September 2010

FFYF: The Boy Can Spell Edition

Scene: our house. Adults upstairs, Captain Earthquake in the basement at the computer. Captain Earthquake: Dad??? I need to spell [...]

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Cooperation Is Such a Joy

I've been a bit of a bummer lately I think, complaining about stress and a new school year and so [...]

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When You Feel Like You’re Drowning

Around here, it seems like September is the month for just drowning in stress. With the new school schedule, there [...]

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FFYF: Frozen Bananas Edition

Last week we had a power outage here at Earnest Parenting, and Hubby bought some dry ice to help protect [...]

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Helping Your Kids Value Manners

(editor's note: please enjoy this lovely post written by Laura Pulido, CEO of The Protocol Institute) "Without good manners, human [...]

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September School Update: We’re Surviving

In typical September tradition, I'm here to tell you how we're doing with homeschooling so far. The older boys are [...]

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