Author Archive | Charlene Beil


DIY Flower Pot Teacher Gifts

As a teacher, I know what it feels like to receive a touching comment from a student. Those small words of gratitude brighten my whole week.  It makes everything worth it.  I also know how hard it is to keep going when you don’t feel like you make a difference. Trying new things daily, always […]

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Plant a Seed

The Fun of Mud As a young girl, I loved playing in the dirt, making mud pies, and getting messy. Now that I have two young girls of my own, I found myself thinking about the backyard. My daughters need a place to play. A place to explore. I want the sound of children playing […]

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Evening Story Time: Fountain Hills Library

Did you know that the Library now offers a Story Time for toddlers (3-5) in the evening? My children have been attending our local library story times since they were born. Unfortunately, I have only been able to accompany them a few times since I work during the day. I often wished I could attend […]

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Valentines DIY: Kids Homemade Cards

This year is the first year my, 4-year-old, daughter has to take Valentine’s Day cards to preschool. We have read a lot of books about Valentine’s Day recently, which has made her excited to participate in the Valentine’s Day festivities. She has already expressed a desire to create individual cards for each of her friends […]

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