Graduation: out with the old, in with the new

Do you remember when you graduated from high school or college? What about when you participated in your last sporting event or concert when you were in school? Those moments growing seemed so final, so overwhelming. We knew as parents that there was so much more around the corner to look forward to but, at that moment in time, our children just knew that their familiar romping ground was … [Read more...]

Holiday Giving: a gift worth repeating each year

Thanksgiving is over and the season of giving is most definitely here. We’ve had a long standing tradition in my family to give to kids in need every holiday season. … [Read more...]

The best cure for chaos: helping kids in need

We've had a long standing tradition in my family to give to kids in need every holiday season.  My husband and I started buying toys to toss into the Toys For Tots box when we were dating and passed the tradition onto our daughters once they were born. It's a great feeling to know kids in need will have a toy to open during the holidays. … [Read more...]

Back To School Tips

Preparing for a new school year can be  overwhelming and catch even the most organized parent off guard. It seems to come out of no where,  and suddenly families coast to coast find themselves back in  school mode. … [Read more...]