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Food allergies – dairy-free cooking

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By Heidi Janit   All recipes adapted from www.milkfreemom.com Dairy-Free Freezer French Toast Sticks makes 12 french toast sticks 3 eggs 1/3 cup any dairy-free milk 1/2 teaspoon vanilla 2 or 3 tablespoons sugar (optional) 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon a shave or two of fresh nutmeg(optional) 4 slices bread, maple syrup,dairy-free margarine Heat a nonstick skillet over medium heat. In a ... Read More »

Raising our children to respect differences

Jellybeans

By Heidi Janit   “Tolerance is giving to every other human being every right that you claim for yourself.” – Robert Green Ingersoll   I am sure it has happened to you before, in the supermarket, infront of LOTS of people……. your child blurts out “Mommy, than man is so fat”, or “Why has that lady got a funny face?”, ... Read More »

Sometimes you have to look beyond the books and pencils……..

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By Heidi Janit Being a teacher of grade 1 girls, my days at work are filled with books and files and counting and reading. They are filled with spills and tears and joys and learning. Everything they learn, I re-learn too. And I am not talking academics here. It is everything else in between. Things like patience and tolerance. Understanding ... Read More »

Hearts-a-soaring

billy ballet

By Heidi Janit We all want our children to believe in themselves, to feel capable, to feel that they can achieve. And by achieve I am not referring only to¬†academics. I am talking about their hobbies, their interests, their loves. Children need to find something that they enjoy and that speaks to their souls! All those little things like gardening, ... Read More »