Give Back This Christmas

Dec 18

Give Back This Christmas

Well hey there! Christmas is only one week away. While it is okay to be excited to get gifts, this time of year is also about giving back, any way you can. That’s why I have signed up with my school to wrap gifts at the local bookstore. When people buy a gift, they can stop by our wrapping station and we will wrap it up for them. The service is free, but we give any...

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Simplify the Stress of the Season

Dec 17

Simplify the Stress of the Season

While this time of year can be one of the most enjoyable, it also ends up being one of the most stressful! Between holiday decorating, shopping, parties, cards to be sent, school performances, and traveling, it becomes quite a hectic time in our family. I know I am not alone. It seems all around me everyone is harried and trying to figure out how they are going to...

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Hosting a Campus Wellness Night

Dec 16

Hosting a Campus Wellness Night

It’s not uncommon to look at the schedule of an elementary school at the beginning of the school year and see Campus Open House. It’s also not uncommon to look at that same schedule further along in the year and see Math Night or Science Night. Frequently, the Math department plans a fun, family-friendly event for the students to engage in a variety of math-oriented...

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Citrus Fish

Dec 15

Citrus Fish

Citrus fruits like lemons, oranges, and grapefruits are the December Foods of the Month. We like that you can cook with citrus in a lot of different ways. Two years ago, we made a citrus punch for the holidays. This year, we are doing something totally different with our citrus fruits; we are using them when we cook fish! Try these tips to make a perfect citrus fish...

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It’s Cold Outside

Dec 15

It’s Cold Outside

Hello hello, Sir Rebrum here with a friendly reminder that it’s cold outside. You already knew that? Of course you did, you’re all smart! But I also want to remind you to still be active! I know when it is cold outside, you want to stay inside, sitting on the couch reading a book or watching a movie with your family. Guess what, you can totally do that! Just be sure...

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Commit to Giving this Holiday Season

Dec 12

Commit to Giving this Holiday Season

It’s that time of year, when everything seems to focus on what you want on your Christmas Wish list. We can feel the pressure to “get, get, get” and it doesn’t help that every time our kids turn on the television they see more things that they just “have to have.” This is a great time to teach the kids that giving can be so much...

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