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Category: kids

Look Who Can Tie Her Shoes!

As of today, my 6-year-old daughter mastered tying both of her shoes (with double knots) all by herself.  This is something she could almost do yesterday, needed a lot of […]

Fun Summer Learning Activities

Bridging the Gap between One School Year and the Next Maintain, Enhance and Extend Precious Educational Benefits and Give Them a Head Start on Learning in the Fall Studies have shown […]

Summer Time!

With Memorial Day weekend upon us, summer is just beginning! Time for sun, family, friends and fun. May everyone have a safe and fun holiday weekend!

She Loves Santa … From a Distance

From my 2 ½-year-old’s perspective, Santa Claus is a recognizable character who wears funny fuzzy hat and says, “Ho ho ho!” She knows he comes down the chimney and brings […]

First Swimming Lesson

On Saturday, my 2-year-old daughter Siena had her very first swimming lesson! And she loved it! It was so cute to see her squeal with delight as soon as she […]

Classical Baby: The Dance Show

Here’s a great DVD for little ones: “Classical Baby: The Dance Show” (produced by HBO Family). My husband’s great-aunt sent our daughter the DVD gift set (it came with a […]

Our Experience with Your Baby Can Read

Pics from top: some of the DVDs in the Your Baby Can Read Program; (next three pics) Siena about a year ago examining some of the materials; Siena demonstrating “Arms […]

Teaching Kids Good Manners

As parents, we want our kids to have good manners. I am currently working with my 2-year-old on saying “please” and “thank you,” and “I’m sorry” after she hurts someone. […]