Surfing

As the seasons tick by I am amazed that some of the things that previously seemed invaluable to our family’s learning don’t seem to be present any more.  Or the favorite conversations that used to take place no longer do.  When the old ways are forced on again, sometimes it “works” and sometimes what was … More Surfing

Christ Calories

I’ve wondered for years how to figure out how many calories a day kids need and today I came across this ratio on SFGate.com: If your child is within a healthy weight range, you can use his body weight to help estimate his calorie needs. According to Hasbro Children’s Hospital, infants need 41 to 55 … More Christ Calories

Not till four

Disclaimer- I know I’m not mainstream on this one.  If I’m driving you crazy on this but other parts of this site are helpful, please let it slide.   As useful as technology is, using screens for kids under four is going to hurt more than it helps. Teaching reading, mathematics, science and other subjects … More Not till four