Category Archives: Kids

ADD: It Gets The Best of Me
Kids

ADD: It Gets The Best of Me

As the mom of an ADHD Wonder Kid (and sister to another spectacular ADDer), I enjoy this video.  Had to …Read the Rest

Pumpkin Mini-Muffins Are Easy Pleasy
Easy Pleasy Recipes

Pumpkin Mini-Muffins Are Easy Pleasy

If extra pudginess was available by the family plan, I’d sign up. It would allow us to share excess (me) …Read the Rest

Plastic Eggs: Turn Them Into The True Meaning of Easter
Crafts

Plastic Eggs: Turn Them Into The True Meaning of Easter

Hold it, Mom! If your household is like mine, you may be tripping over plastic eggs today, with kids that …Read the Rest

Growing Global Kids–Spanish for fun & early home learning
Home Learning

Growing Global Kids–Spanish for fun & early home learning

I know smatterings of Russian (I can say “I don’t understand,” and I can ask where the bathroom is), German (I know how to say “the beer is good in Munich”) and a lot of French–but the French is rusty because I don’t use it much. Clearly, we Americans don’t keep up with languages we DO learn. How can we help our kids be more globally-oriented?

Video of the Week: Momisms
Kids

Video of the Week: Momisms

Anita Renfroe is worth watching over and over. How many of these “momisms” have you uttered today?

Abundant Life–A.K.A. Mash Potatoes At Midnight
Kids

Abundant Life–A.K.A. Mash Potatoes At Midnight

Some methods of coping with life’s abundance will never land you on a cable television show demonstrating how to make pies from scratch while simultaneously addressing birthday cards three months early. I’ve learned to pretend that our kitchen is at the beach—those little crunchy things beneath my feet are sand, not a reminder I have to sweep.