Product Review | Essie Gel Couture

I rarely paint my nails. There is usually no point since it typically chips and looks terrible within a day or two. I truly love the look of painted nails and I envy those who constantly have a fresh coat of polish. Essie Gel Couture has been widely talked about as an easy at-home gel manicure that […]

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PB & J | cropped Sweater and Deep Plum Skirt

Sweater: American Eagle | Skirt: American Eagle | Boots: Target | Necklace: Vrai & Oro v-neck cropped sweater I was very unsure of this sweater when I purchased it. I don’t typically wear cropped shirts as I’m not terribly comfortable showing off my midsection. However, this shirt was a sweater and looked to be a bit oversized, so I was hopeful. I […]

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the wrong way to learn spelling words and how to do it right

Almost every child in elementary school comes home with spelling words each week. They might be called something different, but they are still a list of words that they will be tested on by Friday. The way kids learn spelling has changed a lot since we were kids. There is a completely different philosophy regarding […]

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Ultimate Preschool Resource Roundup for Parents

As a teacher, two of the questions I would get most from parent is, “how can I help my child at home,” and “where can I find resources for my child?” Parents want to support their kids at home, but do not always know where to go for resources or how to identify high-quality resources […]

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How to Discipline Without Yelling

Discipline can be a very difficult area of parenting. We love our kids and we never want to see them upset, but the reality is that kids need rules, structure, and even discipline. The good thing is that discipline doesn’t have to include yelling. When disciplining a child, we never want to yell, be mean […]

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