Category Archives: Family

How Parents Can Make a Difference at School

My years as a school secretary taught me many things. For instance, I learned that when I had a child in the office feeling sick or hurt, having a sibling pop in

Make it a Goal to Get Your Kids out in Nature

Is your kid morphing into a couch potato? And do you find yourself perplexed at how to encourage her to be more active? You notice that sometimes she seems tired and sluggish

The Cold Weather Blues

This year’s series of winter storms has packed a punch from one end of the country to the other. The record snowfalls, ice storms, frigid wind chills and blizzards have all left