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8 Lessons learned from participating in youth sports

February 8, 2018

We each have our own reasons for participating in a sport or supporting our children in their endeavors. Many athletes are revered because we all […]

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10 Christmas books for kids and families

December 6, 2017

Christmas is most often revered as a merry time of year, and rightly so, with lots of holiday treats, family time, time off from school […]

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10 Thanksgiving movies for families and kids

November 6, 2017

The holidays bring back so many childhood memories of family time – cooking and baking holiday food with family members, curling up on the couch […]

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20 Things teachers don’t need to know about your kids

August 22, 2017

As moms are busy getting their kids ready for the school year, some might even make a list of all the things every teacher should […]

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9 Tips for an awesome school year

August 11, 2017

As much as I hate to think of summer ending, it’s time to think about the beginning of a new school year. To begin is […]

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8 Ways moms can impact the environment

April 11, 2017

I have always known that there are things that I can do to conserve natural resources. With three small children, it is not easy to […]

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Protect physical education: Active kids do better in school

April 3, 2017

This post reflects a compensated editorial partnership with Voices for Healthy Kids, a joint initiative of the American Heart Association and Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. […]

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Dig in! Gardening with kids

March 31, 2017

The U.S. Department of Agriculture estimates that more than 60 percent of our children do not eat the recommended amount of fruits and vegetables they […]

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