The Teachable Minute – Anytime, Anywhere!

Dr. Connie Hebert's new book "The Teachable Minute; The Secret to Raising Smart & Appreciative Kids" is out October 8th! It is truly a gem of a book aimed at helping parents embrace their roles as teachers and find all sorts of ways to engage with their children. You can truly find those teachable minutes anywhere.... including the car wash! And what about the Pet Store? A favorite … [Read more...]

4 Reasons You Should Read the Books Your Teens Are Reading

One of the things Cris and I really cherish as parents, is reading to, and with our girls... This past year has been such a fun year as we've watched Sabrina, who is in Kindergarten, discover the joys of reading by herself.  It's so fun to witness this all over again... I remember Alexandra, who will be 16 in just a few days, demonstrate as much enthusiasm when she embarked on this magical journey … [Read more...]