teachable moment

Bedtime for Young Children… It’s More Important Than You Thought!

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So, adults generally agree on the importance of children’s intellectual development. Throughout the day, we are creating a multitude of opportunities for learning, both intentional and unintentional. Helping a child expand his mind and grow cognitively is essential, but so is something else- developing his character and supporting his social/emotional development. Oh, my. There’s a […]

Bye for Now

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Over the weekend, I had to make one of the hardest decisions of my life. I had to take the step and euthanize my dog, Lola. Lola was a rescue from Puerto Rico, being 1 of 13. When we were researching adoption options, we saw this and traveled about 2 hours to pick her up. […]