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Losing my Parenting Stride in Kindergarten Bootcamp

I rock this parenting thing… until suddenly, I don’t. Last summer I hit my parenting stride as a veteran mother of three, I had gained confidence and skills. Or, at least that is how I felt. I had a well behaved four year old preschool graduate; a beautiful, happy two year old; and an easy, […]

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Keeping Chaos at Bay: Four Tips to Staying Organized as a Mom

Organization is not my natural inclination. As a single person, that worked out most of the time. I probably was not as productive as I could be, but I organized the big stuff – I knew where my extra checkbooks were and could find my socks. Low bar, I know! I vaguely hoped for more […]

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10 Reasons to Pack a Bento Lunch for Your Child

When my oldest child was born, he was breastfed exclusively.  Six months later, he was dining on carefully crafted homemade baby food. None of that mattered as he became a typical picky toddler asking for pizza, pop-tarts, and macaroni for every meal by the age of two.  I sadly sent him off to kindergarten with a […]

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Four Things to Consider Before Taking Your Kids Out of School for Vacation

What is your opinion on taking kids out of school for a vacation? As a travel agent, this is a question I hear from my clients a lot. I wish there was a clear-cut answer I could give them, but unfortunately there is not. However, there are several factors that I recommend to them to […]

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Planning for Success: Organization for the Busy Mom

I’m a procrastinator, but I’m a planner. I’m organized, but I’m creative. I’m a housewife, but I’m busy. That’s why I’ve fallen in love with the new planner movement taking over social media sites like Instagram and Pinterest.  Gone are the days of a plain white calendar kept tidy.  Welcome to putting your high school […]

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Forget Valentine’s Day- I Have a Date Every Week!

Forget Valentine’s Day. I have a standing date every week. We’re not very exciting, we go to the same place, eat the same meals and sit in the same spot. Every week, without fail. Some people may not consider it very exciting, but it works for us. My standing date is my son. My wonderful, […]

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