Do you have an All-Star Moment to share? Embassy Suites wants to celebrate “All-Star” parents that do all that they can to to support their children and other children that are involved in sports programs. Whether it’s coaching, cheering on the sidelines, carpooling, or bringing snacks to the game, Embassy Suites knows that parents are there to offer encouragement and be their kids biggest fans!
What do Southwest Airline and Sharks have in common?… A lot actually! Southwest Airlines and the Discovery Channel have teamed up to take Shark Week to “new heights”! This summer, a Shark Week-themed plane will take to the skies as Southwest offers an exclusive preview of one of Shark Week’s “fin-nomenal” episodes. Not only that, Southwest and the Discovery Channel want to send a family
Holiday travel tips: Keep kids reading on the go Are you totally stumped on ways to keep your kids entertained during the hectic Thanksgiving travel rush next week? We’re here to help! Parenting bloggers Amy Mascott (Teach Mama) and Allison McDonald (No Time for Flashcards), authors of the recently released Raising a Rock-Star Reader, have provided some great games and activities to keep kids engaged – all while building their
Picture This… A young girl in middle school, afraid to go to school because she knows, like every other day, she would feel all alone. Alone because those she thought to be her friends teased her and called her fat, ugly and stupid. Alone because no teacher or counselor would protect her from being strangled, punched or pushed around. Alone because she was one of
As the Mother of a college junior who will soon be stepping into the world of full-time employment, one of my biggest concerns is how is is presenting himself to potential future employers. Did he iron his suit for the interview? (probably not knowing my son) Does he have a well crafted impressive resume? Does his online/social media presence project a positive image? The last
As the mother of four children who have been active in sports programs since the time they were little one of my biggest worries is their safety during practice and game time. Protective gear is not always a safeguard against injury and in some sports, like soccer and gymnastics, there’s no protection to the head and neck area at all. There’s risk of injury involved
Something struck me today as I was looking at my beautiful rhododendron bushes. Something really so simple and so very important but something I often forget and need to be reminded of. The flowers that were in full gorgeous bloom only days ago are now wilted and most of them have fallen to the ground. The bees, however, are still milling about them trying