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How to Make Your Family Vacation Educational

It’s summer time and many families are planning time away from home for quick or extended vacations. In addition to our planned vacations, my husband travels a fair amount for work and we are sometimes able to turn some of his business trips into...

10 Summer Activities That Can Prepare Your Child For Kindergarten

 As my baby finishes up her year in Kindergarten, I’m feeling especially nostalgic and remembering back to all the fun I had with each of my four kiddos before the commitment of school. These memories of spending all day together get me...

The Art of Being Competitive While Losing with Grace

The perpetual sports season continues. March Madness has concluded, the Stanley Cup will soon be hoisted, the NBA playoffs are here and baseball is in full swing. Several weeks ago the Winter Olympics dominated the airwaves, as they do every four...

Breakfast Ideas for Quick Mornings

I’m not a morning person, never have been, never will be.  So rallying three kids for school in the morning and getting something decent into their stomachs can be a challenge.  

They’re tired of cereal. They’ve had their fill of frozen breakfast...

Five Tips to Help You Manage Work Life and Volunteering at Your Child’s School

Like many parents these days, I work a full time job Monday through Friday. I also love to be involved at my children’s school, as much as possible. I volunteer on the school board, drive a car pool vehicle to sporting events, help with the...

High School Today, College Tomorrow

Yes, it really goes by that quickly!  If college is in your student’s future, you should know that it is never too early to start preparing.  Here are some quick pointers from this seasoned mom as I’ve had the privilege of doing this journey...

Welcome to the New C.S. Lewis Academy Blog

Last week we published our first  blog.  Our CSLA blog is created for the C.S. Lewis Academy family and the entire Yamhill County community as well.

5 Tips For a Stress-Free School Morning

As a parent of four kids ranging from 8th grade down to Kindergarten, getting out the door and being on time for school can be challenging.