Why it's NOT my child's "job" to be a student.

I hear this all. the. time. That a kid's job is to go to school, be the best student possible, and prepare for the lifetime of work ahead. That might be the case for most kids, but in my family it's not. I refuse to let their childhood pass by thinking their purpose during that time is to solely be a student. What!?! I know, crazy right?! But is it really? Is it really that "out there" to think that childhood is about more than being a "good student"? ...more

A Clean Sweep

 Posted on November 3, 2011 by Amy You know that TLC show called “Clean Sweep”?   I used to love that show.   I watched it mostly the Fall and Winter that I wa...more