11 creative ways to spend quality time with your teenage daughter. 11 creative ways to spend quality time with your teenage daughter.

If your kids are like mine, then spending time in their room, on the phone, or on the computer instant messaging is their idea of a great time.   Here are many activities I’ve participated in with my teens over the years:   Starbucks – My daughter would do this daily if I said yes.…

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I have been excited for my boys to be old enough to do some easy science projects. There are many fun science activities you can do with preschoolers. It’s hard to know where to start!   For our first science project I decided to let my boys watch caterpillars turn into butterflies. They were so…

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Best potty training tips! How to recognize the signs that your toddler is ready for potty training. Best potty training tips! How to recognize the signs that your toddler is ready for potty training.

As your sweet baby grows into a toddler, you will likely be wondering when he or she will be ready to start potty training! Every parent is anxious to get their child out of diapers, and I am no exception. My fourth child is quickly entering the first stages of potty training. He will be…

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Homeschooling kids who don't like to read? Here are some hands-on learning activities that will help inspire your kids who hate to read. Homeschooling kids who don't like to read? Here are some hands-on learning activities that will help inspire your kids who hate to read.

If you are homeschooling a child who hates to read, I feel your pain. I have been struggling against this common homeschooling problem with my three boys for years. I have heard and read lots of advice on how to get children to not hate reading, but we are not there (yet). But what I…

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