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Ella & Mrs Gooseberry & Discovering What Love Looks Like & Book Review
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Ella & Mrs Gooseberry & Discovering What Love Looks Like & Book Review

Book Title:  Ella & Mrs. Gooseberry โ€“ Discovering what love looks likeAuthor:  Vikki ConleyIllustrator:  Penelope PratleyFor Ages: 4-8Themes: love, empathy, compassion, kindness, understanding, giving, character, communityRelated learning areas: Social and Emotional Learning (SEL), feelings awareness, character education Get it HERE Continue Reading Facebook Twitter Pinterest LinkedIn Reddit Facebook Messenger Email Share

11 Easy Diy Gifts To Help Kids Learn The Meaning Of Giving
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11 Easy DIY Gifts to Help Kids Learn the Meaning of Giving

Help them experience the joy of giving with these fun DIY gifts!Have you ever had a discussion with your children about gift giving? Most children see the act of giving as customary at particular times of the year but do they really understand the reason behind giving a present?If you haven’t talked about the difference…

A garden of kindness

Placing Kindness Rocks throughout neighboring communities I started painting Kindness Rocks with my daughter in April for Random Acts of Kindness Day. Well, it has caught on and we now have a Facebook group with 300 community members and weโ€™ve built a Kindness Rocks Garden at our local library with the help of the childrenโ€™s…

My angels

I wanted to take a moment to tell you about some angels in my life and how they pulled me through a very tough time. Against all odds, with three auto-immune diseases as well as fertility issues I have managed to have five children (my husband is very proud of this fact and likes to…

The Secret Garden

At the end of a street is a driveway that winds upward leading to a parking lot with ten or so spots where I suppose people gather for their lunch breaks, a quick nap, a phone call, a smoke, etc. I stumbled upon this place with a view eight years ago. We were leasing a…