Age 4 Independent Study

Ian’s ability to self-regulate and maintain focus, letting his natural curiosity guide exploration and learning. Boy, that’s a mouthful, but for me, it’s summation is this: Give a kid enough space! Very early on in this adventure called parenting, I … Continue reading

Mom Pressure is Real – Part 2

In Mom Pressure Is Real – Part 1, I talked about the pressure of being a “good mom” and where that might come from. Let’s talk about the conflicted feelings women might be experiencing and the resources designed expressly to … Continue reading

Counting and Cooking – Part 2

Doni Chamberlain is a passionate cook and has taken both her children and her grandchildren on grand cooking adventures in her home kitchen. In part two of Counting and Cooking with Doni Chamberlain, we’re about to find out about some … Continue reading

Counting and Cooking with Doni Chamberlain

Doni Chamberlain is well-known as an award-winning journalist and a somewhat rabid remodeler. This former Redding Record Searchlight columnist boldly launched her own successful online publication, A News Café, in 2007. She’s clearly passionate about journalism and contributing to her … Continue reading

Mom Pressure is Real – Part 1

Being a mom is no joke! Can I get an amen? Whether you are pregnant or already have a little one(s) running around, the pressure to be a “good” mom is REAL. Being a mom can feel hard, stressful, overwhelming, … Continue reading