10 tips for moms with babies

10 tips for moms with babies

Babies are being born all around me, which prompted me to write my favorite ten tips for moms of babies.   Babies are so sweet and they don’t stay babies forever… so above all else, remember to soak up these baby moments… they grow up faster than we know it! 1.  Get everything that you need for…

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THE TRUTH ABOUT BEING A FOSTER PARENT

Guest post: The TRUTH About Being A Foster Parent

There are few things in life that give you joy like helping someone.  Todays guest post will share one of these ways as she unveils the myths and the truths that go along with the joy of giving yourself to take care of a child.  The truth about being a foster parent is one that I do not know personally, but our…

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5 non academic skills to learn before kindergarten

5 skills your child should know before starting Kindergarten

Note- Before reading… this is not an academic skills post.  I have many Kindergarten tips on this blog, but this one is more about teaching your child independence and self-help skills. There comes a time when we are all ready to send our little ones to Kindergarten.  I waited an extra year to send ours (you…

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When the kids are older...

When the kids are older, I’ll be able to…

It’s funny. We think about all of the things that we will do when our children are born.  Rock them, hold the, sing to them, enjoy every minute of them… Not much time passes before we begin looking to the future, when we start thinking “When the kids are older, I’ll be able to…” and…

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Teaching kids to be bilingual

How to raise your kids to be bilingual

Growing up bilingual is fun and it is just as much fun to raise your kids to be bilingual!  Tove, from Mama in the Now, is sharing her story… I know that raising bilingual kids is fun, because I did it – with raging success!  I was that child that grew up bilingual!  My fondest childhood memories are…

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