Making School Mornings Run Well

Making School Mornings Run Well

School starts in one week and the preparations are definitely under way. We have been shopping for school supplies and fall clothes, and by the look of the parking lots and stores, everyone else is too. We are getting the kids to bed earlier again and preparing for...
Hot Wheels goes hand in hand with learning

Hot Wheels goes hand in hand with learning

I’m gearing up for a year of homeschooling one child while helping the other two continue their learning at school. My youngest son doesn’t enjoy school as much as I wish he would, and we need to look for creative ways to help him learn. He enjoys playing...
Saving For Your Child’s Future Education

Saving For Your Child’s Future Education

When my first son was born I was a young, single mom. I valued post-secondary education and went on to put myself through college after my son was born, but I felt I wasn’t in a financial position to save for the future. While money was tight, I now realize a few...
Preparing Your Young Adult for College

Preparing Your Young Adult for College

There are a lot of things that parents worry about when sending a child off to college. It is difficult to transition from playing a daily role in your child’s life to parenting from a distance. I was so proud to see my son grow into an independent and capable...
Easing Back Into Fall #QualityEssentials

Easing Back Into Fall #QualityEssentials

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