Summer is coming soon. Is your kid behind in reading skills? This includes both fluency and comprehension. Sometimes a child struggles with both; sometimes they just struggle with one. To me, it's most important that they comprehend what they read, but fluency is key also. If a child struggles to read, they won't want to read, and they won't attempt to understand what they read. It's quite the ... Read More about Summer Reading Made Fun for Kids
Father's Day gift ideas. Maybe you're looking for simple Father's Day gifts your children can make. Perhaps you want a personalized gift from you. Or are you in charge of cute little gifts that children from church or the community can make and give to their fathers? Coming up with the perfect idea can be fun or--kind of stressful. Let me help you out. These great ideas are designed to help you ... Read More about 19 Father’s Day Gift Ideas and Free Printables That POP!
What is a strong family? Ask anyone, and you get an answer like "a family that loves each other." Ask someone else, and you might hear "a family that works together" or "that trusts each other" or "that focuses on God." You see, there are many right answers to this question. Perhaps it's a combination that makes the best answer. For 30 days, we're going to focus on practical things your family ... Read More about Family Strong: 30 Day Challenge
Thank you to guest blogger, Krista Palo, from Evolve for providing us with the following insight: As parents we all want the best for our children. We take care to make sure that they have everything they need to be successful: healthy food, shelter, clothing, toys to play with, books to read, experiences to grow, and most of all lots and lots of love! As a mom, I also wanted to make sure ... Read More about Promoting a Growth Mindset in Kids
What is the plural possessive form of family? What the heck did that question even mean? Don't be embarrassed if you don't know. Since I'm kind of a wordsmith :) and this site is all about families, let's take a look. What Is the Difference between Families and Family? Family Is Singular We all belong to a family unit. When one family owns something, we add an apostrophe plus an s. For ... Read More about Families or Family’s? Which Is Correct?