Tag: Education

Inspiring Big Brains with WonderLab Learning

My time with WonderLab and the revelation that followed... I graduated with my bachelor's from Texas State University in 2008, the year that has likely gone...

Benefits of Music Exposure: Prenatal

Some of my earliest memories revolve around music. I remember sitting on my living room floor, surrounded by records (yes, I’m that old!) and asking...

Navigating Austin School Districts

Whether you are new to Austin or lived in Austin your entire life, if you have children, today's post is for you! Thanks to...

IDEA Public Schools Offer Education Alternative

As the mother of an almost-four-year-old, education has been a topic of conversation in our home. In fact, before we relocated from Reno to Austin, we...

How to Know if Your Child is Ready for Kindergarten

Most of us can remember in our youth those kids whose parents chose to start them a year late in school....usually because of a...

Taking Kids to Musicals: The perfect date!

One of my favorite things to do is take Hudson on mommy-son 'dates'.  A lot of the time, these outings are things that he...

Is Homeschooling Right For Your Family?

My parents are/were public school educators.  For both my husband and I, public schools were ideal.  We consider ourselves successful products of the system....

Saving For Your Child’s Future

My wife, Carrie is an avid reader of the "AMB" and often comments on advice she read or DIY tips she learned when it...

You Can Do It: Juggling Children and Higher Education

Children don’t always arrive at an opportune time.  Some are planned; some are not.  When it’s the latter, unexpected change is thrust upon you. ...

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