7 Ways to Promote Your Child’s Healthy Lifestyle

By: Cheryl Maguire   April 24-28 is Every Kid Healthy Week, which was created to celebrate school health and wellness achievements. Every Kid Healthy events promote healthy eating, nutrition education, physical activity, and physical education. A child’s health encompasses physical, mental, and social well-being. It is important to maintain good overall health in children so they … More 7 Ways to Promote Your Child’s Healthy Lifestyle


By: Tanya Pimental   My three kids are all so different.  They look so very alike, my mini clones. But inside they learn different, they share different, they empathize different, they love different, and they friend different. Yet, I can’t seem to figure out how to make them all be different and accepted in a … More Friendships

A Touch Of Humility

By: Deirdre Littlefield   We need to bring humility back to our children. We have been taught to praise everything they do to raise their self-esteem. We have told them how great they are for everyday tasks and have rewarded them in every area from academics to sports to citizenship. We, as a society,  have … More A Touch Of Humility

100 Years Old

By: Cheryl Maguire   After a major decluttering of the house (see post), I found this gem of a picture my son drew in first grade. Here’s the story related to it:   In first grade at my children’s school, they celebrate the 100th day as if it were a momentous occasion. In some respects … More 100 Years Old