The meaning of “life skills” changes from generation to generation. Many life skills are now lost art forms. This Thanksgiving try swapping some skills between the generations.
Last June, I published a post — “Casting Call for Grandma Thanksgiving Cook-off.” The four finalists will compete for $10,000 on Chopped, airing November 18, 19 and 22.
I have a lot of admiration for mothers of musically talented children. It’s a challenge to enforce children to practice their instruments so they’ll be motivated to continue learning.
My Yellow Balloon uses a balloon as a metaphor to help children cope with feelings of loss. The illustrations by Erwin Madrid make the concepts accessible to young readers.
Share three secrets to a successful life with your grandchildren to help them discover what they’re good at, what they love and what they value.