Tag: coronavirus

5 Days In We Were Quarantined From School

Five days into the ‘new normal school year’ my daughter was quarantined from school. I had my heart set on keeping my kids home and...

Can You See Me Smiling Under This Mask?

The enduring image of 2020 will most certainly be a face mask. But when we look back at pictures of ourselves, will we glimpse...

School Reopening in Tampa Bay: Resources for Parents

Plans for school reopening in the Tampa Bay area are falling into place. We have some resources to help you get ready for this...

5 Steps to Help Your Kids Master E-Learning in Tampa Bay

We are all experiencing challenging times as we navigate the Covid-19 pandemic. As we implement new health and safety procedures at home, work, and...

Where’s My Pandemic Parenting Handbook?

These are the times that will define our parenting generation in textbooks. Being a parent can be exhausting during “normal” times but now....it’s a whole...

How I Found a Healthy Rhythm During COVID-19

Did you know that continuous, prolonged stress is bad for the system? Like, really bad. In the beginning of the pandemic, I...

A Moment in History – Or the Beginning of a New...

I wonder if our kids are living through a moment in history, or the beginning of a whole new way of life? Remember after the...

To School or Not to School, That is the Question

On March 13th, children of Hillsborough County left schools for what would be the last time. They filed out of the doors...

Missing a Hug, But Finding Joy in Life’s Other Ways

A lot has changed in the world in a very short period of time. From a global pandemic that overnight practically changed how as...

It’s Not About The Toys: My Feelings on a Store Closing

I feel like I've been fairly good at staying upbeat despite having to stay-at-home. I've tried to exercise regularly, get outside and check-in on...