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Family Parties: Combining Spring Celebrations

Family Parties: Combining Spring Celebrations

Every May, our family celebrates my son’s birthday – this year he is turning 6! But unlike years past, this year, his birthday celebration was not only a little early but also a little unique. ...

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Get Moving! Family Fitness Resources

Get Moving! Family Fitness Resources

Physical activity is a critical component to wellness, yet for busy families, it’s often difficult to find the energy or time for fitness after all of our other daily work/life responsibilities. Does it seem impossible to fit one more thing ...

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April School Vacation “Staycation” Week

April School Vacation “Staycation” Week

Staycation: A term coined back in 2005 by Webster’s Dictionary to describe a vacation spent at home or nearby. This year, with April school vacation week falling just three weeks after our recent family trip to Walt Disney ...

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#SocialParenting: Easter & Spring Crafts for Kids

#SocialParenting: Easter & Spring Crafts for Kids

With winter officially in the books and springtime holidays, like Easter, approaching quickly, it’s a great time to pull out the art supplies and let kids get creative with some spring-themed craft projects. Pinterest is a ...

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Springtime & Kids: A Letter to the School Nurse

Springtime & Kids: A Letter to the School Nurse

There was a glimmer of sunshine and warmth last week, and it broke my resolve. And I’ve been feeling a little guilty ever since, so I wanted to write this open letter to my daughter’s school ...

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Best Outdoor Toys for the Backyard

Best Outdoor Toys for the Backyard

The season of spending our nights and weekends outside has begun and I couldn’t be happier. I grew up spending endless amounts of time outside in my backyard during the warmer months and I’m excited ...

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Spring Activities for Families: Our Bucket List

Spring Activities for Families: Our Bucket List

It’s been a long winter and there appears to be no end in sight. In an effort to take my mind off the freezing temperatures and relentless threats of potential snowfall, I decided to start ...

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Spring Cleaning: Kids’ Clothes

Spring Cleaning: Kids’ Clothes

My husband and I spent the weekend sorting through bags and bins of kids’ clothes. At one point I looked at all the shirts, pants, pajamas, dresses, shoes, jackets and so on, and wondered how ...

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Ten Things I’m Looking Forward to this Spring

I thought about writing a top ten things I hate about winter list, but I’m trying to keep things more positive. So even though we’re still buried in snow, and the temperature today is about ...

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Springtime Hopes – Dashed

A few days before the “official” start of Spring, Olivia started planning for the big event. She did what all girls naturally do…picked out her nail polish color. LOL! And she started the countdown. On ...

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