Tip To Find The Best Summer Camp For Your Kids

How To Find The Perfect Summer Camp For Your Child

My daughter Amelia had a horrible experience the first time she went to summer camp. It wasn’t the camp’s fault. It was mine. I was rushed (as usual) with figuring out a plan and signed her up for a day camp that was popular with some other kids in her school without really thinking about what...

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How to help the homeless with your kids in an impactful way and still have fun.

How To Help The Homeless and Have Fun

Do you ever unintentionally overschedule yourself? I signed myself and Amelia up to volunteer at a men’s overnight shelter in our neighborhood on the same day that I also said I’d host one of her Brownie Troop meets. Of course, I didn’t even realize this when I was making those commitments. While I was thinking...

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frozen chocolate smoothie with peppermint

Sugar Detox For Kids: Chocolate Candy Cane Smoothie

I cringe when I think about how much sugar my kids consumed over the holidays. From the first gingerbread house making party in early December to our recent cookie bake-athon during the Polar Vortex, Amelia and Lucy have had some sort of sugary treat every day. It’s time for a sugar detox!

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