Summer vacation! For a sweet couple of months, enjoy a break from the pressures of standardized testing, rushing around, extracurricular activities, practices and events. You get to create the out-of-school learning adventures for your children that feel best for you. Make the most of it!
I know, I know. Way too long since your last date night, right? Parenting is exhausting. Between juggling kids and careers, taking care of the house, paying bills, never-ending chores and the surprises of raising a family makes life super busy. If date night is a distant memory, it’s time to put it on your calendar asap!
Parkland Florida. Valentine’s Day, 2018. Another mass shooting. Countless lives and dreams shattered. See something, say something was not enough. We also need to do something. Arming teachers is not the solution. Prevention, stronger action on domestic violence, and banning semi-automatic weapons all need to be addressed. MSD students are leading the charge to change gun laws to ban semi-automatic weapons. How can you help your kids - and yourself - deal with the stress of wondering where the next school shooting will be?
Happy New Year!! January is a perfect time for fresh starts and new beginnings. If you’ve tried resolutions, but they don’t stick, you’re not alone. Good news! It’s time to discover your Word of the Year. With this powerful intention setting tool, you’ll focus on the feeling that you want more of in your life and set yourself up for success.
Stress is a way of life for many people. Endless to-do lists and deadlines. Racing to get kids to school. Time with your partner. Walking the dog. The dreaded laundry. Is surviving on a few hours of sleep and Starbucks by the gallon becoming a way of life for you? There’s got to be a better way. Imagine how nice it would be to find time to simply breathe.