How To Help Your Child Have a Great School Year

How To Help Your Child Have a Great  School Year. Eight ways to help your child succeed this school year.     “The novelty has worn off, mom.” My seventh grader… View Post

When To Keep Sick Kids Home

  That feeling of dread washes over you. You saw the pictures on Instagram earlier that day. The photos of her little cutie lying limp on the couch because he… View Post

Back to School List {My Favorites}

When school is approaching, that means shopping for products. I have been doing the school thing as a mom for six years, going into my seventh. Here are some of… View Post

Teachers, To Request or Not Request?

image source When I first had children, I figured that when it came to things like requesting a specific teacher, I wouldn’t do any requesting. I would let the cards… View Post

5 Benefits of Helping in Class

I am a big advocate for helping at the school in whatever capacity you are capable of. Some parents can help multiple times a week while others can do a… View Post

Test Anxiety Tips for Children

The only thing worse than taking a test is being totally stressed out about taking a test. The reality of school these days is that there are a lot of… View Post

My Most Influential Teacher

image source The first week of May is traditionally “Teacher Appreciation Week” in the United States. National Teacher Appreciation Day is tomorrow, May 6. For the last three years, I… View Post