Category Archives: Activities

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March 6, 2017 | No comments yet

Tips for Fighting the Never-Ending War Over Screen Time

in Activities, Kid Time, Parenting Advice

  My latest post on Pittsburgh Moms Blog. “It is a constant daily battle in my home. The constant requesting of the electronic tablet or a television show or a movie that ring through my ears. Screen time is ruining…

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November 9, 2016 | No comments yet

Tweet, Text, and Teach: Classroom Management in the Digital Age

in Activities, Kid Time, Parenting Advice

Guest Educational Post Brought to you by Quill Kiersten Bush http://ghergich.com kiersten@ghergich.com

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August 16, 2016 | No comments yet

Are We Starting Organized Sports Too Early?

in Activities, Kid Time, Parenting Advice

This piece originally appeared on the Huffington Post Parents Blog. I would love, love, love for my children to have a group of friends to roam through our woods and neighborhood with. I have many fond childhood memories of riding…

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August 12, 2016 | No comments yet

The Big Three: Comparing Montessori, Waldorf, and Reggio Emilia Learning Philosophies

in Activities, Kid Time, Parenting Advice

You may think all classrooms are created the same, but you’d be surprised. Varying philosophies guide educators, even starting as young as birth. Three of the most famous are Montessori, Waldorf, and Reggio Emilia. Montessori may be a familiar term…

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June 23, 2016 | 1 comment

Swimsuit needed: Six unexpected family outings that require a towel

in Activities, Family Travel, Kid Time

Ready, set, GET WET

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February 14, 2016 | No comments yet

Presidents’ Day / Snow Day Activity

in Activities, Holiday/Seasonal, Kid Time, Me Time

Indoor Zip Line.

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