Tags » Children » Page 2

First day of school equals first day of being sick?

It isn’t uncommon for children to get sick during their first week of school. Kids often come home with coughs, runny nose, nasal congestion, sore throat, and even a fever within their first few days. 359 more words


Let's Talk About Words

As a writer, words are… well, my thing. I’m always fascinated with the history and evolution of language. Sometimes, I also think the changes are ignorant. 416 more words

For Authors

Thinking x-ray machine!

I often have had children imagine a “thinking x-ray” to help them identify thoughts and change the thoughts to more true and helpful ones if necessary. 245 more words

A place among the pines

My own thumping footsteps in my ears, I’m trying to regulate my half dying body by breathing properly and I’m not failing but outrageously I’ve forgotten my music, what a bloody twat. 731 more words

Childhood Trauma

Taking Care of Momma

Today was the first day of school in my former district. My friends all gathered for long, most likely boring meetings and discussions.  A big room full of adults, talking about teaching. 408 more words


Victoria Beach Family Photos! (Victoria Beach Family Photographers)

The Village Green is the center of activity in Victoria Beach, holding tennis courts, The Moonlight Inn and the renowned Einfeld’s bakery. If you have a cabin in Victoria Beach, you know this area and  probably come down often to visit and get an ice cream cone or a scrumptious cinnamon bun. 64 more words


My Best Tip for Traveling with Kids

“Are we there yet?”

“He hit me!”

“Mom, I’m so bored . . .”

Do you ever hear the utterance of these words whilst on long road trips?   707 more words