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Back to School, School Organization, Getting Your Child Ready for Back-to-School and Helpful Resources to Manage School, Activities & Life, Talking with Teachers and More.

Improve After School Conversations By Asking the Right Questions

Improve After School Conversations By Asking the Right Questions

“How is school going?” my Father-in-Law asked my son.   “Good.” A short one-word answer. Typical.   This is the go-to response when others ask one of the…

Choosing to “Redshirt” Our Kids From Kindergarten

Choosing to “Redshirt” Our Kids From Kindergarten

Making the choice whether to send our twins to Kindergarten at 5 or 6 was stressful. I certainly lost sleep over whether we were making the right…

What Your Child’s Preschool Teacher Really Wants You to Know

What Your Child’s Preschool Teacher Really Wants You to Know

Note: this is a guest post from an actual, real life and real awesome preschool teacher.  You may be experiencing preschool for the first time as the…

Helping Your Child Through Tough Drop-Offs at Daycare & Preschool

Helping Your Child Through Tough Drop-Offs at Daycare & Preschool

Leaving your child at daycare or preschool can have its days where challenging drop-offs make you feel quite awful. Tears, crying and begging you to not leave…

Take the Chaos Out of Busy School Mornings

Take the Chaos Out of Busy School Mornings

Our kids started school two years ago and I figured with the hour we had between the kids waking up and getting out the door, left plenty…

Getting your Family & Kids Ready to Go Back to School

Getting your Family & Kids Ready to Go Back to School

It feels a little premature to start planning for back to school, but after the 4th of July, that’s when Summer just starts to quickly slide away….

Word Building with Legos

Word Building with Legos

My kids love playing with legos – what kids don’t! However, as they’ve gotten older and want more advanced legos, they’ve lost interest in the large, duplo-sized legos. I normally…

What to Look For When You’re Searching for a Daycare or Preschool

What to Look For When You’re Searching for a Daycare or Preschool

Choosing the right daycare or preschool where your kids will spend their days whether part-time or full-time, is a big decision. It can be stressful and scary but…

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I’m Corinne, a Mom to three active little kids, including twins. I love coffee at any time of the day, believe afternoon naps are essential, am working hard at creating a meditation practice and filing our family life with experiences, not things.