Category Archives: Kid advice

Life Lessons Learned from a 3rd Grader

The moral of the story is NEVER GIVE UP.  Some of you have heard me talk about my son’s basketball season this year and their 0-10-1 record.  As the regular season comes to a close,  I had to give you one … Continue reading

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Safety First!

I am a girl for head wear.  I know it’s not always cool looking to be the kid out there wearing a helmet but it’s something I’ve drilled into my kids head since they were toddlers.  Safety first!  Does everyone … Continue reading

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A spoonful of sugar helps the medicine go down…..

Tips for managing through sickness. Continue reading

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According to kids…..sharing is caring. Even germs!

There are cultural differences when it comes to hygiene. My au pair learned why Americans obsess about washing hands during her week at the au pair training school. Continue reading

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Saying goodbye is never easy!

7 Tips for saying goodbye to your au pair and helping your entire family prepare for her departure. Continue reading

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