Yeah today is ONLY the elementary kids’ first day.
The older kiddo doesn’t start til Thursday. Yup. We get to repeat all this in 2 days. 🙂
I raise independent kids. And I do NOT apologize.
How do you build up positive behavior in kids, and what types of reward systems worked for you?
NOTE: Giveaway Below! Win an iPad for you and $500 for your School! The kids are due back to school in a week (hallelujah chorus commencing). And if the kids are back to school, I’m back to volunteering. (A little.) Here’s my mom-as-volunteer plan for this school year. I’m signing up to…………… Host the ‘Back […][More...]
I almost hate to ask it…but…
Who’s NEVER Been to a California Theme Park?
I can’t say enough about the HTC Rhyme’s camera. 8MP, but my other phones were 8MP and didn’t take anywhere near as fabulous images as the HTC Rhyme. WOW. The shutter speed is very fast, meaning you click the shutter button and it takes the picture nearly immediately (HUGE for a mom on the go taking tons of photos!). The photo ‘Scenes’ blow me away! Portrait, Landscape, Action burst (totally cool), Backlight HDR—totally works!, and my absolute favorite is the Panorama Scene. You turn these on before you shoot a picture. AMAZING. I also love the photo effects you can turn on before (and edit after as well). I’ll stop now, but WOW WOW WOW. LOVE this camera![More...]
It’s a big year for our little guy, baptism is followed by confirmation, which means bestowing the gift of the Holy Ghost by his father who holds the Priesthood. Gifts for an 8 year old little boy include his own new set of scriptures with his name engraved on them, a new suit(!) and a Cub Scout uniform! 8 is Great![More...]