Eating · Meal Times

7 HACKS to get your kids to eat

Three meals a day=three hours every day where I sound something like this, “Eat your food!  Sit back down!  Please eat two more bites!  Sit down!  Don’t put your feet on the table!  Eat your food, not whatever you just picked up off the floor!  Don’t fight please!  Come back here and eat.  This is why… Continue reading 7 HACKS to get your kids to eat

The Educated Parent

4 Simple Dinner Hacks

Dear Dinner Time, Why must you come right when my children decide to turn into tiny monsters?  And why must you make me resemble some mix between Cruella Devil and the Beast?  My husband may be slightly scared of me because of you.  We always start out as friends.  We have big dreams.  I spend… Continue reading 4 Simple Dinner Hacks

Imaginative Play · Play Advice

5 minute toy hack-how to make old seem new

I don’t know who gets bored of our toys faster, my boys or me.  Its like, how many times can you make the little car go down the ramp?  Sometimes I actually want to cry when my oldest, Boston, asks me to build a tower.  I go through it in my head: build tower, it gets… Continue reading 5 minute toy hack-how to make old seem new