelings giving them a […]

5 Meaningful Ways to Spend Fathers’ Day

Okay, so you want to do something awesome for Dad and you’ve scoured the stores and internet trying to figure out what to do. You’ve seen countless home brew kits and the the top 20 latest tech gadgets that will be obsolete before Christmas. None of them seem to fit the bill and what families […]

25 Things Your Mom Never Worried About

... and why it kept them sane!

HAZE: A Must Watch Documentary With Your Teens!

Please watch this with your teens. It may save their life!!

Advice to My Daughters about Work

Will you encourage your daughters to make the same choices you made?

Moms, How Much Are You Worth?

Feeling a little…undervalued and unappreciated? Many stay-at-home moms do! It ca be tough on the ego if you aren’t earning a paycheck for all of your hard work–especially if you used to earn one in your pre-mom life! Grab a glass of wine and plug in some numbers to salary.com and find out what all your […]

The Sex Talk

When is the right time?