Mireille Breau

17 Flips | 5 Magazines | 2 Followers | @MireilleBreau | Keep up with Mireille Breau on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Mireille Breau”

10 EASY PRESCHOOL SCIENCE EXPERIMENTS - Kids Activities

• Rock Garden – Use a few household items to grow crystals on rocks. Let your kids add in their own ingredients to find out which help grow the …

Preschoolers 101: Understanding Preschooler Development

Your toddler is now preschool age -- learn what behaviors to expect and how to nurture independence during the preschool years.<p><b>What defines a preschooler?</b><p>A child of 3 or 4 is considered a preschooler. So whether or not your child is attending a formal preschool program, he is no longer a toddler. …

Parenting

6 Things Preschool Teachers Won't Say

There are certain insights preschool teachers may not be able to share, but a few opened up and revealed (in confidence!) what they want parents to know.<p>Have you ever wondered what your child's preschool teacher isn't telling you? It's not that she's keeping big secrets, but there may be certain …

Parenting

How to Prepare Your Child for Preschool

Starting preschool is a big step for a child, and parents can play an essential role in preparing their little one for this new experience. Here are a few simple strategies to ensure a smooth transition.<p>Don't Overprepare<p>"There's no need to start preparing your child for preschool months in advance" …

Kids

Toddlers & Preschoolers

The smart parent's guide to coping with your kid's fits.<p>It's your child's first love, and the breakup can be tough. Survive the pacifier weaning stage with these tried-and-true tactics.<p>Don't assume your toddler's cough is just a cold--it could be something more threatening. Here's what to look for …

Parenting

How to Prepare Your Child For Preschool

The first day of preschool can be overwhelming. Make the transition to school easier by working on your munchkin's social and learning skills before he sets foot in the classroom.<p>[MUSIC] When people ask me how they can prepare their child for preschool, I always tell them you have to remember three …

Pre-school

100 Days of Play Challenge

Would you like to reconnect with your children? Do you need an excuse to turn off the television? Or how about simply having a good time? Then join …

Flower Power on It's Playtime

Flowers, flowers everywhere! Here are some great posts from last weeks <b>It's Playtime</b> link party. <br>Join Craft to Art and the 100 Days of Play challenge …

Playing with Nature on It's Playtime

Although the weather has been wacky EVERYWHERE, for most it's a great time of year to get outside and explore nature. This week on <b>It's Playtime</b> I'm …

Extreme weight loss: 5 key strategies

You see it on TV all the time: People losing hundreds of pounds, going from couch potatoes to athletes, transforming themselves into different (and happier) human beings.<p>How do they do it when most people struggle to lose 10 or 15 pounds? Big weight loss requires big lifestyle changes that stick …

Weight loss success: It's a marathon, not a sprint - CNN.com

Nicole Durham had participated in sports most of her life, but she says it wasn't enough to keep the extra pounds from piling on.<p>HIDE CAPTION<p>Small steps to lose 100 pounds<p>Small steps to lose 100 pounds<p>Small steps to lose 100 pounds<p>Small steps to lose 100 pounds<p>Small steps to lose 100 pounds<p>Small …

What's Your Real Motivation?

We all want to be healthier, but why? What's our real purpose? Even the strongest resolve can collapse if you're trying to change for someone …

Who Do You Think You Are? Why You're in Control of Your Destiny

Sometimes when I'm about to take a big risk, go for something important or step out in a bold way in my life, a judgmental question will pop up in my …

17 Quotes That Will Help You Discover Your Life's Purpose

40 Boneless, Skinless Chicken Breast Recipes That Are NOT Boring

No dry, flavorless chicken here—you'll want to make everything from crispy cutlets to flavorful soups.<p><b>Chicken breast may be everyone's go-to lean protein</b>—but, man, can it be <i>boring</i>. Too often it's an overcooked afterthought, sautéed and tossed into pasta or tumbled over some greens. Nobody likes …