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Giving Your Child A Competent Leg Up In Life
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Giving Your Child A Competent Leg Up In Life

As parents, we all want our children to have a great life. Even if our own life was fraught with difficulties, it can all seem acceptable if the efforts go towards giving our children a better shot. It can be easy to understand this on the surface, but without gatekeeping, you only truly recognize the...

Keep Your Kids Engaged On A Budget
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Keep Your Kids Engaged On A Budget

Parenting is hard. But even harder than that is trying to keep your kids engaged and interested when you don’t have a huge amount of money to spend. Let’s face it, most of the things that we can do with our kids, from taking them to the pool, to trips, to the movies are going...

Quiet Time Boxes – Summer Edition
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Quiet Time Boxes – Summer Edition

It’s official – we are on summer break. We are a little behind on our summer bucket list but we will get there. For now we are just ready to enjoy some much needed time outside and stop the routines – even if it is just for a little while. But I also know that...

A letter to myself on Mother’s day.
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A letter to myself on Mother’s day.

Hey there mama. Happy early Mother’s Day.  How are you? I know life seems like it’s pulling you in a million directions at times. You can’t focus or keep it together sometimes. You feel helpless and defeated and want to run. But don’t!!! Because MAMA friend – you’ve done an amazing job thus far. Even...