Assumptions and Parenting: Are your assumptions making you a bad parent?

When I first learned what it meant to assume, my teacher taught me that doing so makes an A** of “u” and “me”. It was a silly, borderline inappropriate, ditty to help kids remember what it means to assume, and to this day, I haven’t forgotten that little lesson. Assumptions, while often justified, do not […]

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Kid Friendly Kale Recipes

Let’s talk about kale and all its awesomeness! Kale is the new spinach right? All the rage! And there’s good reason for that too. Here are some facts about the wonderful, magical, veritable vegetable…KALE! Here are seven reasons to eat more kale: 1. Immunity: Kale is rich in immune-boosting  antioxidants including vitamins A, C and […]

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10 Reasons to Travel While You and Your Children Are Young

Travel is my passion, so you don’t have to tell me twice to travel now and later. However, I have a lot of friends who keep putting travel off. “I will get there someday” or “We will go when the kids are a little older” or “After we retire, we will have the time and […]

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Halloween Candy: The Tummy Ache Debate

It’s that time of year again. Halloween! My kids get so excited about costumes, decorating, fun food and trick or treating. It is undeniably their favorite Holiday. Me on the other hand, I see it as a time of stress and junk food! Attempting to scrape together cute and creative Halloween costumes on a budget, […]

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