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Summer Time Tips and Truths!

It is mid May and summer break is rapidly approaching us. To me this means longer days, BBQs, vacation if you are lucky enough, and fun for all. Well, not really. It also means an influx of kids in and out of the house. It means that many more scheduled play dates to be arranged with the parents. That many more pick ups, and drop offs, hellos and goodbyes. That many more snack times, lunch times, and time outs. We all see those summer time

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Fall is the New Spring

We’re one month into autumn. School and work and life schedules have reverted to some sort of “normal” structure. Sweaters and suits have come out of closets to replace bikinis and sunglasses. Leaves are changing from green to red, gold, and brown, or, depending on where you are, have already begun to fall. There’s a…

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Tips For Road Trips With Kids

Summer is upon us and vacations are being planned as we speak! The meaning of a summer vacation is quite different now that I have kids. When I was younger, I would envision my summer vacations to look something like an MTV music video. Now the resemblance is more like a National Lampoon's Vacation movie.…