Month: January 2017

Mod Pizza is Mad Fresh

Mod Pizza is Mad Fresh

As a true foodie, I know when hot spots are coming to town. You will probably see me standing in line on opening day, anticipating the taste of delicious food and ready to write a review. Today was better than opening day. Mod Pizza opened the day before the grand […]

First Watch, First Love

First Watch, First Love

I was notorious for hating breakfast. Then, something changed on a snowy January morning. One of my girlfriends invited me out to brunch at her favorite breakfast spot, First Watch. I had never heard of the restaurant but she seemed so excited that I figured I would give it a […]

Does Your Child Struggle with Identifying Letters?

Does Your Child Struggle with Identifying Letters?

The ability to identify letters in the alphabet is an essential skill for your child to master in Pre-Kindergarten and Kindergarten. If your child is struggling with letter identification or is struggling and past Kindergarten, don’t worry, they can catch up. The first step is to realize the importance of […]

4 Ways to Encourage Your Child to Read

4 Ways to Encourage Your Child to Read

Reading is difficult for many children. As an elementary teacher and reading specialist, I noticed that among other factors, decreased motivation played a significant role in student reading achievement. Children want to succeed and feel accomplished. However, they quickly become frustrated when they see their peers reading and they are […]

3 Ways to Improve Your Marriage

3 Ways to Improve Your Marriage

Marriage is hard. Not many people talk about the struggles in marriage. Those who do don’t really explain how to navigate the trials and challenges that come along as we live out the covenant together. At some point, each of us will find ourselves at a crossroads: fight or flight. […]