Tag Archive | "parenting-tips"

Multiple Intelligences

Thursday, March 11, 2010


We all learn differently. This is especially apparent to a teacher – whether a homeschool teacher or a certified public school teacher. What’s not apparent all the time is exactly which type of learning is best for each individual. What most educational systems don’t account for is the vast discrepancy between students and their individual […]

Ear Infections – a Natural Remedy?

Monday, August 10, 2009


I’m one of the luckiest moms on the planet. Out of my three children, only one has ever had an ear infection. It was the probably one of the most stressful weekends I’ve ever experienced as we waited to get into the doctor’s office on Monday. The pain that my poor daughter went through was […]

Commercials During Prime Time

Saturday, January 24, 2009


I’m NOT one of those moms.  I’m not big on exclaiming the evils of television for children.  I actually think there is some good, educational programming out there.  And, I’m sure that some moms wouldn’t even allow as much ‘screen time’ as I do.  So, there’s my disclaimer before launching into the following rant… What […]

Food Prep for Kids

Tuesday, December 30, 2008


I know you’ve all been there. You just sat down to finally eat YOUR pancakes after standing at the stove cooking them all day and all the kids can say is, “Mommy, can you cut my pancakes?” Five minutes later your own pancakes are cold (GROSS!) and the kid who you first cut up pancakes […]

My “Mother Letter”

Monday, December 1, 2008

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If you didn’t get a chance to read the previous post below about this project, you might take a moment now to skim it, as it is the reason for the below letter. Enjoy!   Dear Mother, I know that you will be reading this at Christmas time, but as I am sitting here writing, we […]

Holy cow!! Great use of visuals to help explain the proposed budget cuts and their actual impact on the overall budget.

You’ll never fold tshirts the same way again!

If you ever wanted to hear someone put a mommy’s day into a song, try this one! (I guarantee you’ll laugh your butt off.)

A little on the political side, but interesting nonetheless…

Children’s Books We’ve Read