6 Warning Signs that Your Child is Struggling in School

As parents, our child’s performance in school is very important to us. We don’t just want to be involved in both their academic and social development, we also want them to have a good experience overall. However, when our child or teen begins to struggle in school, there are times that they do not inform […]

What Is A Progressive School? We Got the Answers Straight From the Teachers Themselves!

More and more these days I hear the term ‘progressive’–progressive schools, progressive education, progressive teaching–and to be honest, I don’t really know what they mean. During our time, there were fewer choices for education. We usually went to the schools our parents went to or ones that were referred by family and friends. We were […]

The Emotional Stages of Sending Your Kids to School

The first day of school is always a big day–for both the kids and parents! From waking up (late!) and preparing the kids’ meals, to getting to school on time and watching them walk to class, it’s a roller coaster of emotions that’s for sure. Today, we broke down the entire ‘journey’ into 15 emotional […]

6 Tips for Packing a Better School Lunch

The school season is almost upon us, and you know what that means mommas–thinking of what to make the kids for their baon again! I’ll be honest and say that the easiest thing to do is to pop last night’s leftovers in the microwave, and stuff it in their lunch boxes. (Even though sometimes it results […]