Creative Parents – How To Form Creative Support Groups

Growing creative kids can be a challenge, especially when there are so many useful babysitters around. The temptation to pop the kids down in front of the TV or computer so you can get something done can be very tempting. Here is another creative solution.

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Electrifying! Hands-on Science for Kids

As you know, I am a big fan of TED talks and when I saw the below TED Talk with AnnMarie Thomas - the director of the UST Design laboratory at the University of St. Thomas, I couldn't wait to share.

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How to Build Creative Time Into Your Family Routine

Building creativity into your family life doesn't have to be a chore. Creativity doesn't have to be a “once in a while” experience it can be a part of your daily routine.

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Creative Kids Food – Ice-Pops

Summer is coming, the kids are getting hot! Here is a tasty, creative kitchen activity to keep your family cool.

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How to Battle Creative Burnout

Creativity is like water, it tends to ebb and flow, sometimes coming in a torrent and sometimes in a trickle so scarce you have to search deeply for it.

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Celebrating June

June is Candy Month, Dairy Month, National Fruit and Vegetables month, and Rose Month.

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One Minute Speeches – A Game to Practice Public Speaking Skills

Being able to organize your thoughts and express them concisely in a short amount of time is a valuable skill that children can use as they grow and become adults.

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Adventure Storytelling – Voice and Sound Effects

When you are telling a story and there are no pictures, you can use your voice and other sound effects to create mood and atmosphere, set the tone of the story and engage your audience.

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5 Keys of Successful Active Listening

On average, we remember 25-50 % of what we hear. Out of a 10 min. conversation with your child, loved one, or friend you will remember ONLY 2.5 – 5 minutes. You can increase this dramatically if you lean to listen actively

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