Another summer has ended and kids are back in school. Homework, bedtime routines, and chaotic schedules are again, part of our lives.Read More
Soon, kids will be heading back to school. No matter what grade your student is in, there are always mixed emotions. While some parents are relieved to get their child back in a routine, I’m always rather bummed. I love summer and enjoy having my children around.Read More
It seems like just yesterday we moved our daughter into her dorm for the start of her freshman year. In a few short weeks, she’ll be starting her junior year.Read More
When warm weather is here, many look for ways to enjoy our time outside. One of those ways is to get on a bicycle and go for a ride. With school a few weeks away, a bicycle can also turn into the main mode of transportation.Read More
If you’ve ever been to a college town, it’s common to see bicyclists and moped riders everywhere. Both forms of transportation make it easy and affordable for college kids to get around.Read More
Being an insurance geek, I observe things others do not. For example, when I drive through a neighborhood, I don’t look at the front of a home, I look at the roof. When my wife says, “That house looks nice,” I respond by saying, “So does the roof.”Read More
If you’re sending your child off to college for their first year, it can be an emotional and overwhelming time in your life. My wife and I are sending our oldest daughter to college in a few weeks and have experienced a variety of feelings such as excitement, nervousness, and sadness. Thank goodness for chocolate!
From the importance of sportsmanship, to the ups and downs of winning and losing, sports and recreational activities offer children opportunities to gain great life experience and build confidence. But as the number of children participating in sports increases, so does the prevalence of sports-related injuries. Knowing key injury prevention practices is the first step to encouraging your kids to develop good habits with a focus on injury prevention.Read More