Education

Book Review: I’m Going to Give you a Bear Hug

By on April 3, 2017
I'm Going to Give You a Bear Hug: Book Review

By Caroline B. Cooney Recently, I was given two copies of the new book I’m Going to Give You a Bear Hug! for my unbiased review. And I’m excited to give away to one of these copies to a lucky subscriber (see below for more information ). Written by Caroline B. Cooney and illustrated by Tim Warnes, I’m Going […]

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Education

How to Help the Struggling Writer

By on March 31, 2017
6 Writing Tips

Writing: Chance or a Cultivated Skill? As a teacher, one of the common complaints that I’ve heard from both traditional and home school parents alike is how hard it is to help their child with writing. Parents often feel helpless and ill equipped as they see their child grow increasingly despondent over poor grades; frustrated by their […]

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Education | Parenting & Motherhood

Lent with Little People

By on March 4, 2017

For much of the world, Lent tends to be viewed as a second chance for that failed New Year’s resolution. An opportunity to finally lose those extra pounds, to break free from a bad habit, or to demonstrate our mental willpower. I definitely fell into this mentality during my younger years, patting myself on the back […]

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