Making The Most Of Mis’takes’

You can convey different meanings with the same words depending on which part of the word you stress. One of my favorite example of this? The word Mistake.

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Creative Kids – Creative Routines – Dishes!

Here are a few creative ideas you can implement to make doing the dishes fun for your kids.

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5 Keys to Overcoming an Off Day

Whether you are racking your brain trying to come up with some creative family activities, staring blankly at lesson plan wondering how to reach your students, or feeling overwhelmed on a personal project, there are strategies you can use to get back on track and feel inspired again.

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5 Fun Active Reading Activities

There are many activities you can do that will help take the reading skills your child is learning and allow your child to gain confidence and practice them through active reading.

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Biz Kids – The Best of Educational Public TV

Biz Kids - The public TV series where kids teach kids about money and business. I LOVE this series, it is an entertaining and engaging tool for teaching your kids about money and entrepreneurship.

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Adventure Story Telling

An “Adventure Story” is an interactive story that involves a storyteller setting the stage and allowing listeners to offer feedback which then gets weaved into the story. Often listeners become characters in the story themselves.

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Pottery and Creative Parenting Parallels

Pottery and Parenting – at first glace two things that don't seem to be related. I have just finished my first set of Beginner's throwing classes and at every step parallels between pottery and parenting kept popping into my head it has made me look at both topics in a new light.

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Celebrating April

Every month there is lots to celebrate – official holiday or not, they provide great inspiration for creative activities you can do with your family. April is: National Humor Month, National Pecan Month, Lawn and Garden Month, Records and Information Management Month and Stress Awareness Month.

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Dr. Seuss – Snippits of Wisdom for us Adults

I have a confession to make. I an one of those few children who did not grow up with or read Dr. Seuss books as a child.

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