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Inside Me Lives A Village – Must Read

Inside Me Lives A Village is a new book by Nadine Levitt that empowers children to identify, acknowledge and direct the many feelings that live inside them. Feelings are a part of life, whether you feel happy, angry, sad, or shy, but they can feel even bigger and overwhelming to children. With beautiful illustrations by…

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It Takes A Village

Single mom. That's me. There are many more of us now, it seems. Since Day One, my life as a mother has been pre-defined by these two words that carry a mixed review in the general populace, even in today's modern world. Honestly though, some days I'm grateful for the simplicity of parenting when it's…

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Felicity Huffman Knows It Takes A Village

Felicity Huffman knows it takes a village to raise a child. That’s why she turns to her sisters for advice. I dont feel like I have an ingrained talent for parenting. A lot of what I know comes from my sisters and what theyve done with their children and books Ive read, the ‘Desperate Housewives’ star, 48, reveals in the February issue of Scholastic Parent & Child.

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It Takes A Village

The past year Ive been working with a group of creative business developers out of NYC, creating a website designed to support family caregivers in an entirely new sort of way. Were now close to launch, and I want to invite Modern Moms to join us as we explore exciting new ways to support each other.

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The Christmas Village Collector

As much as I try not to have an overwhelming amount of things surrounding us in our home, there is a major, huge, gigantic exception and that would be Christmas decorations! I love to decorate for Christmas, and embarrassingly enough have about 100,000 boxes of Christmas decorations that take up space and add to the clutter. The difference is these boxes of stuff make me happy and I have no desire to get rid of ANY of them. Just call me a Christmas decor hoarder.