With summer here, I thought it would be a great time to share a few ideas for building stronger family connections. 1. Don’t let Facebook (or other online activities) become the main place you build connections, institute “Face-Look”… Look your children in the eyes (face-to-face) and exclaim , “Face-Look status time!” then share what you […]

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Cookie School

by SomeGirl on January 12, 2011 · 30 comments

After meeting with a speech and language pathologist last Friday and discovering that my extremely bright, oldest son has some language and memory issues that have been exasperated by the great FRUSTRATION involved in learning to read, I set about to make a change in the way we do things around here. After a lot […]

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Our Family List of Things to Do in December

by SomeGirl on December 2, 2010 · 13 comments

Watch a Christmas Movie Go look at Christmas lights Sing Christmas Songs Visit a nursing home Give a toy to someone who doesn’t have one Make cookies Have hot cocoa with a friend Do something nice for someone Eat a candy cane Read the CHRISTmas Story Write a letter to Santa Call someone special (grandparents) […]

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