Between work and home, there always seems to be an endless “to do” list, with everything needing to be done now!  What do we have to give up just to have some time for ourselves?   Wouldn’t we...Read more
Have you ever thought about earning your CDA Credential?  Some may think that just because they don’t have a college degree that they won’t be able to obtain a CDA.  While the process does require...Read more
  For anyone who works with young children, you're likely all too familiar with managing difficult behaviors.  Helping children manage their behaviors starts with an understanding of why...Read more
  Another new school year is almost upon us.  Since few child care providers get a chance to take the summer off, you’ve probably been scrambling all summer just to keep up, let alone get...Read more
  Hot summer days can be a great opportunity to take a break by the pool or take the family on a fun-filled vacation at the beach!  Tragically, hot days can also be a life-threatening danger to...Read more
  Children love furry (and scaly!) little critters and having a classroom pet can be a great way to help kids grow and develop in so many ways.  Pets teach children about responsibility,...Read more
  With summer right around the corner, many of us are looking forward to getting outdoors and enjoying the sunshine, relaxing by the pool, or taking a well-deserved vacation.  Summer days just...Read more
  From birth, we all seem to have a hint of toe tapping, head bobbing, and melody humming inclination in us.  Music unites us in so many ways: culturally, socially, intellectually, physically...Read more
  Our planet is an amazing and wonderous place that provides us with a seemingly endless supply of food, shelter, recreation, and so much more.  But it is also a fragile environment, one...Read more
  Do you ever wish you could just wave a magic wand and make all life's stresses go away? Well, I'm not sure these ideas constitute a magic wand, but it's amazing how some pretty...Read more