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25 Ways to Approach the Dreaded 'How was School Today?' Question

A great list courtesy of blogger Liz Evans:

1. What was the best thing that happened at school today? (What was the worst thing that happened at school today?) 354 more words


Mr. Z: Talking to kids about the Ferguson crisis

(KTVI)- Steve Zwolak, a St. Louis-based child development and parenting expert. With the recent tragic events in Ferguson, he has advice on how parents and family members can respond to any questions young children may have about the crisis in Ferguson and its aftermath. 42 more words

AM Show


Those birds.  All their feet, pointing at navy blue crystal clear glass.

The deepest smartest you’ve seen.  And today they are glittering with tears.

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Praying for Ferguson ❤️

Helping Our Children Cope With Tragedy

Understanding tragedy can be very difficult and overwhelming for a young mind to cope with. Also explaining tragedy without adding to fear can be difficult for a parent/guardian as well. 506 more words

Self Help

It's Time To Start Gossiping

She’s right, you know.  The above is one of my favorite quotes of all time, said by a woman I truly admire.  I’ll admit it: I used “gossiping” to draw you in (hi!).   571 more words