The summer is almost over and school is about to begin! The time went so quickly. As school begins and your little one has his or her first day of kindergarten approaching, here is a way to funnel your anxiety into something fun for your child. In Germany on the first day of school parents Continue »

A Book of “Me”

As a fun teaching tool at our house — and you’ve probably heard of it before — I landed on the idea of making an age-appropriate “book” for each of my kids using a three-ring binder and a digital camera. This has been such an interactive way to encourage my kids, equip them, and make Continue »

A Tutu How-To

My three-year-old girl wears her play tutu about three days a week: sometimes under the dress (loves dresses, too), sometimes over; sometimes to the library; sometimes with a helmet and sword (think girly girl with brothers). But I recently discovered that these garments, which add a magic touch to pretty much any girl outfit, don’t Continue »