I woke this morning to a much cooler, fall-like greeting. The cooler temperatures this morning had me hankering for sweaters, hot cider with cinammon, and beautifully vibrant leaves swirling down on a gentle breeze around me. Since the weather here in Virginia isn't quite that cooperative (yet) I decided to do a bit of "wishful thinking" on my Fall Board on Pinterest with some beautiful arrangements and decor ideas for the fall season. A Combination Arrangement courtesy of … [Read more...] about Autumn’s Bounty
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School uniforms are a welcomed relief to parents who are on a tight budget or looking to save some money. Buying a new and stylish wardrobe for your child each fall can be a huge annual expense. If you have a son who's attending grade school, you should be aware of the financial benefits of required school uniforms for boys and girls of all ages. Why School Uniforms? As a parent, you know how expensive it is to buy new, comfortable clothes for your son. Kids need new clothes often because of … [Read more...] about School Uniforms for Boys: Why They Work
The solution to the problem of cyberbullying may be even more elusive than the solution to bullying in general. No parent wants his or her child to be subjected to torment, but the rapid adoption of smartphones, social networking and the necessity of an online presence for even adolescents make protecting children exceedingly difficult. In the face of such challenges, parents can only do their best to provide what protection and support they can.Flickr Image by Trixor A Serious … [Read more...] about Cyberbullying: How to Deal With an Escalating Trend
Today's Wordless Wednesday thought for you.This post may contain affiliate links. See LiaH Disclosure Policy.Related articlesWordless Wednesday - Me! (5minutesformom.com)Wordless Wednesday: Smile! (meliaalexander.com)Mainely Musings: Wordless Wednesday (blogthefarm.wordpress.com)Wordless Wednesday-Trees (woollymuses.wordpress.com)Wordless Wednesday: Coastal Living (meliaalexander.com) … [Read more...] about Advice From The Ocean
Pursuit of Happiness - 32 Keys to Fulfillment (Photo credit: Jean-Louis Zimmermann)Fulfillment. It's something that we all attain to have in our lives, something that we go about obtaining in different ways. For some, fulfillment is a life goal, that one specific item that they have worked their entire lives for. For others, it is seeking validation from others, to know that what they are doing matters to the world, that people are listening to them. Still others find fulfillment in the … [Read more...] about How Are You Being Fulfilled?