Monthly Archives: June 2012

Here is a summer reading challenge for your kids


Here is a great article about the iVillage PBS KIDS Summer Reading Community Challenge I love this article on momstart.com because I believe kids should read what they want to read. It is the process of reading, not what they read, that is important. Summer learning day is this Thursday (didn’t they just […]

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Summer Reading!


School is out and summer’s here! No homework, tests, or projects (that are as much work for parents as their kids) it’s the perfect time of year. However, school will come again, and the staff at Frecklebox.com thinks reading is an awesome summer activity and a fun way to stay […]

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Some great resources for parents (PBS Kids, Education.com) and more.


Here are some great resources for parents for summertime activities. For summer reading visit PBSKids. PBS Kids has been around a long time and continues to offer one of the most extensive online resources I have found. This site has reading games, letter games, literacy games, and even games for science […]

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As much as I love my kids…..


As much as I love my kids I actually like my wife even better when the kids aren’t around. Now that my kids are older that is a really good thing. Eventually it will be just the two of us again and I think it is very important that parents […]

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I just reread a great article. It is worth your time.


My second child just graduated from high school yesterday. It is a joyous and sad time at the same time. I just reread a fantastic article written by Stephanie Borden on Mothering.com. Here is the article which is called A Hand to Hold.  Stephanie is talking about her toddler. Since the article […]

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