February 16, 2017

Character Counts

In the bygone era, when we could let our kids roam the neighborhood all day and check in when they got hungry, our young son came […]
February 10, 2017

What our country needs right now is you (Girl Scouts of the United States of America)

After an extremely contentious election season, filled with hostile words and news broadcasts that you may have had to turn off when kids were in the […]
October 7, 2016

Life in the carpool lane

As parents, we have many titles: nurse, teacher playmate, appointment keeper. But chauffer is perhaps one word that strikes dread in the hearts of many parents, […]
May 13, 2016

Memory Maker

Yes, I’m one of those parents. I’m the one who has 10,000 photos of my family. Actually, to be more accurate, I have 10,000 photos of […]
April 1, 2016

Expert says; get your kids to camp this summer

Expert says; get your kids to camp this summer – This is needed most in age of technology By Leandra Huffer “Around the U.S., and even […]
March 11, 2016

Health On The Go: Simple tips for quick nutritious meals

It’s an age-old dilemma: preparing a healthy meal or making your next appointment on time?   Unfortunately, the convenience of fast food and unhealthy snacks often […]
January 29, 2016

Carpool Conversations

As parents, we have many titles: nurse, teacher, playmate, appointment keeper. But chauffer is perhaps the one word that strikes dread into the hearts of many […]
January 15, 2016

Parenting Pressure

Parenting is a process of trial and error that takes us through a rollercoaster of emotions. The very nature of parenting requires us to think through […]
January 8, 2016

Healthy Snack Attack

Does it seem like it’s always snack time? Extracurricular eating abounds. Nearly every afterschool activity from drama to scouts to soccer to German club involves some […]