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I don’t feel guilty about it. Not one bit. And if you ask me, neither should you. I must start by saying that whatever you choose to do for your family is your business. We all believe we’re making the...
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I got schooled the other day on how to be a perfect parent. No, the advice didn’t come from a world-renowned child psychologist. Maybe I would have actually listened to it then? Nope, this particular event was from a fellow...
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Finally. The warm weather is here and we can head outside. It’s what we’ve been waiting for all winter long. There’s no time like the present to visit the beach, the pool, or the park. Family time at its...
The highly rated Netflix show 13 Reasons Why came storming onto the media scene in 2017 and has left us talking ever since. It's apparent that the content shared in this highly controversial show is striking a cord with...
I wish there was a way to break down how much time a mother spends worrying about EVERYTHING. Everywhere we turn and everything we do leaves us with an unsettled feeling about something, making it impossible to turn off...
To my future teenage children, As I write to you now my beautiful children, you are each so very young. You are full of innocence and wide-eyed wonder at the world around you – each new day an opportunity for...
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16 Holiday Children’s Books to Enjoy with Your Family

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Is there even a better time than the holidays to snuggle up and read a book by the fire? Our family is big on...

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