Dear Teacher Lisa, Help! My newly 3-year-old dropped her naps and is suddenly distraught over seemingly minor issues and frequently inflexible about things to the point of full blown meltdowns. I’m trying to remind myself she is probably a little tired, but that doesn’t make it easier when she’s insisting on the blue cup and…

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Ask Teacher Lisa: Maintaining Family Boundaries

Dear Teacher Lisa, My three-year-old and I are good friends with another three-year-old and mom. We have spent a lot of time together over the past year, but lately I am having a harder and harder time enjoying our adventures together in public settings. It seems that we moms have different limits for our kids,…

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Ask Teacher Lisa: Sibling battles

Dear Teacher Lisa, I’ve got 3 amazing boys, so, as you can imagine, my hands are full. My baby is easy, but my 2 year old and 5 year old need constant supervision because the minute I turn my back on them, they break out into fights. And I mean FIGHTS…as in, throw down, fists…

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Spring is here! It must be time for some FUNdraising!!

It’s that time of year again, when the birds chirp and the flowers bloom and us Garden Families hit the social media streets asking for money to keep our school going and growing. Sure, your donations go to supplies and general school maintenance BUT did you know that your dollars also go toward making scholarships…

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