Category: Advice and Tips

Thanksgiving Themed Recipes from Explore Cuisine!

Explore Cuisine has some great Thanksgiving dish suggestions that you can make with their unique pastas! If you haven’t heard of these products before, you should know that it is 100% organic. All their pasta is vegan, gluten-free, non-GMO!

There’s chickpea spaghetti, Edamame and Mung Bean Fettucine, Red Lentil Penne, Red Rice Elbow Macaroni, and many more! If aiming to eat healthier if you need to avoid certain things in your diet (gluten free), they offer plenty of options and are easily found in most stores and online like at

I am delighted to share below their Pumpkin Stuffed Green Lentil Cannelloni, Butternut Squash, Kale and Fettuccini with Creamy Ricotta Sage Sauce, and Gluten Free Green Bean and Pasta Casserole Recipe!  Continue reading

Talking with Your Toddler {Review}

Talking with Your Toddler: 75 Fun Activities and Interactive Games that Teach Your Child to Talk is a helpful guide for parents, teachers and caregivers. This book is packed full of engaging games and activities that can boost and challenge developing language skills. As a mom of three, I felt that a book like this I wouldn’t use so often but my third child is not talking as soon as my first two. So many of the exercises listed, I’m taking note to do early on.  Please note that I firmly believe every child develops in certain areas at different times and when they are ready but that doesn’t mean we shouldn’t look for every opportunity to help!  Continue reading

Shopping for Resources to Help Your Student Flourish!



Shopping for Resources to Help Your Student Flourish

It can be difficult to watch students struggle to pick up concepts that they need to learn before passing onto the next grade level. As their teacher, you are in charge of making sure they do their best; however, when you have exhausted all of your in-classroom learning resources, you may need to go online to find new learning materials to help your students succeed. Rather than use resources that are for sale in your local community, you can instead find new and innovative learning products like base ten blocks and other dimensional learning aids for sale online. You can find items that fit your teaching needs and your budget. Continue reading

How to Organize a Family Reunion in 5 Easy Steps

These days it isn’t easy getting everyone together. While it’s true that mobile communications have evolved in leaps and bounds, enabling us to speak to (and even see) our distant loved ones on camera; the age of being constantly connected doesn’t come without its drawbacks. Being
slaves to our smartphones and constantly available to handle just one more task can be detrimental to our family time. If you’ve been yearning to get the brood together and reunite family members separated by distance and time, check out how in these five simple steps: Continue reading