Bless Families Hit by Hurricane Harvey

Families all over the Houston area have been affected by Hurricane Harvey. My Family  was  fortunate and only lost our use of sewage for a few weeks. I know families personally that were greatly affected. Whether they lost it all or ended up knee-deep in mold and drywall, these families could use some love. I’ve…

How Working Out Makes Me a Better Mom

How Working Out makes Me a Better Mom

With a two-year-old and a three-month-old, this Momma is tired! My first two months after having Justin was rough. I was emotional. I mean emotional. I’m normally emotional, but this was bad. I would cry uncontrollably for no reason whatsoever. Once Justin started sleeping more in the night, I began to start working out again.…

The 10 Best Read Alouds for any Child

Read-alouds are fun for any family, but finding the best ones in the thousands that are out there can be difficult. Here are 10 of my favorite read-alouds for any child! 1.Animally– This adorable hardcover book uses adverbs to describe the love of a parent to a child. “I love you speedily like a hare.…

Take a Ride with Dan, the Taxi Man

As a former reading teacher and lover of grammar, I love onomatopoeia as much as anyone who loves onomatopoeia! Dan, the Taxi Man incorporates great onomatopoeia, or words associated with sound, for each character that comes into the book. Ride along with Dan, the Taxi Man as he picks up a new character with a…

Find a Moms Group

Find a Moms group!

Want to find a Moms group? Staying at home can be a blessing and a struggle.  It’s wonderful to soak in the development and growth of your child, while it can also be incredibly lonely at the same time. This is why finding a moms group is so important! Find some other stay-at-home-moms in your…

Christmas Activities for Children

5 Ways to Embrace Christmas with Kids

This time of year can be crazy for anyone, and even crazier if you have children. Because children can sense the chaos around them, you need to keep your children active to save your sanity. There are all kinds of Christmas Activities for Children. Here are just 5 easy ways to embrace the Christmas spirit…

Bears Don't Read

“Bears Don’t Read” by Emma Chichester Clark

Hi! This is Cristina and this is my first book review with a few educational thoughts, as well. Today I’m talking about “Bears Don’t Read,” by  Emma Chichester Clark. I actually read this story out loud to myself and my husband one night and laughed out loud, which is a regular occurrence, but not usually…