The Positive Effects of Play on Academic Performance

You might have heard of schools offering play-based learning in their early childhood program and wondered what it is all about. For schools like the Global Indian International School in Singapore, part of their holistic education curriculum for early childhood is to make learning a joyful experience. Developing the physicality and the mental aptitudes of their studentsContinue Reading …

Teaching Youth Valuable Skills Through Yard Sales

Recently our school PAC hosted a community yard sale. I have always loved shopping at yard sales but only really held two of my own. Waking up super early and haggling over stuff I know is worth more just is not fun for me. I actually find the whole process somewhat stressful. But when theContinue Reading …

Back Problems in Children-Our Story

I have written before about back problems and making sure your children do not have heavy back packs. But I never thought I would be writing to talk about our problem. Earlier this year our Dr diagnosed our youngest with miner Scoliosis. Minor meaning it is actually common and there was chance to have itContinue Reading …

Summer Sports League Essentials #BayerBlogger

This post is sponsored by Bayer. To make sure these products are right for you, always read and follow the label. Whether you are looking to relive your days as a pint-sized soccer phenom, practice your teamwork skills or just meet new people, joining a summer sports league is becoming an increasingly popular past-time –Continue Reading …

LIMEAPPLE – Spring Into Summer Box Sale May 25/26

I received product in exchange for my coverage of this sale. As always, all opinions are my own.   It is amazing how quickly children can and do grow! I just spent a good part of my day cleaning and organizing my 9 year old’s room. She had so many clothes it was very timeContinue Reading …

Kick off the Soccer Season with PLAYMOBIL’s new FIFA Theme

The following product was received free of charge. All opinions are honest and not influenced in any way   Get ready for the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia™ with PLAYMOBIL’s new FIFA theme! Talented young football fans can warm up with the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ Take Along Soccer Field. Players can assume the role ofContinue Reading …

Skechers Shoes for Spring (Giveaway CAN)

I received the product mentioned below free of charge. No other compensation was received The thing about Spring is we always misplace our stuff from the previous year. If not, I store it just to find out the kids have outgrown all of it and I just wasted all that space! This year is noContinue Reading …

Great Fun for the Entire Family During any Weather

We have had a busy two weeks here! Spring break in our school district allows the kids to be home for two weeks. I love that it always runs into Easter long weekend as well. It is a great time to plan getaways and some  much needed family time. My youngest had such great plansContinue Reading …