Quick Family Meals: Crock Pot Beef Stew
February 20, 2017 – 7:00 am | 9 Comments

 by Dr. Caron B. Goode
Family mealtimes are important times. In fact, families who eat together regularly share healthier and better balanced meals, have children who engage in less risky behaviors and have parents who are …

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Ways to Get Kids to Help with Chores
August 20, 2016 – 7:21 am | No Comment
Ways to Get Kids to Help with Chores

How to Motivate Kids to Help with Chores

Expecting kids to never complain about helping out around the house is probably unrealistic. After all, adults experience days when lying in bed and watching television or reading …

How to Keep Your Sanity When It’s Back-to-School Time
August 19, 2016 – 9:12 am | No Comment
How to Keep Your Sanity When It’s Back-to-School Time

5 Tips for Mom’s Back-to-School Sanity
1.  Heal self-defeating thoughts: “I stunk at math and my kids will stink too!” This was my greatest self-sabotaging thought as a Mom, and I had to heal! As Moms …

Tips for Students with Disabilities Who Are Heading to College
August 18, 2016 – 4:29 pm | No Comment
Tips for Students with Disabilities Who Are Heading to College

How Students with Disabilities Can Transition to College Seamlessly
Back to school time is just around the corner, which means that it is the perfect time to start preparing for what’s ahead!

7 Tips for When Your Child Stays Home Alone
August 18, 2016 – 6:34 am | No Comment
7 Tips for When Your Child Stays Home Alone

Ways to Keep Your Child Safe When Home Alone
As parents, we never want to leave our children home alone, but sometimes it is unavoidable.  Here are a few basics to keep in mind when your child …

How to Make Your College Essay Stand Out From the Crowd
August 17, 2016 – 12:22 pm | No Comment
How to Make Your College Essay Stand Out From the Crowd

Top 5 Tips for a Successful Stand Out College Essay
It’s not too soon to start thinking about the college essay. With the SAT board announcing swift changes to the SAT’s and college essays earlier in …

5 Easy Ways to Maintain Your Car
August 15, 2016 – 6:19 am | No Comment
5 Easy Ways to Maintain Your Car

Tips to Keep Your Car in Tip-Top Shape
 
by Brandon Miller
It’s August and that means back-to-school time is here. Carpooling, bringing your kids to school every day and running around town to extracurricular activities like football …

5 Tips for Putting a Little Zen into Back to School
August 10, 2016 – 1:17 pm | No Comment
5 Tips for Putting a Little Zen into Back to School

Back to School Zen
Back to School can be a stressful time of year for parents, kids, and families across the country. The transition from a relaxing or busy summer, the pressures of a new school …

Back-to-School Plan for your Tween
August 5, 2016 – 11:05 am | No Comment
Back-to-School Plan for your Tween

Yikes! Summer is Almost Over! Here are some tips for a Back-to-School Plan for Your Tween

 
Returning to school need not be stressful. I’ve developed an easy back to school plan for you and your tween. …

Sales Tax Free Weekend August 5-7
July 25, 2016 – 10:56 am | No Comment
Sales Tax Free Weekend August 5-7

Sales Tax Free Weekend is August 5-7th
This year, the sales tax free weekend is August 5-7th so you can save on school supplies and most clothing and footwear priced under $100.  Backpacks under $100 and …

5 Classic Sea Shell Crafts for Kids
July 24, 2016 – 12:15 pm | One Comment
5 Classic Sea Shell Crafts for Kids

Sea Shell Crafts for Kids
Did you go to the beach this summer? Did you kids bring home buckets full of sea shells, even the broken ones? Does your book shelf look like mine? Only the …