Autism Awareness: Autism Speaks Light It Up Blue Campaign

March 29th, 2010|Reviews & Recommendations|

Are you aware that April is Autism Awareness Month and April 2 is World Autism Awareness Day? As a special education teacher with high school students who are on the Autism Spectrum, I am aware

April Fools Day Fun Food Recipes

March 27th, 2010|Reviews & Recommendations|

I love this April Fools' Day fun food recipe - who would ever guess the secret ingredients until they tasted the yummy breakfast foods! A big thanks, again, to Disney FamilyFun  magazine for sharing one

Easter Poem: Easter Bunny Poem

March 27th, 2010|Easter Poems|

Enjoy celebrating Spring and Easter with grandkids and kids of all ages by reciting this happy Easter poem, Busy Easter Bunny by Jane-Ann Heitmueller, just before everyone begins their much anticipated Easter Egg hunt! Busy Easter

How to Know My Baby is Sick?

March 25th, 2010|Reviews & Recommendations|

I remember years ago when we first brought our first born home. It was the middle of April and the temperature was in the 80's. The nurse had given us a bottle of water for

Love Poems: 10 Classic Love Poems

March 24th, 2010|Love Poems|

Recently, I've received several emails requesting I add more love poems to my blog. No poem site would be complete without classic love poems, so I've added ten of my favorite classic love poems. Love

Prenatal Fitness: Healthy Moms, Healthy Babies

March 23rd, 2010|Reviews & Recommendations|

It's been almost one year since our grandson, Luke, was born. When I think back to the years when I was pregnant, I wish there had been more fitness advice available. It was so difficult

Easter Crafts and Activities

March 21st, 2010|Crafts & Projects, Easter, Holidays|

Easter is almost here! It is hard to believe...we just had snow on the ground two weeks ago and yesterday was in the 70's! I hope it lasts through Easter and our Spring Break! Even

3 Song Alliteration Examples | Alliterative Lyrics

March 16th, 2010|Alliterations|

3 song alliteration examples, Helplessly Hoping, Alphabet Aerobics, and Be a Better Boy, are written using alliterative song lyrics. Song alliteration examples help us learn why song writers use alliteration. Think...which songs are easier to

How to Write Persuasive Essays Help

March 16th, 2010|Crafts & Projects|

How to write persuasive essays. Throughout the school years, students are taught how to write persuasive essays. In NJ it is a very important component of the PARCC exams taken by 11th graders in the

Tips on Managing Media in Children’s Lives

March 14th, 2010|Reviews & Recommendations|

How many forms of media are your children experiencing each day? How many electronic gadgets do your children use that allow your them easy access to outside influences? Have you taken an inventory lately? Kids