End Homework Hassles

Whether we have little ones who are just entering the world of homework, or our kids are hardened veterans of this favorite after-school activity, we all as parents struggle to navigate our kids attention towards this task.  Parents.com has some great tips to develop a strategy to create homework routines that will work for your […]


The Importance Of Teaching Children To Volunteer

This is a topic that definitely deserves more attention as parents.  Here’s a nice article from a fellow mom blog, EcoCrazyMom. The Importance of Teaching Children To Volunteer During the holiday season, many parents would love to get children to think outside of themselves, to think more about the getting and more about the giving. Parents like […]


Will This Poster Help Your Kids Like Vegetables?

There are over 400 vegetables on this poster!  I came across it on FastCompany.com.  You can actually purchase a print of it here. I’m not sure if this poster will get my boys into eating their vegetables, but as a mom, gardener, and cook, I think it’s pretty cool!  As a very visual person, something […]