How to Talk to Your Child About Bullying with Picked On Poindexter

How to talk to your kids about bullying

Bullying has become such as prominent buzzword in our society that just the mere mention of it can send even the most experienced parent into a frenzy. So before you broach the topic with your child, and hear all their hurtful experiences, know that not every upsetting occasion is bullying. What is Bullying?   Bullying is … Read more

Rainbow Rain Stick Craft

rainbow rain stick craft

Make a rainbow rain stick using recycled materials and items around the house! This is a great musical instrument for young children that sounds just like rain! As we explored rainbows the last couple of weeks Livia started to grasp the concepts on how water and sun interact. Although she is not quite there yet, … Read more

Marbled Shamrock Math Counters

My kids absolutely love anything that has to do with shaving cream. It seriously is one of their favorite sensory activities. So it comes to no surprise that when I attempted to set up this craft for photos I failed to move fast enough. However you can find an awesome tutorial on how to make … Read more

St. Patties Day Wishing Links: Helping Kids Think About Others

One of the hardest things I have found in teaching my kids is to get them to think outside of themselves. And to be honest, it had reached the point that the “I wants” were on the edge of driving me to a bottle of klonopin. Don’t get me wrong, I love my kids. Absolutely … Read more