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Pumpkin Patterns (with video)

Pumpkin Patterns (with video)

Halloween is in our midst and so is fall. That means that there are pumpkins everywhere! Learning with pumpkins can be so much fun. Here is a simpl...
Pumpkin Numbers (with Video)

Pumpkin Numbers (with Video)

Halloween is in our midst and so is fall. That means that there are pumpkins everywhere! Learning with pumpkins can be so much fun. Here is a simpl...
Pumpkin Opposites (with video)

Pumpkin Opposites (with video)

Halloween is in our midst and so is fall. That means that there are pumpkins everywhere! Learning with pumpkins can be so much fun. Here is a simpl...
Life through a Toddler's Eyes

Life through a Toddler's Eyes

Hi! My name is Alex and I am 18 months old. When we are out in public, everyone looks at me and says "awe what a sweetheart." I smile at them, wave...
Life Through an Infant's Eyes

Life Through an Infant's Eyes

Hi! My name is Jenny and I am six months old. A lot of people look at me and think I am so cute (which of course I am.. who could resist my chubby ...
Gracie Doesn't Care - A story about inclusion

Gracie Doesn't Care - A story about inclusion

If you have ever been around a dog, you already know how loyal they are. Their unconditional love surpasses all events, as they stay by your side ...
3 Steps to DeCode Your Child's Tantrums

3 Steps to DeCode Your Child's Tantrums

Do you ever find yourself standing in the doorway of your home, scratching your head and wondering why your child is having a meltdown over putting...
5 Ways to Prepare Your Child For the "Un-predictable-ness" of Halloween

5 Ways to Prepare Your Child For the "Un-predictable-ness" of Halloween

Halloween is a fun time of year, filled with imagination, friends, pumpkin patches and pumpkin lattés! For young children, this time of year can b...
Spot - A Sea Pup's Survival Guide - about taking care of the ocean

Spot - A Sea Pup's Survival Guide - about taking care of the ocean

  Spot is a very sweet Sea Pup out exploring the ocean! As author, Laura Knight says, this book's purpose is to teach children to "Be kind to the ...

15 Minute Challege

Every day, for the entire month of September, I challenge you to spend 15 minutes of uninterrupted time playing with your children. For 15 ...
One  Simple Way to Making Sure You Have Some "Me" Time When You Have Young Children

One Simple Way to Making Sure You Have Some "Me" Time When You Have Young Children

Walking through the park today, I couldn’t help but notice a bunch of parents sitting around the side of a playground, watching their two, three an...
How to Plan Your Preschool Day

How to Plan Your Preschool Day

"This activity, that center, this project... wait and that one too! Inside time, outside time... oh no! I forgot group time and snack time!"   H...