The Sole Surviving Mom at the Bus Stop

By Cheryl Maguire “Hurry up or you will miss the bus,” I hollered to my 13-year-old boy/girl twins. Opening the

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Mom Inspired YouTube Challenges

By Cheryl Maguire In an attempt to break the deafening teen silence during breakfast, I began a conversation. “So I

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How to blend families more smoothly

By Clark and Leah Burbidge Navigating blended family life with 10 children over 14 years has dramatically changed our perspective.

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Stirring Up Peace in the Home

By Kathryn Streeter With all the confrontation and strife around us, who doesn’t wish for a more peaceful world? I’ve

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Help your child to be more productive

By Cheryl Maguire  “It is 11 o’clock. You should go to sleep now.” “But I haven’t finished my homework yet.”

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Charitable teachers’ gifts

With the growing trend towards giving charitable gifts in lieu of material things, this year, consider giving your child’s teacher

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Technology Distraction: Is Instagram Winning Out Over Homework?

By Sandra Gordon When 14-year old Ellie Rosic does her homework, her phone is “crucial”, says her dad, Andy, an

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Reading between the lines

Reading is a skill that provides a foundation to learning. Here are some facts related to the power of reading.

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How to survive sports politics

By Luke Hill I had my middle son at a basketball tournament this past weekend – five games in two

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Mobile tween spa offers luxurious parties

Imagine hosting a party in a luxurious 29-foot motor home renovated to provide a complete beauty bar that comes directly

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