Coaching your kids a challenge
August 1, 2014 Coaching a 10-year-old in any sport can be challenging. more »»
Steer children away from caffeine
August 1, 2014 Is your child regularly consuming caffeine? Approximately 73 percent of children and adolescents consume caffeine on a daily basis, according to a recent study from a team at the Centers for Disease... more »»
Vision key to child’s success in school
August 1, 2014 For every parent, back to school is a time to stop and reflect on your child’s needs and to determine what is required for them to achieve their full potential in the upcoming school year. more »»
Plaques and bugs and ghosts ... Oh my!
August 1, 2014 Grab your supplies and kids and get to crafting! Deco Mesh Ghost This little guy will add some cute spookiness to your Halloween! What you need: Styrofoam ball Roll of white deco mesh Black felt Hot... more »»
Fatherhood ... scary, wonderful
August 1, 2014 You’ve done some scary things in your life. It’s a wonder you survived your childhood, in fact: the heights you jumped from, rides you took, things you ate, dares you accepted. more »»
Foster love of reading in kids
August 1, 2014 “You may have tangible wealth untold; Caskets of jewels and coffers of gold; Richer than I you can never be — I had a [parent] who read to me. more »»
Two area parks being revitalized
May 1, 2014 With another school year winding down and summer just around the corner it is time to start thinking about what you can do to keep the kids entertained all summer lon. more »»
Tissue paper has many uses
May 1, 2014 Tissue paper has more uses than you think! Instead of just using it as filler inside gift bags, give the following three crafts a try. more »»
Parenting book delivers laughs
May 1, 2014 You never wanted to grow up to be a zookeeper. And yet, your home is filled with wildlife: monkeys on the furniture. Hyenas watching TV. Elephants tromping through the house. more »»
Kids throwing a party? Hmm...
November 1, 2013 With the major holidays just around the corner, I imagine that many of you will be throwing or attending a festive party over the next few months. more »»
Pros and cons of coaching
November 1, 2013 As a parent of two very active boys who are just beginning their journey through sports and recreation I have been faced with a decision that all parents will certainly come across — to coach or not... more »»
KITS After-School Program December 23, 2014
The Salvation Army and Skills of Central PA have collaborated to provide a free after-school program to children in first through sixth grade. This program is offered 3:30 to 6 p.m. Tuesday through Thursday. more »
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So...This is Third Grade
September 17, 2014 Armpit hair.
Apparently third graders have it.
To be more accurate, one third grade girl has sprouted two armpit hairs, according to Julie. more »