Tagged: kids

Getting your child ready for kindergarten can be stressful for parents. Here's what you need to do so your child will thrive. 0

Getting Your Child Ready for Kindergarten

The approach of the first year of school can be stressful for parents, especially if your first child is starting school.  I was a Kindergarten teacher for several years before my oldest was born, and...

Get these swim meet boredom busters. Parents are bored and so are the swimmers, not to mention siblings that have to sit all day. 0

Swim Meet Boredom Busters

I’m sure all swim parents can relate to the frustration and boredom that come from sitting all day at a swim meet. The parents are bored and so are the swimmers, not to mention siblings that have to sit all day without getting into the water.

How I stopped my child from being clumsy. 7

How I stopped my child from being clumsy

My youngest son is the definition of boy…messy, rambunctious, and always on the move.  He runs everywhere, never stops wrestling with his brother and sister around the house, and absolutely loves playing football.  And whatever he does, he...

It's that time again...SUMMER READING! Here's a cute printable reading log so your child and keep track of what they're reading this summer. 0

Summer Reading Log- Free Printable

Well, it’s that time again… SUMMER READING. I made this book log so they could keep track of what they were reading. My daughter has a goal of 100 books this summer, the same...

Ways to keep summer learning fun 1

Ways to keep summer learning fun

I like to do school work with my kids in the summer. Last summer they, read and did summaries, worksheets, and a math program called TenMarks on the computer.

Eating out with food allergies can be tough and challenging. Here are some tips that will help make it a little easier and more enjoyable. 0

Tips for eating out with food allergies

Eating out with food allergies can be tough.  Ive been allergic to eggs my entire life and have had to deal with it.  Restaurants have definitely gotten better at accommodating people with food allergies, but...

Who hasn't been out of the house and one of your kids have a MAJOR meltdown? Here's a simple trick to keep your kids happy while you're out and about. 0

The trick to happy kids while you’re out of the house

Who hasn’t been out with their kids and they are having a meltdown? I have three kids and all are busy with sports, practices, and activities. There comes a time where at least one is unhappy. I found a trick that keeps everyone in a good mood (usually) and happy!

Don't underestimate your tween! They should be able to do most chores around your house by themselves. Here are some great chores for tweens. 0

Chores for Tweens

I’ve written several posts about tweens, chores and allowance. We’ve recently changed up our allowance system and it’s working great.