I’m A Mom Smiling Though Tears As Kindergarten Nears

I can not believe it is true! Monday morning we start a new chapter in our lives. My oldest child, my little girl, starts kindergarten. I just can not believe that 5 years have past and the big day is almost here. This is just one of the many 1st we will experience in her life but wow it is a biggie for this mom!

Free Activities This Weekend 8/20/11- 8/21/11

  This weekend there are many free and family friendly activities both local and nationwide. This is the last weekend for many of us before school starts. Enjoy it!   AC Moore: Saturday August 20th 1:00 pm until 3:00 pm – Julie Comstock Laliberi Hair Accessorie Demo

A Fun & Free Way To Help Kids With Chores and Get Rewarded! (My Job Chart)

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If you are a busy parent like we then you are likely always looking for ways to make life a little easier! What if you could make your life and your kids chore assignments easier? No more sticker charts, chalkboards and all the other neat things I have  tried. They always fail because they end up taking up to much time or the kids are

Getting Ready For Kindergarten with PBS Kids and Dinosaur Train

YES! My daughter is going to Kindergarten this year. We are excited and nervous. We are doing what we can to prepare for the transition. I love when companies offer way to help kids prepare in fun and easy ways. Here is one that we are using now. The Jim Henson Company and PBS KIDS have included some fun ideas from the award-winning Dinosaur Train