Why I Love Having Two Kids

I grew up as an only child and I considered it both a blessing and a curse.  Being an only child was very lonely at times but it’s all I knew so I adjusted.  I gained more creativity and imaginative qualities than some other children I knew and I learned how to amuse myself when…
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How to Teach Your Children About Money

I remember being about 6-7 years old and driving to Toys R Us with my mom.  I had gotten an amazing report card and my mom wanted to reward me for a job well done.  We were sitting in the car and my mom told me how much she wanted to spend that day on…
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How to Help Kids with Learning Disabilities

My daughter has been partially deaf in her left ear since birth and this has caused many issues in her academic life for many years.  Last year she was diagnosed with auditory processing disorder, which is a learning disability that stems from the fact that she has issues with her hearing and the way she…
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10 Best Things About Being a Kid

When we were kids everything was so much easier.  I have such vivid memories of when I was a child and had no responsibilities but to have fun. In fact, some of my best memories were made when I was elementary school age. I’ll be honest, having kids lets me relive some of those memories…
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8 Solutions for Bored Kids

Towards the end of the summer, all kids begin to get extremely bored and are ready to go back to school whether they admit it or not. You can easily tell when they’re ready to go back to school because they get antsy, very whiny and just seem like they have nothing left to do…
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