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The Timeless Art of Building Forts

Whether it’s a rainy day or just plain sweltering outside, or if I just feel like wearing my pajamas all day indoor crafts and projects are a favorite in my house. One of our favorite indoor activities: Building forts and clubhouses. It’s a timeless pastime that every kid is sure to enjoy. Youngsters have been crafting their own […]

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Inside the Mind of Dyslexia

Do you remember the old Charlie Brown specials? You know the scenes when the Peanuts are in class, and their teacher is talking. We in the audience hear, “Wah, wah, wah, wah, wah,”  but all the Peanuts seem to understand what their teacher is saying in spite of our inability to understand her. Being dyslexic feels […]

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What to Do if Your Child Needs Plastic Surgery {Sponsored}

Disclaimer :: Kirby Plastic Surgery sponsored this post and provided helpful information about ins and outs of pediatric plastic surgery.  Learning that your child needs plastic surgery can prompt a flood of questions about what to expect. While researching the basics on your own can be helpful, it’s never a good idea to fully rely on “Dr. Google,” […]

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Peanut Allergy

Dear Food Allergy Parent: You Are Noticed

For all parents, keeping a child alive and well and safe can be a challenge. It takes attention to detail and a lot of work to remind our children of the simple dangers that lurk all around, even in innocent places. We turn our backs for three seconds, and our toddler decides to see just how […]

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Best Boy Ever

Embracing My Child “As Is”

It Took About 30 Seconds The sonographer pointed to what was apparently NOT an arm, wrote “It’s A BOY!” on the screen, and I had his entire childhood mapped out. He would love books and be gregarious like me, in addition to being brilliant in math and science like his father. He would play soccer […]

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