I Carried a Watermelon
I Carried a Watermelon
Have you ever noticed once a young child can walk he picks up the largest and heaviest things he can and tries to carry them across the room? Why is ...
Bread; a time to connect
Bread; a time to connect
My son Edison and I have been baking together ever since he could stand at the counter.  We used a Learning Tower in our small galley kitchen, and it was ...
A Book for the Holiday
A Book for the Holiday
Explaining any Holiday to young children can be difficult. Books are often helpful as they offer words and pictures to connect the experiences a child is having. Although there are ...
Christmas Elves
Christmas Elves
I have seen the many mischievous scenarios of the Elf on the Shelf on Facebook over the last couple of years. I have watched as my friends and family have ...
Being a mom makes me a better person
Being a mom makes me a better person
I would like to rename this article to "10 ways having kids makes you a better person." http://www.popsugar.com/moms/Bad-Parenting-Habits-34736945?slide=8 There are so many many more.
Moms still got it going on.
Moms still got it going on.
I'm rethinking a Halloween Costume after reading this post. Thanks to Huffpost for reminding me to laugh at myself! http://m.huffpost.com/us/entry/6018768?utm_hp_ref=tw
6 Tips for a Happy Halloween
6 Tips for a Happy Halloween
Halloween may be my favorite Holiday. I don't like to dress up, and I don't celebrate in my classroom. But as a family, we really enjoy decorating and making costumes. ...
The Center
The Center
Maria Montessori wrote that the the center of the child can not be touched and that we, as the adults in his life can only affect the periphery.  In my ...