Blissful Family, Blog, Education, Family Management, Parenting

Multiple Intelligences: How Is Your Child Smart?

Growing up I was often considered a gifted and talented kid. I excelled in math and science. I won my school spelling bee two years in a row. I received the Presidential Physical Fitness award at the highest level. I was first chair flute in band. I was even permitted to join the choir a year early based… Read More Multiple Intelligences: How Is Your Child Smart?

Affiliate, Blog, Family Management, Time Management

How To Plan Your Month In One Hour Or Less

When you stay on the go like we do in our family, it is vitally important to have a system for keeping activities and events organized. Intentional Schedule and Activity Management helps me get more done in less time. It’s one of the four components to Strategic Family Management. And from basketball games to dance performances, from speaking… Read More How To Plan Your Month In One Hour Or Less

Blog, Family Management, Time Management

5 Ways You Are Wasting Time and How To Stop

Procrastination: (noun) the action of delaying or postponing something. It’s also my chosen method of wasting time. Not that I actively choose to waste time, but when I do it’s because I am procrastinating. Have you ever looked up from your phone, television, magazine or computer and think, “Where the heck did the last hour… Read More 5 Ways You Are Wasting Time and How To Stop

Blog, Family Fun Time, Time Management, Travel

5 Must Haves for Stress-Free Vacation Planning

Summer is upon us! The weather is getting warmer. Daylight is sticking around far into the evening hours. Backpacks and lunch boxes are being put away. And summer camps are gearing up. If you’re like me, creating a plan for a fun filled, educational, physically active summer is important. Especially when it comes to planning the… Read More 5 Must Haves for Stress-Free Vacation Planning

Blissful Family, Blog, Current Events, Parenting

Dear Michelle Gregg – This Needs to Be Said

Dear Michelle Gregg Ever since I read about the incident with your family at the Cincinnati Zoo, I have had strong feelings. You see, I am from Cincinnati; born in Bethesda Hospital and raised in Silverton. Attended Silverton Elementary School – in its old location, not the one in the middle of Silverton Park. And… Read More Dear Michelle Gregg – This Needs to Be Said