Holiday Craft- Crystal Snowflake

Holiday Season is he most joyful season of all.  In our house it is the time when kids are constantly looking for something to do.  Usually,  we try to do a small holiday activity every day whether it is baking, cooking, gift making or just a craft, we try to make it fun.  The Crystal… Continue reading Holiday Craft- Crystal Snowflake

Davis Annual Turkey Trot

Every year my entire family participates in the local Turkey Trot.  I run my standard 5K and my three year and my five year old run one mile with my husband.  It is such a great family tradition, that puts all of us in a spirit of Thanksgiving.  We have been training for our runs… Continue reading Davis Annual Turkey Trot

Striving to give my kids a Head-start

I am a big believer in educating my children.  Some people think that  I am excessive when it comes to it, but I believe that if you want your child to succeed in life you have to start early.  If I want them to get into an Ivy League school, they have to succeed in… Continue reading Striving to give my kids a Head-start

Adjusting to Preschool

From reading my previous post about my three-year old daughter’s first emotional day of preschool, you know that it hasn’t been easy for us.  It has been a long four weeks, but today, I just dropped her off, she waved goodbuy and went to play with her friends. It was a long road for both… Continue reading Adjusting to Preschool

Sibling Rivalry First Thing in the Morning

This morning my kids got up very early, 5:30am.  As you know, if they are up, I am up.  They were both tired then they added Halloween candy into their system and that caused the explosion of sibling rivalry.  I was trying to reason them to stop fighting but at 5:30am, my brain as much… Continue reading Sibling Rivalry First Thing in the Morning

Teach Your Children to Play

My girls love to play together. They play mommies, school, gymnastics, grocery stores and other pretend play with each other and their dolls.  They come up with different games all the time, and I am so proud, that they have such a great imagination. It wasn’t always like that.  For a while I could see… Continue reading Teach Your Children to Play