Pool/ Water Safety Tips for the Summer

From the public swimming pool to the beach to a kiddie pool in the backyard, water and summer go together. But water also requires parents to be vigilant about safety; children aged 1 to 4 have the highest drowning rates, according to the Centers for Disease...
What Is Staff Doing

What Is Staff Doing

We are almost two weeks into the shelter in place order, and things are really quiet around here. We have just a few children. I miss the chaos and loud noise of full classrooms. I miss reading books, greeting all of our parents, and how fast the day goes. Many people...
Creating Family Connections

Creating Family Connections

It is a Wednesday afternoon, and my brain is going a mile a minute. While thinking about budgets, laundry, and appointments to be made, I know that I need to schedule some quality family time. It can feel overwhelming in the world of Pinterest and social media to try...
Indoor Winter Fun in Nashville

Indoor Winter Fun in Nashville

It’s December and you know what that means… WINTRY WEATHER! While most people like to snuggle up and hunker down in the winter, our little family prefers to get out and about. Despite the cold, we love being outside. However, there are times when it is extremely harsh...
Kindness and Gratitude

Kindness and Gratitude

A lot of people that know me know that I love to journal. I absolutley love my work specific one! Occasionally a Southminster parent will remember  and ask “do you still journal all the time?” I am proud to respond “yes” but the answer is somewhat more complex. My...