Meet Lila from Master Chef Junior #masterchefjunior

Meet Lila from Master Chef Junior #masterchefjunior

Who or what was your inspiration to start cooking? Watching Masterchef Junior on TV and my parents. At what age did you start cooking? What was your initial experience like? I started cooking when I was 7. I thought it was so fun! Why did you want to be on MasterChef Junior? I wanted to(…)

Books to Share with the Kids of All Ages for Easter

Books to Share with the Kids of All Ages for Easter

Easter Counting This brightly illustrated shape-cut board book introduces the youngest readers to counting as they hunt for holiday treats including bunnies, eggs, and flowers. Age Range: 1 – 3 years Grade Level: Preschool and up Spring Hare An adorable baby hare springs into an adventure, following his human friend up, up, and away in(…)

STEM Books for Science Saturday:  Look Up!

STEM Books for Science Saturday: Look Up!

Look Up!  Henrietta Leavitt, Pioneering Woman Astronomer Henrietta Levitt was the first person to discover the scientific importance of a star’s brightness—so why has no one heard of her? Learn all about a female pioneer of astronomy in this picture book biography. Henrietta Swan Leavitt was born on July 4, 1868, and she changed the(…)

4 Tips for Reliving Financial Stress

4 Tips for Reliving Financial Stress

4 Tips for Reliving Financial Stress Many factors in life can cause stress: a death in the family, pressure to succeed in your career, and trying to balance your health and daily responsibilities. However, the most common thing people stress over is money, especially when they are raising a family. A 2015 poll revealed that(…)

A Spoonful of Grace

Recent statistics show that a majority of families eat together at least most night of the week, but there continues to be a disconnect between family time and spiritual growth.  According to a Pew Research Study, only 59% of parents of children under 18 pray on a daily basis, and 19% seldom or never pray.(…)

These Are a Few Of Our Favorite Things

These Are a Few Of Our Favorite Things

Here at Mom-Spot we are on a first name basis with our mail carrier, UPS driver and FedEx delivery person.  It’s like Christmas everyday and we just never know what is going to arrive.  Here are a few of our favorites that arrived this week. <h2>RainScarf</h2> We have had an exceptionally wet winter with much(…)