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Cause They Are Wild

The Early Years Conference in Cairns offered me my first experience of being in Far North Queensland. For a number of years I have been interested in Australian flora and fauna, so I was very excited to be visiting Crocodile, Cassowary and Tree Kangaroo country. 309 more words


Butterfly Kisses

Me and my mom, October 2013

I was in a group one time when we were all invited to share why we were grateful for our mothers. 958 more words

Early Childhood

Permissions and Challenges

Something that’s been rumbling around in my brain the last couple of days after attending a training  and a recent update in privacy policy from Code.org – what responsibility do software and “web 2.0” companies have to schools and students in regard to student information and privacy? 191 more words

Top Ten Toys for Babies and Toddlers

Hi everyone! Today I want to talk about one of the best parts of being a mom: buying toys! Let’s face it, you love getting your kids a new toy and try it for yourself at home :) I know my husband and I do. 1,535 more words

Pregnancy And Motherhood

Research: Bibliotherapy for Young Children

Examining the article, Bibliotherapy for Young Children by Gary Berg-Cross and Linda Berg-Cross, I was immediately excited because they focus on the age group which I feel is most overlooked: the ages of two to seven. 356 more words


Earliest Memories --Grandparents

Some of my earliest memories involve my grandparents on my mother’s side.  I remember opening the door of a large white room so I could excitedly show my grandfather a candy I’d been given.   671 more words

Being Poor

Teaching Kids to Use Positive Self-Talk

By Allison Wedell Schumacher

Believe it or not, one of my proudest parenting moments happened in the middle of the night when I was lying in bed. 666 more words