Please, please don’t let your kids or grandkids eat candy corn. Don’t even buy it. And never consider putting it in a drink. It can kill your child. One of my favorite VBS kids ( 5 or 6 year-old) swallowed one with the tiny point down. Parents knew procedures to save their child from choking [read more…]
Act out or tell stories of our hard fought American Revolution. Like Ggeorge Washington and the 4 bullets. With men and officers being shot down all around him, George Washington rode forward to take charge of the collapsing lines at the Battle of the Monongahela on July 9, 1755. While riding along the ranks looking to [read more…]
Day 1: Celebrate the Constitution: at super time talk about the Liberty Bell and then go out and ring a bell in your yard. If your neighbors ask, tell them. Day 2: serve lemonade without sugar🤢 and talk about the Boston Tea Party. Then add sugar and be grateful that we live [read more…]
Tell ItX2 card I understand if you are reading this, you want colleges to beg you to come to their school. These steps can help you stand out from the competition. Imagine a group of professors, staff members or student assistants sitting in a dimly lit room with stacks of entrance essays looming above them. They [read more…]
That’s right–the Daughters of the American Revolution is truly radical. If you check a dictionary, you see that radical actually means “of or going to the root or origin” and we love finding our roots and honoring them. radical [rad-i-kuh l] SynonymsExamplesWord Origin adjective of or going to the root or origin; fundamental: a radical difference. Find your roots and honor them this September 17-21 as we celebrate our Constitution.
Giving the teacher an apple to polish her up for the year and convince her that little Johnny possesses excellent skills is outdated. Why not make sure Johnny is an excellent writer by playing writing games from Teach Writing Without a Pencil with him. Give the teach a copy also. She will love it and [read more…]
Thinking of my sister-in-law, Tanya, today. She gave amazing parties in the doll world. This Tanya receiving the doll the Madame Alexander company created in Tanya’s likeness to raise money for breast cancer victims. At one she spot-lighted me and hosted me as a speaker. I sold a lot of books and dolls. Marketing can [read more…]