Blog
Working Parent Parenting & Child Care by Stage Child Development Education Family Health Family Life In the News

Posts By Jeannie Krill

6 Science Podcasts for Kids

6 Science Podcasts for Kids

“Why is the sky blue?” “What is that plant called?” “How can birds fly?” “How hot is the sun?” Sound familiar? You probably have a curious child on your hands…and you might be flooded with ...

Read More
Starting Child Care in the Middle of the Pandemic

Starting Child Care in the Middle of the Pandemic

I’m a planner. My husband and I visited Bright Horizons® child care centers back in 2019 when I was just three months pregnant. We decided on one, and were set to start in June of ...

Read More
7 Ways to Give Back This Holiday Season

7 Ways to Give Back This Holiday Season

The start of the holiday season is just weeks away, and your feelings about the end of 2020 might be all over the place. This November and December are sure to be different than in ...

Read More
8 Ways To Leave the Office — When the Office Is Your Home

8 Ways To Leave the Office — When the Office Is Your Home

For many of us, “work” and “home” are now the same place. Are you fed up with the blurred lines? Do you still enjoy WFH life? Either way, it’s important to distinguish between your job ...

Read More
6 Ways to Celebrate Halloween During the Pandemic

6 Ways to Celebrate Halloween During the Pandemic

Back in March, I thought we might be pandemic-free by fall. But here we are near Halloween, and we’re all still wearing masks and keeping our distance — so the holiday usually full of costumes, ...

Read More
6 Fun Fall Activities for Families

6 Fun Fall Activities for Families

What’s your family’s favorite way to celebrate fall? Chances are depending on where you live, fall weather can vary – one day it can be beautiful, but it can also involve snow and cooler temperatures ...

Read More
Having a Baby During a Pandemic? Not What I Expected

Having a Baby During a Pandemic? Not What I Expected

Prior to my March due date, I was a little concerned about the tail end of cold and flu season — my husband and I joked about living in a bubble and getting one of ...

Read More
10 Ways Kids Can Connect With Friends During COVID-19

10 Ways Kids Can Connect With Friends During COVID-19

When schools closed in March, many kids probably celebrated, thinking that the “early spring break” would mean more time to hang out with friends. But when COVID-19 restrictions put a kibosh on playdates and extracurricular ...

Read More
8 Activities to Help Your Family Make the Most of an Unusual Summer

8 Activities to Help Your Family Make the Most of an Unusual Summer

This summer has no doubt been different than what your family’s used to. With COVID-19 restrictions and suggested guidelines in place, your go-to activities and excursions might be off limits. But that doesn’t mean you ...

Read More
6 Sustainability Activities for Kids

6 Sustainability Activities for Kids

Sustainability is a big word and an even bigger concept for children to understand. But it’s important to teach them what it means and how to contribute to helping the environment and the planet. Start ...

Read More
TOP