Posts by Tara

5 Ways to Make Math Practice Fun

5 Ways to Make Math Practice Fun

Written by Tara Mitchell of Embark on the Journey. Do your kids dread practicing their math facts? Do they grumble when you break out the flash cards or the math workbooks? Try putting the teaching materials aside every now and again. There are many non-traditional ways our kids can practice counting, adding, subtracting and such. By incorporating…

Easy Earth Day Craft for Kids

Written by Tara Mitchell of Embark on the Journey. Earth Day is right around the corner. This Earth Day craft is a great way introduce kids to the day and its meaning. Kids often have a hard time thinking globally. They don’t associate their actions of today with a greater impact on the future. Start a discussion with…

SMART Goal Setting with Kids

Written by Tara Mitchell of This Sweet Life and Embark on the Journey. With January just around the corner, many of us are looking ahead and setting goals for the new year. I spent a little time myself over Thanksgiving weekend setting goals for my business, my family, and myself. One goal I have for the…