In the social media era we live in, where everything gets shared and we constantly know what the Joneses are doing, people feel the pressure to keep up.
Author Archive | Stephanie
It’s when I only see my husband to sleep. It’s when our conversations are short, to the point, and revolve around the logistics of carting our kids around or what we need from the grocery store.
But there is one skill that I’m guessing most are not practicing. It’s a skill that even parents who are diligent with keeping their students on track over the summer probably aren’t doing with their kids.
You could spend a day there! We thought we’d buzz around for an hour and we barely skimmed the surface! We did a few photo ops, watched the ESPN guys for a bit and tried out a few football activities they had set up. We didn’t even set foot in the atrium of the north […]
So what are these two magical books that are so amazing? Besides being the pick for Global Read Aloud (which usually means it’s pretty darn good). My students also vote on books after we finish them. This is the first book to ever get unanimous two thumbs up (highest rating). They begged for the sequel […]
It doesn’t have a strong flavor and can be shaped so many ways! Today, I want to share how I used zucchini for ravioli, enchiladas and spaghetti.
I decided that I was tired of making excuses and needed to make myself a priority this year. The whole “You can’t pour from an empty cup” thing and all.
Most mornings, we all need to be out of the house by 7:15. Many mornings I am solo while my husband is already at work. That means I need to get 2 kids to 2 places and myself to work by 7:45. (serious kudos to parents who do this single handedly 5 days a week). […]
And there are MANY fears and worries that we have as parents! You are not alone! Here are some of the top worries that many parents have and how to best try to overcome them.
I consider myself a bonafide foodie. I love to try new recipes and new foods. I consider watching Top Chef or Masterchef the perfect night of TV. I LOVE to cook from scratch. New gadgets? No problem… until the Instant Pot came along!