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Mindfulness is good for us, AND good for our children. Get started with these strategies to teach mindfulness to kids!
Many readers asked, so here it is… How can we teach mindfulness to teenagers? How do we convince them to disconnect and spend time in stillness in their busy, connected lives? I have some ideas…
My best summertime memory this year was…. I feel like I wrote a lot this summer about my favorite memories, and I didn’t want to simply repeat myself in this Finish the Sentence Friday post. Instead, I want to share memories of a long ago summer, a summer that I always think about more this […]
The Around the World In Six Weeks Parenting Blog Carnival continues today! Over the next several weeks, Deb of Urban Moo Cow, Jessica of School of Smock, Lauren of Omnimom, Stephanie of Mommy, For Real, and I will be writing about our reactions to Christine Gross-Loh’s Parenting Without Borders, exploring parenting practices around the world. For more information about the Parenting Blog Carnival, and […]
Teachers are burnt out, overwhelmed, and unappreciated. Or fed up with the demands of testing and all the media reports claiming we aren’t doing enough. At least this is what we hear, right? There has been a spate of recent postings from teachers drafting angry resignation letters, or urging potential teachers to avoid the profession […]