Read some articles from back issues of the print edition and supplemental content.
<strong>Hass Avocado Pesto</strong>
Stress is a part of everyday life, one of the things that most adults are accustomed to dealing with, but the same “stressed out” adults are typically surprised to learn just how common stress is for those in early childhood. The difference is that life experience has taught adults coping mechanisms, or has at least provided the tools and resources to seek out assistance when faced with stressors. However children are at a great disadvantage. They often do not understand the cause of the stress, typically cannot communicate their feelings and/or frustrations, and are at a lost for how to combat it. Thus, it’s up to the adults to learn how to identify sources, recognize the symptoms and become proactive in minimizing children’s exposure to undue stressors.
FIREWORKS! The sign on the rooftop was about the same size as the building. My grip on the steering wheel tightened and my pulse quickened. A much-smaller sign said: Fresh Roasted Peanuts.
I bet you think it’s impossible for busy moms to enjoy their summer while accomplishing all they have to do each day, right? Well, I beg to differ. Moms can do anything we put our minds to, but it will require some scheduling, planning, and maybe even a bit of creative blackmailing to make this goal a reality, but it’s completely doable.
<em>I am deathly afraid of the water and never learned to swim. I don’t want my kids to grow up the same way but I am also terrified for them to be near water. Please help!</em>
<strong>Total Time:</strong> 1 hour, 47 minutes
<strong>Makes</strong>: 16 servings (½ cup each)