Meet Kristin Quinn – an award-winning Blogger and Lifestyle Expert with 15 plus years experience in Sales & Marketing. “Misadventures in Mommyhood” author Kristin has written a book with the same name and brings a humorous and heartfelt take on parenting with both a national and international audience. She shares with us how to embrace the daily joys of being a parent.
Ok, who needs some parenting advice? If you said, “Not me!” – you’re probably not a parent. We could all use some help along the way in this journey called parenting – it’s not an easy gig. Every time you think you’ve mastered a phase…your kid moves on to the next (equally challenging) one. Whether you’re the parent of a special needs kid, multiples, a new born, high school kids or whatever your role may be – Early Choices would like to give you a hand.
Meet Jacey Bagwell, a single mother living in Early County. As a part of Early Choices’ continued efforts to support local parents in raising happy, confident kids, we are bringing you profiles of local parents and grandparents as well as inviting guest bloggers from across the country to write about their own experiences.
Parenting is hard enough…finding time to get a little advice can feel impossible! Early Choices’ new Facebook Live Series, Straight Talk for Parents, delivers just what you need. Short, informative classes, streamed live from Facebook during lunch. Eat, ask questions, learn – all from your phone, tablet or computer! BOOM. Ready to join us? Read more for a list of classes and times!
Meet Melissa Pezza – part-time dentist, married mother of three small children, and author of the critically-acclaimed blog, “The Mommyhood Chronicles.” She discusses with Early Choices the challenges of technology in our children’s lives – and how to face it head on! Read more.
“Raising Resilient Children, ” a free parenting workshop presented by Early Choices, will be held March 29th, 10 AM to 12 PM at the Early County Family Connection Office. The workshop features two primary areas of focus: raising resilient children and taking care of yourself as a parent at the same time, which is no easy feat!
Early Choices’ “Be the Wall” t-shirts and limited edition commemorative posters are now available! The art poster ($5 unframed and $10 framed) and the tshirts ($12 for Youth and $15 for Adults) make a perfect gifts – just email us at [email protected] or call 229.723.5122 to pick up yours before the big day!
On Wednesday, November 16th, Early County citizens from all walks of life came together to paint a mural. This mural represents the decision for our community’s adults to “Be the Wall” between teens and alcohol, and it will be displayed at events and at Early County High School to create and maintain awareness about this initiative.
On Wednesday, November 16th, Early Choices will kick off a mural painting event called “Be The Wall” at Early County High School. The mural idea was developed as a way to bring the community together to reinforce the importance of preventing alcohol abuse among our community teens. Read more.
Each generation of kids looks for new ways to get high. Recent trends indicate they are increasingly turning to prescription (Rx) or over-the-counter (OTC) medicines. Read more.