Childcare Daily Reports

childcare daily reports

 Communication is key when working with young children.  As a childcare provider, I feel that it is important to keep parents in the loop with their child’s daily happenings.  This is where childcare daily reports come in.  These simple reports are full of the information parents want to see after a day away from their [...]

Day out on the Town at Park Place in Leawood

park place leawood

Disclosure: We went on a tour of Park Place Leawood and recieved a gift card for participating.  All opinions expressed are mine. There is a fun new spot for a family day out in the Kansas City area!  Park Place in Leawood is a fun retail and dining experience set within a classic mainstreet feel. [...]

Preschool Monthly Themes 2014-2015

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Boy, this summer is flying by fast!  Like most teachers, part of the summer (if not all of it) is spent preparing for the next school year.  I am one of those- always planning!  I have put together our monthly themes for this upcoming preschool year.  Each month (except May) has two themes.  This will [...]

The Cloud Book – Love Books Exchange

The Cloud Book

The Cloud Book by: Tomie de Paola We got a chance to participate in the Love Books Summer Exchange again this year.  For the exchange, we were paired up with Elizabeth from Get Busy Living.  We sent her a book with an activity and she sent us a book with activity too!  From Elizabeth we [...]

Let’s Talk: encouraging your early talker

easy to say first words

Disclosure: I was compensated for this book review.  All experiences and opinions are my own. Every parent waits for that one day when thier little bundle of joy speaks his/her first word.  It is a video camera type of moment for sure!  But, sometimes as parents, it is hard to know what to do to [...]


road trip i spy

Is your family heading on a road trip this summer?  Will you be traveling with a chorus of “Are we there yet?” children in your backseat?  We will be heading to south Missouri in about a month.  Even though we have an entertainment center in out car, I really don’t want my kiddos watching movies [...]

Look Mom… a Shark!

sealife and legoland

  The excitement was full throttle as my kiddos admired all the under the water sealife at our local aquarium.  We got to spend a fun filled morning as a family visiting The Sealife Aquarium  and Legoland Discovery Center in Kansas City.  These two exhibits are an exciting addition to the children’s venues in KC.  Read [...]