Author Archives: littleroadies

An Ah-Ha Moment

Attention pet lovers! As “Mom” to two adorable furbabies – Zoey and Ryder – I’ve realized that the core concept of why I started this site (slowing down and not taking life for granted) is actually often achieved through my … Continue reading

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Don’t Sweat the Small Stuff

Life is too short to worry about things that are out of our control… here’s a nice reminder not to sweat the small stuff.

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Who Really Needs a Vacation: Kids or Parents?

Feeling overworked and exhausted? You’re not alone – according to a recent study of children ages 6 to 17, 71% of kids reported they needed a vacation because school and homework has “got them down.” If you’re one of the … Continue reading

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See the World in the Eyes of a Child

Oh, to see the world in the eyes of a child!

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Teach your dog to play hide and seek with your kids

Hide and seek has always been one of my favorite games. It’s also a great way to entertain both your kids and your dog! So HOW do you train a dog to play hide and seek? Follow the steps below and soon you’ll … Continue reading

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Perspective: Children, Dreams & Home

An interesting take on perspective…

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DIY Photo Booth: Be Silly and Have Fun

One of the things I love the best about children is that they remind us to be silly and have fun! What better way to do so than to create your very own photo booth? Whether for your next party … Continue reading

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Eat the Rainbow

Do you have a picky eater? The secret to getting your little one to eat may be to introduce more color to their meals. According to a recent study from Cornell University, kids find plates of food with six colors … Continue reading

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K9s in the Classroom? How Dogs are Helping Schools

We’ve all heard about companies who let you bring your dog to work, but it turns out that even schools are realizing the positive effect they can have within the classroom. From behavioral issues, social development and even reading programs, … Continue reading

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Laughter is the best medicine

“Through humor, you can soften some of the worst blows that life delivers. And once you find laughter, no matter how painful your situation might be, you can survive it.” Quote by Bill Cosby

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