Candy Deal

Candy Deal

Educational Specialist Candy Deal is a writer, teacher and mother. She's happy to report that her three kids, now grown and mostly on their own, all march to the beat of a different drummer.


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    Coloring Outside The Lines – How to Encourage Your Child’s Creativity

    Two-year-old Kristy makes a train across Mommy and Daddy’s bed by lining up Daddy’s socks heel to toe. Natalie, 21 months, adorns her arm with cookie cutters, points and says, “See b’acelets.” Both of these toddlers are expressing creativity. Creativity is making something new from something old. When Natalie dons the cookie cutters for bracelets, … [Read more...]