Tagged: Education

What To Do When Your Child Wants To Sign Up For Too Many Activities

What To Do When Your Child Wants To Sign Up For Too Many Activities

I’ve always tried to put limits on how many activities my kids sign up for at one time. Too many activities means too little time for other things. Too much running around for the parents too, potentially. But what if your child really, really wants to do more than...

How Vulnerable Are You Financially?

How Vulnerable Are You Financially?

Most stay at home moms are proud of their status, and should be. It takes a serious commitment to be there all day for your family and rely on someone else’s income. That doesn’t mean you shouldn’t have plans for the many uncertainties in life. This is something to...

Disappointed That My Daughter’s Class Didn’t Watch the President’s Speech

Disappointed That My Daughter’s Class Didn’t Watch the President’s Speech

I’ve been watching people just about throwing fits about President Obama making a speech that schools could choose to show students. The controversy amazed me. I get that the original suggested discussion points for teachers weren’t exactly well done, being too focused on the President for many people’s comfort,...

Read Together – Free Fun Fridays

Read Together – Free Fun Fridays

I just realized that I’ve been doing this Free Fun Fridays thing for over a year now. Not quite 52 posts of it, as I wasn’t too regular at first, but still quite a number of posts. This week’s suggestion I can’t believe I haven’t made before. Read together....