Paige Janes

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Paige is a DC area native who grew up in Bethesda, Maryland. After a 5-year stint in San Diego with her husband, they moved back to DC to start their family. They have two daughters, Coco (2016) and Fay (2018). Paige loves exploring everything the city has to offer, especially kid-friendly museums, parks, and coffee shops, and is looking forward to discovering more as her daughters continue to grow. Paige loves coffee, pilates, and writing.

4 Benefits of Bilingual Education

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Have you considered bilingual education for your child? It’s growing in popularity, and for good reason - there are concrete benefits for children who learn to speak and read two (or more!) languages.  Here are...

Preschool Open House Guide

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Thinking about preschool but not sure where to begin? There are tons of online resources available (including our Comprehensive Preschool Guide!), which are a great start. But, you'll never really know for sure if a...

Comprehensive Guide to Preschools in the DC Area

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What a year! Who could have predicted the challenges we'd face with schooling - virtual, hybrid, in-person... the list goes on. Luckily, we are fortunate our region has some of the best schools in...

17 Best Holiday Toys and Gifts for 4-Year-Old Girls in 2020

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A few months before my daughter’s fourth birthday, I realized she was changing … a lot. Her language was more sophisticated, her interests were shifting, and she suddenly seemed like a kid instead of...

5 Things Every Postpartum Mom Needs to Know

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Whether you’re expecting your first baby or your fourth, the days and weeks postpartum are a whirlwind of adjustments to your new normal—your new baby, your new body, and your new family dynamic. And...

Pregnancy & Postpartum Guide

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Covid has changed almost every aspect of our lives over the last few months, one thing has remained the same - pregnancy and birth. With all of the uncertainty right now surrounding the process, both...

6 Lasting Benefits of Summer Camp in 2020

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When you think about summer camp, what comes to mind? For most of us, the benefits of summer camp include playing outside, making new friends, and enjoying a break from school. This summer might...

Bald Eagle Study Grants Wings to Student-Scientists at Geneva Day School

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Talon. . . Aerie. . . Raptor! These words fly to mind as Geneva Day School pre-kindergartners pull out their science notebooks for observation of the National Arboretum Eagle Camera. Trained on a nest, tucked...
Sandy Spring Friends School - Student-Centric Learning

The Student-Centric Learning Advantage at Sandy Spring Friends School

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When you look back at your school experience, what do you see? For many of us, vivid memories come back of sitting silently at our desks, taking notes as our teachers lectured or wrote...

2019’s Best New Toys for the Holidays (For Boys and Girls!)

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Wicked Uncle USA is a unique toy store that opened in the DC area to serve all the USA just two years ago with one mission – to help parents find fun, great value,...

From Bookworms to Butterflies: Geneva Day School Grants Wings to Generations of Readers

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How many of us could start a bedtime story with “Once upon a time, not so long ago, I went to the same preschool that you now attend!”? A number of Geneva Day School parents...

The Early Learning Program at BASIS Independent McLean: Instilling Wonder and Inquiry in Students...

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The earliest years of a child’s life are filled with crucial “a-ha!” moments as they make countless connections between thoughts, topics, and their surroundings. They absorb new ideas like sponges, fueled by a sense...

Get to Know The Winchester School in Silver Spring

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Searching for a local school for your early learner? It can be a daunting task, especially with so many excellent options in the DC area. Today, we’re highlighting one of the area’s top-rated preschools,...

The Power of Play for Preschoolers

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Children need the freedom and time to play. Play is not a luxury. Play is a necessity. ~ Kay Redfield Jamison  All moms have witnessed ubiquitous games of “lava” that break out whenever a group...