It seems like lately I’m trying to hold back time. Maybe it’s the realization that she is no longer a baby. Yes, I know she will always be my baby, but my baby is getting bigger, and I’m starting to realize I need to stop babying her so much. There are a few life skills […]
It’s inevitable. One day you’ll look up and your baby will no longer be a baby, but a big boy or girl ready to start elementary school and face the world. While you’re preparing their lunch or helping them stuff their backpack, make sure you’ve prepared them in other ways too.
I know summer is just starting, but it’s the perfect time to start preparing your child for next school year. Many students will be transitioning to kindergarten, elementary, middle and high school, as well as college, so I thought it was a good time to repeat my Five Things series. First up, five things your […]
Just because your child has finished high school doesn’t mean the learning has stopped. Now it’s time to kick their preparation of how to handle “real life” into overdrive. Let me state that I understand not every child will go to college. These are life skills that apply whether you go to school or not.
With the new school year starting this week, I find myself a little nostalgic. Maybe it’s the fact that my daughter is quickly approaching her teenage years, but I find myself wondering if I’m sowing into her life in the way she needs so that she knows her value and worth.
For our latest installment of Things Your Child Should Know, we’re looking at five things your child should know before starting high school.