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Simple Ways to Grow Closer as a Family

Summer is a busy time, with vacations, barbecues, sports, the kids are on school break, you name it. In our house at least, it feels like the family is flying in all different directions at once and don’t always connect. Time is one of the threads that help weave a strong feeling of family togetherness … Continue reading Simple Ways to Grow Closer as a Family

New Page – Individual, Family, and Parenting Resources

Hey all- I just wanted to let you know that I have added a page called Individual, Family, and Parenting Resources which includes links to and telephone numbers for a lot of great resources. There is information on child care, product recalls, domestic abuse, homelessness, legal assistance, and much more. Please check it out!     … Continue reading New Page – Individual, Family, and Parenting Resources

ABC and 123: Our Favorite Educational TV

Television time is always a subject that ruffles parents' feathers. At our well child check doctor visits the provider always says to limit TV time to an hour a day or less. If you'd let them, my kids would watch TV all day, and I'm sure yours would too. But how much TV do kids … Continue reading ABC and 123: Our Favorite Educational TV