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Tech Free Tuesday By On January 23, 2018

3 Quick Tips to Help Your Preschooler Unplug

So, here’s the scene. My son has been playing with his Leapfrog Tablet for the last 30 minutes quietly. Now I’m getting him ready to put away the technology. I start by giving him a warning that we have to put the tablet away in a few minutes. I can already see the glare and the tantrum stewing in those big, blue eyes. It’s going to be one of those afternoons, eh buddy?

Parenting / Playtime By On November 28, 2017

Hands Off! Encouraging Free-Play in Kids

We live in a Hi-Tech, hyper scheduled world. When I transitioned from working full time to staying at home with two little kids, I realized that I wanted to change that. After two years of heavy scheduling with one little kid and two parents working irregular hours, I wanted to spend some time focusing on relaxing our home schedule and…

Personal By On October 30, 2017

Going Bump In the Night

I’ve always loved Halloween; my mom would always make us fun costumes to wear, and when I got older I loved handing out candy to the kids. I love the creativity that people show on Halloween. I also love things that are spooky but cute, like the Nightmare Before Christmas. Here’s a spooky story for Halloween: It’s a quiet evening…