Giving Back – the Importance of Teaching Kids How to be Thankful and Generous

At this time of the year, we stop to reflect on all the things that make us thankful. A roof over our head when so many are homeless, food in our stomachs when so many go hungry, and the love of friends and family when so many are alone. As parents, it’s so important to pass on our values to …

Ladybug’s Blog Featured in VoyagePhoenix Magazine!

We have exciting news to share! Ladybug’s Blog own Jill “mamabug” Frier was recently featured as a Trailblazer in VoyagePhoenix Magazine!  This is an exciting milestone for Ladybug’s Blog and our parent organization Ladybug Writer. We want to send a huge THANK YOU to all of our regular readers! You made this possible. And an equally huge thank you to VoyagePhoenix …

One Proud Mamabug – Ladybug Received a Kindness Project Award

The weekend before Mother’s Day, on May 5th (yes, Cinco de Mayo), Mamabug and Papabug had the honor of watching our very own Ladybug receive recognition for showing kindness at her school. She was selected by her teachers, out of all of the second grade students in her school, for always demonstrating kindness and caring to others. This Kindness Project recognition …

A Season of Light – Holiday Light Displays Around Phoenix

[Published in the November 2017 edition of the North Tatum Times} ‘Tis the season for the wonders and magic of holiday light shows! Whether you celebrate Diwali, Hanukkah, Kwanza or Christmas, beautiful and festive lights are probably a big part of your holiday celebrations. Nothing warms the heart on a cold evening in the desert like the twinkling glow of lights, …