Back To School

Setting limits with clothes shopping

I had a friend that I went to school with. Her father gave her a credit card to her favorite...

Setting School Goals

Your kids can set goals for their school year. This is a great way to get them thinking about what...

Shoes and the people who wear them

It was my fist day back to school. I stood outside my classroom, waiting for the instructor to unlock the...

Shopping for a Pre

-school When you make the decision to send a child to preschool, there are many different things to look for...

Snack Time

The kids are home from school. They haven’t had anything to eat since lunch time three hours ago. They are...

Food Guide for Kids

A national study shows that more and more children are dealing with obesity. The numbers of children with poor nutrition...

Packing the Backpack

I love being prepared. Like Melanie Parker in “One Fine Day”, I want to be able to create a super...

Good health at school

As a parent, we have all had the days when our child was too sick to go to school. And...

Parking on campus

Large campuses come with lots of problems. When it takes 10 minutes to drive to school and 20 minutes to...

Handwriting

– It says what? My oldest daughter has the worst handwriting. She is old enough to know better, but seldom...

Preparing for School

There are several different ways you need to prepare your child for school, including mentally, emotionally, and physically. Whatever the...

Helping our children learn

Children learn by example. They learn all our bad habits, bad words, and bad attitudes. But just as much, they...

Preschool Goodbyes

Preschool can be very difficult for young children. They don’t have a concept of time, so it is hard for...

Homework

School is out for the day. The kids are home. They have had their after school snack. Now they want...

Reading Time

It’s time to go back to school. If your kids haven’t been reading over the summer, now is a great...

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