Two Spring Semester Quick Tips

Spring semester is underway for most college students. Two key things to set up for a successful term are to re-establish a routine and schedule ahead. Re-Establish Daily Routine During winter break, many students let go of their daily routines...

Reflect, refocus, resolve for a HAPPY New Year

What’s your favorite holiday? When asked that question, you may expect to hear Christmas, Thanksgiving, or even 4th of July. Often, people are surprised when my response is New Years, followed by a “really, why?” question. My response? It’s all...

Santa-tracker Fun

Christmas is here and many children are eagerly awaiting Santa Claus’ visit. Did you know that there are various sites in which children can track Santa’s progress and location on Christmas? Here are a couple of our favorites. Google’s Santa...

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Family Fun: Camping

In April, we posted about days that National Parks offer free admission. Then in May, we shared ways that you can get active, in honor of Physical Fitness and Sports Month.  Camping is a great way to enjoy physical activity,...

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Books for Early Readers Sale: BOB Books

For those of you with early readers, BOB books are on sale on Amazon right now, with some sets over 65% off. Amazon says these books are for ages 4-8. However, I would put them at more of a PK-1st...

Holiday Shopping Continues

Black Friday and Cyber Monday are over. But, holiday shopping deals on Amazon continue, and so do the proceeds we receive from your purchases. If you purchase through one of our Amazon links on this site or shop through Amazon...

Cyber Monday 2017: Shop Amazon

If you shop Cyber Monday deals on Amazon, please support us by shopping though our link. Your support will help individuals and families receive free and discounted resources. You shop as you normally would, and Amazon gives us a percentage-...

After Thanksgiving Sales: Working Parents

After Thanksgiving Sales: Working Parents

‘Tis the season for sales. If you have holiday shopping to do for friends, family, or yourself you may want to check these out.   Insta-Pot: Almost 40% off, today-only. This is a great price for this popular time-saving kitchen...

Fall Reading List: Diversity

Fall often coincides with staying indoors, holidays, and (hopefully) more leisure time which creates more opportunities to catch up on your fall reading list. This fall, we are exploring issues of diversity to better understand the different experiences of those...