Archive for the ‘to live’ Category

Making Halloween Less Scary

Making Halloween Less Scary
As Halloween approaches many families are amping up the scary in their households with decorations, parties and maybe even some scary movies. But what might be fun-scary for adults and older children, can be quite frightening for the little ones. Consider arming them with some “Monster Spray,”...
October 30th, 2014 | featured, to live | Read More

Daylight Savings Time: Reset Your Baby’s Clock

Daylight Savings Time: Reset Your Baby’s Clock
We’ll soon be turning back the clocks as Daylight Savings Time is quickly coming to an end, leading many moms to wonder how the time change will affect their baby, especially when it comes to little one’s sleeping patterns. “How will my baby adjust to the time change?” and “Will that...
October 23rd, 2014 | featured, to live | Read More

Encourage Your Child to Volunteer. It’s Important.

Encourage Your Child to Volunteer. It’s Important.
As young people get older, they need to stretch their abilities, including their moral sensibilities. During school hours, kids are focused on everything from academics to athletics, but many parents are challenged to find positive ways for their kids to spend time when they’re not on campus. Engagement...
October 14th, 2014 | featured, to live | Read More

Parent Teacher Conference Tips

Parent Teacher Conference Tips
Parent Teacher Conferences are firing up. Here’s how to make the most out of your site down with your child’s teacher. 1.  Listen more, talk less. So many parents feel like they’re on trial and they have to justify and explain themselves.  No one is accusing you, calm down. Being...
October 2nd, 2014 | featured, to live | Read More

SocialMedia-itis – Do you have it?

SocialMedia-itis – Do you have it?
Do you put the “Social” in social media? Whether it’s Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Plurk (Remember that one?)  Linkedin or just in case it ever makes a come back, Myspace, the world of Social Media users is on the rise and we decided we should take a second and do a little Public...
September 29th, 2014 | featured, to live | Read More

Keep your body fit during pregnancy for better results post pregnancy

Keep your body fit during pregnancy for better results post pregnancy
By: Erin Holtz There are so many women who lose control of their eating and exercising during pregnancy which makes it so much harder to lose the weight post pregnancy. The number one excuse I hear women say during pregnancy is that they will let themselves go for now and just try and lose the weight...
September 17th, 2014 | featured, to live | Read More

Parenting with a PhD: When Kids and Teachers Don’t Get Along

Parenting with a PhD: When Kids and Teachers Don’t Get Along
By Kristen Berthiaume: We parents want for our kids an educational career populated entirely by teachers who are equal parts kind and firm. And, there’s no doubt that this balance is exactly what most teachers strive to achieve. Even those who fall short of the ideal want to be there with your child...
September 15th, 2014 | featured, to live | Read More

Talking to Kids about 9-11

Talking to Kids about 9-11
By Kristen Berthiaume: Many of our young kids are blissfully unaware of the significance of today and will probably remain that way for a while. After all, it’s been 13 years since the September 11th attacks. That means that current high school seniors were barely in kindergarten on 9-11-01 and probably...
September 11th, 2014 | featured, to live | Read More

Mistake-Free Discipline?

Mistake-Free Discipline?
We’re the parents, we’re supposed to know everything, right? I don’t know about you but raising and disciplining 3 children daily is a tough road to navigate without making mistakes. Which is probably why I make so many. It seems like every day, at some point I cringe at the way I handle...
September 4th, 2014 | featured, to live | Read More

Helping Your Child Succeed In School

Helping Your Child Succeed In School
The school year has only just begun, but the homework is pouring in and the after school activities are firing up. It may seem overwhelming and hard to manage it all and you may be wondering how to work it all out while still managing to help your child succeed in his or her classroom. Here are some...
August 27th, 2014 | featured, to live | Read More