• Reading Can Change Your Life!

    When was the last time you sat down and read a book from start to finish? Does your daily reading center around Facebook updates or the back of a cereal box? If you haven’t picked up a good book in a while you should! I just recently started reading again for fun and to my […]
    • by Erin Reese
    • 2 Years ago
    • 710 Views
  • 2 Child-Centered Alternatives to Traditional School Models

    According to Nikhil Goyal, an author and speaker who serves on the board of Fair Test (an organization which works to end the misuses and flaws of standardized testing and to ensure that evaluation of students, teachers and schools is fair, open, valid and educationally beneficial), American schools are failing their students because “…they are […]
  • 4 Ways to Solve the “If I have to tell you one more time…” Epidemic

    “If I have to tell you one more time to put your smelly football socks actually IN the laundry basket…” you hear yourself say for the 3,871st time this season. You’re more tired of hearing yourself say it than your kid is hearing it, but what’s a parent to do when you just can’t get […]
  • 7 Quick-and Healthy, On-the-Go Options for You or Your Kids!

    I’ve given a lot of thought to food prep in the past few days.  I’m a pretty busy person — by choice — and food preparation can feel like such an inconvenience!  I want my meal prep to be a side act, and not the main attraction —  and from the looks of many kids’ […]
  • 6 Fun Ways to Surprise Your Boyfriend/Husband

    Hi ladies. Looking to surprise your beloved spouse this coming holiday? Just because men have won the reputation for being rather placid about gifts, clothing, décor and everything in between, they are human and any reasonable person will always appreciate when you do something for them because deep down we all know it’s really the […]
    • by Kayiba Mpoyi
    • 3 Years ago
    • 449 Views
  • 5 Tips for Parents of Teen Drivers

    First your baby jumps out of your car on his first day of school, and before you know it he’s jumping out of the driver’s seat of his own car. You don’t remember turning around, but obviously you did at some point and your son is now a legal, licensed driver. While this is one […]
  • 5 Healthy Ways to Deal with Teens and Parties

    You dealt with it yourself as a teenager, and now you stand face-to-face with the one issue you’d been hoping to avoid with your own children — drinking. Until now all the parties your kids went to seemed innocent enough, but rumors of drinking at your teens’ events have been trickling into your reality. You’re […]