“Be careful!” Nod your head if you’ve said this to your child today. Yeah, me too. This well meaning phrase is used ad nauseum in the modern world. There are a lot of dangers out there, yes. We love our kiddos with every ounce of our being, of course. The mama bear instinct is real. Abso-frickin-lutely. But, when does protecting our kids become riskier than stepping … [Read more...] about Should Kids Always Be Careful?
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Montessori. You’ve heard of it. You’ve probably misspelled it. You’ve drooled over the beautiful materials, the sweet, child-sized everything. Maybe you’ve considered implementing it with your family. But then, you started reading about it and yikes-- it sounds like you’d have to overhaul your entire life to make it work. Not only that, but it seems expensive. Like, expensive. … [Read more...] about Montessori for the Modern Mom
Different Kinds of Textures for Children For better or for worse, kids love to touch everything. You can take advantage of this natural curiosity and teach your child about all of the wonderful textures that surround us. Experimenting with texture through thoughtful play provides a solid educational foundation in many areas. It teaches children about science and exploration, … [Read more...] about Different Kinds of Textures for Children
How to Even Out a Spray Tan That Left White Spots Spray tanning has become one of the most popular ways to get your skin to glow the way you want it. It is a great alternative to tanning that won't put you at risk for UV rays. Most of the time, these tans provide an even tan. There are a few instances where users may have white spots where the tan did not color properly. If … [Read more...] about How to Even Out a Spray Tan That Left White Spots
Tulle is one of those fabrics that everyone loves because it adds such flair to formal attire. After all, those ballerina tutus would never stick out in quite the same way with any other fabric, and layers of tulle beneath a bridal gown are essential for creating that lovely fullness that makes every bride feels like a princess on her special day. The downside to tulle is that … [Read more...] about How to Get Wrinkles Out of Tulle