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100th Day of School

Hip, Hip, Hooray! It’s the 100th Day!

It’s almost here: The 100th day of school! A whole day dedicated to a very important guest of honor: the number 100. Kiddos have a blast showing what they can do with the number 100 in math, science, art, reading and writing! All moms and dads should also celebrate, because you made it through the […]

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Stuck in the Middle: Advice for Pre-Teens

Stuck in the Middle: Advice for the Parents of Pre-Teens

Think being a teenager is hard? Try being a pre-teen. You still like kids’ toys, playing outside with your friends, building on MineCraft, and watching the Disney Channel. But you also like “cool” stuff like celebrities, pop music, YouTube, and iPhones. If you’re a girl, you’re probably playing with make-up, but Barbies are only sometimes […]

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DearOtherMom

Dear Other Mom, You Win

Dear other mom, I see you everywhere. At dance class on Saturday morning, you arrive with your freshly painted manicure and pedicure. Your daughter, poised and sporting the same hairdo, smiles at me in a similar fashion, while you help her with her ballet shoes. Later in the week, our paths cross at Taekwondo, where […]

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NewYearSameMe

New Year, Same Me

We’re all guilty of using the phrase, “new year, new me,” and this year I’m not even going to try with that mess. I’ve tried sticking to workout regiments, fads, and meditation. The only one that truly lasted was meditation. This year, I’m not trying to stick to a resolution. This year, I’m putting myself […]

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Robo Mom is Now How I Mom

Robo Mom is “Now” How I Mom

“Robo mom! Mommy you are going to be like a robot,” expressed my six year old with excitement. Those were not exactly the comforting words I was seeking, but coming from my daughter they made me smile and laugh, knowing she understood what was going to happen to mommy. Behind my smile was fear, stress, […]

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