We all know that traveling can be difficult, especially when needing to make accessible accommodations. Here are 10 helpful tips to consider:
Source: 10 Accessible Travel Tips
As the holiday season approaches, travel will play a major role in the lives of most of us. For those of us that are mobility-challenged, there are a few things that can help us to make the trip a little easier and safer.
Check out this article from my favorite purveyor of mobility vehicles for some great information on that topic.
One very important step to is picking the service dog’s name. Canine Partners for Life has asked Mobilityworks for assistance in this process. Please vote!
Source: Help Us Name a Puppy for Canine Partners for Life!
MobilityWorks is one of m,y favorite companies. I truly love what they do in terms of providing disability-related vehicles for people with mobility challenges. Check out this cool contest to name a canine companion.
Vegan’s not just a buzzword: According to a 2012 survey, seven percent of Americans polled consider themselves vegan, more than those who count themselves as vegetarian. Thinking of joining them? Here’s what the experts told us.
Source: Becoming Vegan: 12 Tips from the Experts | Reader’s Digest
This mother and son run one of the coolest vegan restaurants in NYC. Check out this article to find out about them and many other Black-owned vegan eateries around the country. Check them out and let them know that The OrganicBabyDaddy put you down.
It’s quite possible that one of these 29 Black-owned meat-free restaurants could be around the corner from you. Check them out!
Source: These Black-Owned Restaurants Are Plant-Based Perfection | PETA
I am a telecomuting parent. There has been several good and challenging things about this. This article was a good on that gave me some insight into some of those areas and placed them in a different light.
Are you a mom or dad considering remote work for increased flexibility? Virtual Vocations gets real about the ups and downs of being a telecommuting parent.
Source: Top 8 Pros and Cons of Being a Telecommuting Parent
Check out these eco-friendly food wraps. They are reusable too.
Source: Beeswax Food Wraps : eco-friendly food storage
We all face the same challenge — there are only 24 hours in a day. 6 productivity hacks that will teach you how to work smarter, not harder.
Interesting article. Eat the frog is number two.
Source: Six productivity hacks that will make you way more productive | Ladders
We home schooled all of our children (14 of them) Continue reading 10 Tips for Teaching High Schoolers at Home→
Great article with good tips on homeschooling. My family has been homeschooling for over 12 years and we are still at it with the last two in the brood.
It is an exciting and rewarding journey. If you are thinking about it or looking for helpful tips on homeschooling, come check us out here and at our page on Pinterest for more information.
Source: 10 Tips for Teaching High Schoolers at Home – Character Concepts Blog
At Home Astronomy: Hands on science activities for the family. By the Center for Science Education at Space Sciences Laboratory.
Source: At Home Astronomy – Science Experiments for the Entire Family
Looking for a curriculum to help you and your child to learn more about Astronomy, check out this great website. 10 great lessons and experiments on the stars. Makes for a great 10-week science curriculum.
Lessons for remote working parents *and* their companies.
Source: The Remote Working Parent’s Survival Guide – Ambition & Balance
This article is for those of us that work from home with children in the household. I work from home now for my employer and as we homeschool our children, there are active kids in my office/home every day.