Tips & Tools for Parents

June 6, 2013

Sunblock Secret… Apply Twice

SPF, UVA, UVB, Full Spectrum… New labeling laws make it easier to pick the right sunblock this summer. Sunscreens labeled as both “Broad Spectrum” and “SPF 15” (or higher) not only protect against sunburn, but, if used as directed with other sun protection measures, can reduce the risk of skin cancer and early skin aging. […]

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May 29, 2013

Save for college just by shopping!

Companies give you money to save for college Jenni and I have had a Upromise account since it started in 2000. We’ve earned 1000s of dollars for our children’s college tuition just by shopping through Upromise. It’s easy to sign up, participate and save money. Click on the logo to signup for free. It’s never […]

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May 6, 2013

Do you think our teachers are awesome?

It’s Teacher Appreciation Week. I will never forget the first thank you card I received when I started teaching. I all but sobbed when I read it. In-fact, I remember all of them and keep them not only physically but in my heart. Kind words stay in our hearts forever and help both the giver […]

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