National Adoption Month: The Importance of Foster Care Adoptions

National Adoption Month

For many kids November is not all about Thanksgiving and getting together with relatives. Sadly there are many children across the country who are in foster care and are praying for a forever home. Not only is November National Homeless Youth Awareness Month but it is also National Adoption Month. … Continue reading...

Over 15 Holiday Mocktail Recipes Perfect For Kids

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The holidays are fast approaching which means many holiday parties are going to be thrown. While the majority of these parties will be adult parties the new up and coming trend is to include children as well. Now we all like those fun holiday cocktails and let's face it some of us need them to get … Continue reading...

October is Learning Disabilities (LD) Awareness Month!

Understood Learning Disabilities

  As the first quarter of school comes to a close many parents are heading in for parent teacher conferences or student led conferences to discuss their child's grades and performance since the start of school. This is the time that many parents find out that their child or children may be … Continue reading...

What Your Need To Know About The Making Home Affordable Program

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Life is a funny thing. One  minute things can be going well and the next you are just struggling to make it through the day. The job market especially these days can be extremely unstable. It used to be that a college degree guaranteed you a good paying job. Sadly I can tell you from my own … Continue reading...

Have You Seen “The Other F Word” on Amazon?

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It is no secret that I turned the big 4-0 this past July. Was I happy about it? Not really, but I have come to terms with it. I think one of the … Continue reading...

What You Need to Know About Chronic Absenteeism!

Chronic Absenteeism

As a mom of 4 I can tell you I have heard every excuse in the world from my kids to not go to school. My hard and fast rule has been that unless you … Continue reading...