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One of my favourite things to talk about is adoption, and one of my favourite things about...

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Giving Kids More Responsibility

We do a lot for our boys. When I say that, I mean we literally do a lot of things FOR them....

Kids With Special Interests

Kids With Special Interests

Do you have a kid who has an unusual interest?  We parents are constantly surrounded by kids who...

Spiced Apple Toddy

Spiced Apple Toddy

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How to talk to preschoolers (and get what you want)

A parent trying to get a cranky preschooler to cooperate with a routine task (such as getting...

Being a Parent Volunteer

Being a Parent Volunteer

Even before my kids were in school, I knew I wanted to be a parent volunteer. There’s just...

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Fun Fall Scavenger Hunt (with printable!)

Fun Fall Scavenger Hunt (with printable!)

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What Teachers Want Parents to Know About the Home and School Relationship

In late August a viral video surfaced online of a woman named Dena Blizzard rampaging through...
What To Do With All Those Halloween Costumes

What To Do With All Those Halloween Costumes

Seventy-eight. Yes, that is the number of Halloween costumes I’ve had to deal with in my...

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Surprising Post-Halloween Dental Care Tips

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