Overfeeding Experiment

Howdy! Its been a minute since I’ve posted anything. That will probably change since school has started back, which equals more time indoors at tables waiting and watching.   Anyway, I guess this is a good welcome back blog topic…experimenting.  I had a bunch of bananas to freeze and this was the leftovers  What is … More Overfeeding Experiment

Summer School

It starts this week.  Want to join us? This week we will read and discuss Animal Farm and a 20 min free write. How it’s going to work is Monday the assignments are posted and will be due on Friday. Easy enough, right?  This week’s writing prompt is: What do you hope to accomplish this … More Summer School

Summer Reading

It’s that time again.  I think we will just read this summer and maybe one writing prompt a week. They read Animal Farm way back when, but I want them to read again and they should zip right through it. That’s going to be the warm up. ūüėČ

Problems As Opportunities 

“When parents see their children’s problems as opportunities to build the relationship instead of as negative, burdensome irritations, it totally changes the nature of parent-c hild interaction. Parents become more willing, even excited, about deeply understanding and helping their children. When a child comes to them with a problem, instead of thinking,”oh no! Not another … More Problems As Opportunities¬†