Tag Archives: kids

Help Your Kid Gain Learning Confidence

How to Help Your Kid Gain Learning Confidence

One of the most rewarding aspects of being a teacher is when that little light bulb appears above a child’s head. You see it in their eyes and their smile. They got it. There are so many paths to learning and kids learn in vastly different ways at all different rates. While one child is lighting up […]

Benefits of Raising Your Child with a Pet

Raising Caring and Responsible Kids: Benefits of Growing Up with Pets

This week we celebrated my dog’s fifth birthday. I can’t even begin to explain what a wonderful addition Gracie has been to our family. When we were told we had less than a 1% chance of having a child of our own, we decided to adopt a fur baby. Two weeks later, we were pregnant. […]

The Importance of Reading: How to Make Your Kids Fall in Love with Books

As a teacher and a mom, reading with kids is part of my daily routine. Part of the reason I became a teacher was to teach children how to read. I have been an avid reader my entire life. It is my absolute favorite hobby. However, a love of reading is not something you are […]