Celebrating a child's first year is exciting for the whole family. Even though the party is mostly for the parents to mark their survival of the first year, a party inviting friends and family is a fabulous way to celebrate this amazing occasion. As you begin planning out our child's first birthday party, you'll want to find the perfect
Take everyone for a stroll down memory lane with photos of the guest of honor. Include shots from all eras, with lots of friends and family. Unify the images -- and give them classic vintage appeal -- by printing them in black-and-white.
When I bring up the importance of self-talk with my students, they look at me like I'm crazy. But I continue to harp on it throughout the year, making charts like this. It kills me when students quit the minute something gets hard. Kids need to know how to TALK themselves through difficulties.