April 2016 archive

Have a wonderful weekend!

Happy Friday, everybody! It’s going to be a beautiful, sunny Apple Blossom weekend. What are you all up to? My girls are super excited to be walking in the Youth Parade for the first time tomorrow, and my brother and his family are coming over from Tacoma for a few days. It’s going to be a kid-crazy, busy-busy, […]

Make-ahead breakfast: overnight oats

Hiya everybody. I’ve got a breakfast idea that is perfect for moms on the go (sooo, basically all of you.) Overnight Oats. I’m sure you have heard of them if you have used Pinterest or looked up “quick breakfast recipes” online, but if you haven’t tried them, I really suggest that you do. These oats take […]

Your guide to Apple Blossom 2016

It’s finally here: The Apple Blossom Festival begins Thursday! Can you believe that?! As you make your festival plans, here’s a list of a few (just a few…) Apple Blossom events we’re looking forward to. We wish you and your family a fun and safe Apple Blossom Festival 2016! The Food Fair opens Thursday at […]

Confessions of a sports mom

It’s late on a Wednesday afternoon and as I head home after a full day of work, I’m mentally psyching myself out for what is coming next. My sons have baseball and soccer practice — on fields about a mile apart — at the same exact time. My husband has youth group on Wednesday afternoons, […]

Sensory smart classroom secrets: Part 2

Mary Kostka is a Pediatric Occupational Therapist specializing in Sensory Processing Disorder at her private practice, ‘Ohana Occupational Therapy, LLC, in Wenatchee and Leavenworth, Washington. At our clinic we see over 100 kids per week with sensory processing disorder. Most of these children have a hard time with the “Big Three Power Senses” of position, […]

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