Category: Bend Nest Fall 2016

Juggling Act

Local Working Families Try to Find Balance By Annette Benedetti “Work-life balance,”everyone is talking about it, doctors are recommending it, and companies are touting it as the benefit that makes them the best place...

Bilingual Bliss

Discover the benefits of early foreign language exposure By Susan M. Botich     Today, for children to grow to be successful adults in our global community, mastering at least one foreign language is...

Parenting Technology

Finding the Right Tech

From parenting to kid’s education, the web offers a plethora of amazing tools By Jaclyn Brandt With the constant expansion and evolution of technology. it can be a challenge to sort through the many...

An Eye on Success

Catching up with Shay Mikalson Bend-LaPine Superintendent of Schools By Lizzie Katz Feeling a little overwhelmed staring at your to-do list for the new school year?  Well, you’re not alone.  Meet Shay Mikalson.  He’s...