Two Words to Teach to Your Toddler This Month, Part 1: Appreciate

Our kids will only be as socially responsible and emotionally aware as we teach them to be. Modeling vocabulary, like the words introduced in this 2 part monthly column, will help you take an active role in your child’s social, emotional, and language development. Appreciate Merriam-Webster dictionary: To give thanks or feel grateful for To…

Sunday Morning Beets

Woke up today with a bit of a headache.¬†After pulling a double, working the restaurant’s booth at our town’s fall festival, I, of course, wanted to take advantage of a baby-free, husband-free night with my pals. Hours of talk and laughs with my twenty-something teammates kept me up way past my suburban mom bedtime, but…