Watch how high I can jump is something that I hear from my grandkiddies as they learn and try new things. Kids love to have your undivided attention especially when they have something new to show.
When you stop and think how much a child learns in their first 5 years of life it is amazing. Just to think they learn to walk, talk and understand the things you are saying, colors, counting along with an assortment of things. But the learning doesn’t stop there. Children love to learn and look to […]
Imagination I believe is an important part of childhood. It is the beginning of learning to dream. And where would we be if we never learned to dream and imagine? What our lives would be like?
What nine-year-old doesn’t enjoy danger and adventures. I received this book as a reviewers copy but didn’t have a lot of time to sit down and read it. My granddaughter loves to read so I thought she would be the perfect candidate to help me out, especially since she is in the perfect age group […]
Kids love to cook When we brought Chef Gino’s Taste Test Challenge home, our three-year-old quickly grabbed it and excitedly showed us the fun pictures she found. She loves to help us in the kitchen and was excited about the new things we would get to try.
What is large, has big teeth, growls and has entertained kids for many years? Many toys have been made as replicas and kids love them. Do you give up?
I LOVE CHRISTMAS!! I love the excitement in the air and since we generally have snow, the crunch under my feet. I totally enjoy the Christmas music, which I start to play right after Thanksgiving. (because after all Thanksgiving is an important holiday also). I love to think about the gifts I will give to […]
I love the changing of seasons! After a long winter we look forward to Spring. As the
Everyone at one time or another, in their lifetime, wishes they were different than who they are. Maybe they wish they were taller, or shorter, or thiner, more
What do you do with a picky eater. For the most part I was pretty lucky when my kids were little, while there were a few things they didn’t like, they really weren’t very picky eaters. What makes a kid a picky eater?
If the job is worth doing, it is worth doing right. Have you ever heard anyone say this?
Understanding change Life can be very stressful for a child, especially with change, when they have to move away from family and friends.
Teaching unselfishness to a child by example.
Have you ever lost your child in a grocery store or had them wander off somewhere else. This can be a terrifying experience for the child, and also for the parent, as they search frantically for them.
When you live on a farm there are a lot of dangers
Life is a journey. Sometimes we are in good parts of our lives where things are easy and relaxing. Other times we have journeys that become hard and a lot of work. These things