Introducing Dash, the Kids Robot

Dash, the kids robot and Quincy

The reviewer has been compensated in the form of a Best Buy Gift Card and/or received the product/service at a reduced price or for free. We’ve been talking about wanting to teach our daughter … [Read more...]

An Open Letter to Seattle Public Schools

Even my five year old daughter knows what a fair contract is. #SPSstrike #4myteacher

On Tuesday night, my 5 year old daughter Quincy cried when I told her there would be no school on Wednesday September 9th. No first day of Kindergarten, something she was looking forward to all … [Read more...]

Back to School? Get Homework Help Desk!

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This is a sponsored post about Homework Help Desk. When I was in school, if I wanted homework help I had to stay after school or hire a tutor. It wasn't always practical and sometimes it could be … [Read more...]

Alaska, Oregon & Washington are Among 10 U.S. States Reported as Having Lowest Graduation Rates

May 12, 2015 – Alaska, Oregon and Washington are among 10 U.S. states reported as having the lowest Adjusted Cohort Graduation Rate (ACGR) according to a report (click here) sponsored by AT&T. … [Read more...]

Who knew Chicken and Dumplings would earn your school labels for education? #Cbias #Labels4Edu

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This chicken and dumplings shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #Labels4Edu #CollectiveBias Ah back to school, it's just a week … [Read more...]

Ideas to encourage reading in children with Read With Me Scout from LeapFrog

A big thank you to Mom Select and LeapFrog for providing my family with a Read With Me Scout to help with ideas to encourage reading in children. Ideas to encourage reading in children 1.) Read … [Read more...]

LeapReader fun in the classroom!

Last week Quincy shared her love of LeapFrog and their new LeapReader with her developmental preschool class at Viewlands Elementary. Thanks to MomSelect, we were generously providing an amazing … [Read more...]

Teacher Appreciation Week is May 6-10

teacher appreciation week

I'm really fortunate that Sebby and Quincy have pretty fabulous teachers. They take the time to get to know my kids and help them learn and grow as people. They foster relationships and truly love … [Read more...]

Go back to school with Ivy Bridge College and enter to win a $1,000 tuition discount!

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I was on the 7 year plan for college, and while I did finish my undergraduate degree I've thought about continuing my education further. Even if I don't get a second degree to boost my career, I've … [Read more...]

Educational fun continues with the LeapPad2!

LeapPad2

When LeapFrog released the LeapPad, we were one of the first families to get our hands on it. It was so new it was factory loaded with games so we could truly experience it! (Mind you it also had it's … [Read more...]

We rocked it out! @LeapFrog “Rock ‘n Learn” Touch Magic #LeapFrogTouchMagic

It's no question I'm a huge fan of LeapFrog products. Huge. They are pretty much a staple in our household. So when I was given the chance to host a LeapFrog "Rock 'n Learn" Touch Magic Party thanks … [Read more...]

Quincy and her Tag Junior Pal, Violet

Tag Junior

Poor Sebby, Quincy has been going after his Tag reader for some time now, so our friends at Leap Frog were sweet enough to send Quincy her own Tag Junior. Now Quincy has sweet little Violet to help … [Read more...]