For us it's easy to panic and get upset about the virus and how it wasn't handled as well as it should be. (hence the new paper coming out from WHO that states they botched it). For kids it can be quite terrifying coming home from school where they…Continue
Started by Jen Ryan in In the news yesterday.
There's a lot of fun, exciting and sometimes really scary shows that come out right about now. Some of our favorites are the Great Pumpkin Charlie Brown, Halloweentown and all the Halloween themed Disney shows. It's fun to watch these especially…Continue
Started by Jen Ryan in Chit Chat on Friday.
When we go to a day care or facility like it we typically know that the teachers and faculty go through stringent screening and fingerprinting before being allowed to work with the children. One would think that at summer camps the same would be…Continue
This is just a heartbreaking story. I just don't even know what to think or say to this craziness. Apparently a 10 year old boy was visiting his grandfather and went in to ask the lady at the house a question. The 90 year old lady yelled at him to…Continue
Started by Jen Ryan in In the news on Wednesday.
We are working on compiling a list of fall events for this year right now. If you have an event that you know is coming up, please feel free to share it in this discussion. I know that many pumpkin patches and fall carnivals will be taking place…Continue
Of course I think some of this can be said of girls too but for the most part.. Yep. It's all boys. Noise with dirt on it, things can fly and clothes shopping is rough. Man, I am always disappointed at how adorable the clothes are for girls and then…Continue
The teachers union is planning a rally before the board meeting to push for less testing in the schools. Many have stated their desire to go back to when grades other "factors" decided whether your child was promoted to the next grade or not. Many…Continue
Started by Jen Ryan in School Age Children on Tuesday.
Parenting is hard. It's no joke. But there are a few things that can help you get through those trying times. Here are 10 tips that help you keep your sanity during this amazing, crazy, emotional ride called parenting. Here are a few of them.. Laugh…Continue
Started by Jen Ryan in General parenting discussion Oct 13.