Transitioning to Elementary School

Chatting with my friend Sydney Smith about transitioning to kindergarten. I’ve been thinking a lot about getting my own son ready for kindergarten and moving to such a big building.  We discuss academics, independence skills and tips to make the transition easier.

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Boys in the Kitchen – Twice Baked Potato Eggs

Product links on this post may be sponsored/non-sponsored affiliate links. Boys Built Better will receive a small percentage of any purchase you make after clicking such links. There is no extra cost or charges to you. Thank you for your support. Foster your son’s independence One of the things I am working on while we…

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Surviving the Summer with Boys

Product links on this post may be sponsored/non-sponsored affiliate links. Boys Built Better will receive a small percentage of any purchase you make after clicking such links. There is no extra cost or charges to you. Thank you for your support. Solo Episode, chatting about all things summer! Organizing yourself and your kiddos, fun activities,…

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Summer Planner Lessons for Tweens

Product links on this post may be sponsored/non-sponsored affiliate links. Boys Built Better will receive a small percentage of any purchase you make after clicking such links. There is no extra cost or charges to you. Thank you for your support. I use a planner, in fact I’m pretty much obsessed with mine.  A few…

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Mental Well-being of Boys with Kyle Douglas

Product links on this post may be sponsored/non-sponsored affiliate links. Boys Built Better will receive a small percentage of any purchase you make after clicking such links. There is no extra cost or charges to you. Thank you for your support. Interview with Kyle Douglas, chatting about the mental health of boys with tips on…

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Growth and Development of Boys with Pediatrician Roy Benaroch

Last Fall, at my oldest son’s 11 year checkup, the pediatrician mentioned the onset of puberty. Sounds silly, but I hadn’t really thought about it before and I certainly didn’t know about the changes my son was about to go through.  (If you need a great puberty resource, check out the book I bought for my…

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Encouraging Reluctant Readers with Acting

Product links on this post may be sponsored/non-sponsored affiliate links. Boys Built Better will receive a small percentage of any purchase you make after clicking such links. There is no extra cost or charges to you. Thank you for your support. I have a reluctant reader. He can read, just would prefer not to. Because…

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Getting Started with Perler Beads

Product links on this post may be sponsored/non-sponsored affiliate links. Boys Built Better will receive a small percentage of any purchase you make after clicking such links. There is no extra cost or charges to you. Thank you for your support. I love to find activities that keep my kids engaged in something for long…

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Welcome to Boys Built Better

Welcome to the show! In this episode you will learn a little more about Boys Built Better and its host, Jessica Crow. Jessica is a mom to 3 boys aged 5, 9 and 11 who decided to get into podcasting after a particularly hard year as a parent. The Boys Built Better podcast is a…

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Best Workbooks for Pre-K Children

Product links on this post may be sponsored/non-sponsored affiliate links. Boys Built Better will receive a small percentage of any purchase you make after clicking such links. There is no extra cost or charges to you. Thank you for your support. Best Workbooks for Pre-K Having been a teacher for so many years, I have…

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