Happy rewards with happy meals #imlovinit

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When Madison was in second grade, she struggled in math. It was terrible. It was not that she could not do the math work. She did fine with that. It was the timed tests that were killing us. She is a perfectionist. She does her work slowly. It is literally a battle we have every night doing her homework (and still is). As you can imagine, some nights her … [Read more...]

Summer Brain-Power Boost With Netflix #StreamTeam

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We are now ending the end of summer, and school will be starting soon. Have your kids started their brain drain yet? For the perfect way to beat the heat and indulge in some screen time, introduce your kids to something new with Netflix - whether it's a documentary about dinosaurs or the moon, you can keep your little ones' brains active all summer long. … [Read more...]

Stay Cool This Summer

I don't know about you, but it has been nothing but hot here in Chicago! With the hot temperatures I also managed to get a sunburn! That's why I came up with this great list of drinks to get us all through the summer! There is nothing better than staying cool when it is this hot! My collect includes both alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks, so … [Read more...]

Living Without A Smartphone

You know, we did survive before we had smartphones. Granted, that was a long, long time ago (okay, maybe not so long ago), but people nowadays have seemed to forget that yes, the human race can last a day, or two, or even a month without touching our smartphones. It is had to believe, but it can be done. Sometimes when we did our noses out of our … [Read more...]