LGP’s quick parenting guide to using video games to your best advantage.
Coffee, for many parents, is a daily staple. For me, personally, I drink it on occasion. However what really gets me is the smell and coffee flavored yummy treats. Mmmm….. This week, I learned something that makes me love coffee even more! The story My husband found a great deal on a desk for my … Read more
Learning to read is one of the biggest academic focuses for all kids. Most of the educational resources and workbooks place large emphasis on alphabet, phonics, sentence structure, and vocabulary… all essential parts of reading! However, one thing we DO have to be careful about is starting active reading lessons too soon. For one, a … Read more
I have been a Kindergarten teacher for 11 years. Over the years, I have noticed that parents and teachers alike have placed an importance on preparing students academically for Kindergarten. Of course, this is a good thing! But there are also many non-academic skills that are just as important for our kids … Read more
Talking with your child is one of the best ways to help your child grow and learn. Now, I don’t just mean talking TO your child. As a parent and a teacher, I do that all day. Telling them what to do and giving them information. Mostly, it’s me talking and my kiddos listening to … Read more
There were so many times I thought good quality family time meant doing big weekend movie nights and family vacations. Over the years, I’ve discovered that while those things are really nice additions to help with quality time, your family relationships grow stronger when you do something every day. Daily time and effort spent working … Read more